Brant Farris was bad news for opposing pitchers on Thursday, driving in eight on three hits to lead Modoc past Cardinals 18-5 on Thursday. Farris drove in runs on a triple in the first, a double in the third, and a home run in the third.
Cardinals scored four runs in the fifth inning, but Modoc still managed to pull out the victory. Cardinals big bats were led by Mark Tierney, Tony Harvot, Kevin Fought, and Joe Lowry, all knocking in runs in the inning.
In the first inning, Modoc got their offense started. Farris tripled on a 1-0 count, scoring three runs.
Modoc tallied 15 runs in the third inning. Farris, Mike Cave, Bill Kelly, Jay Langston, Matt Garrabrants, and Dave Lovell powered the big inning with RBIs.
Kelly earned the win for Modoc. He surrendered one run on three hits over four innings, striking out two and walking zero. Jerry Anderson and Cave entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
Jason Gutierrez took the loss for Cardinals. He allowed four hits and three runs over two innings, walking one.
Modoc smacked one home run on the day. Farris went deep in the third inning.
Modoc totaled 18 hits in the game. Farris, Langston, Garrabrants, Chris Cec, Cave, Kelly, Chris Clark, and Lovell each had multiple hits for Modoc. Farris went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Modoc in hits.
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Brant went 3-4 with a HR and 8 RBI's on the day. Farris was a single short of the cycle.
Mike Cave .462
Chris Cec 7
Brant Farris 8
Brant Farris 1
Bill Kelly .933
Mike Cave 1
Bill Kelly 2
Bill Kelly 9
2B: Mike Cave, Brant Farris, Bill Kelly, Jay Langston
3B: Brant Farris
HR: Brant Farris
TB: Jerry Anderson, Mike Cave 3, Chris Cec 2, Chris Clark 2, Brant Farris 9, Matt Garrabrants 2, Bill Kelly 3, Jay Langston 3, Dave Lovell 2
RBI: Jerry Anderson, Mike Cave, Chris Cec, Brant Farris 8, Matt Garrabrants 2, Bill Kelly, Jay Langston 3, Dave Lovell
ROE: Jerry Anderson, Matt Garrabrants
FC: Matt Garrabrants, Jay Langston
HBP: Alan Hall
GIDP: Chris Cec
Team QAB: 26 (57.78%)
Jerry Anderson 3, Mike Cave 3, Chris Cec 2, Chris Clark, Brant Farris 4, Matt Garrabrants 2, Alan Hall, Bill Kelly 3, Jay Langston 4, Dave Lovell 3
Team LOB: 8
E: Jay Langston
W: Bill Kelly
HBP: Mike Cave 5, Bill Kelly
Pitches-Strikes: Jerry Anderson 28-16, Mike Cave 23-10, Bill Kelly 47-33
Groundouts-Flyouts: Jerry Anderson 1-0, Mike Cave 0-1, Bill Kelly 6-3
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Jerry Anderson 4-7, Mike Cave 4-9, Bill Kelly 12-16
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