Friday, May 5, 2017
Midland Senior High School
Midland Bulldogs Varsity Falls To El Paso El Dorado On Walkoff
It came down to the last play, but Midland Bulldogs Varsity was on the wrong end of a 5-4 defeat to El Paso El Dorado on Friday. The game was tied at four with El Paso El Dorado batting in the bottom of the eighth when B Mona singled off of BROOKS BETCHER, driving in one run.
Midland Bulldogs Varsity fell behind by four runs in the fifth inning, but then tried to fight back. Midland Bulldogs Varsity scored four runs in the failed comeback on a double by TYLER WADE in the sixth and a error in the seventh.
El Paso El Dorado took an early lead in the first inning. El Paso El Dorado scored one run when A Salcido singled with two outs in the first inning.
In the top of the seventh inning, Midland Bulldogs Varsity tied things up at four. An error scored two runs for Midland Bulldogs Varsity.
A Duran earned the win for El Paso El Dorado . He threw one and one-third innings, giving up zero runs, one hit, striking out two, and walking zero. BROOKS BETCHER took the loss for Midland Bulldogs Varsity. He pitched seven and a third innings, giving up five runs, ten hits, striking out six, and walking one.
Salcido started the game for El Paso El Dorado . He pitched five and two-thirds innings, surrendering two runs, seven hits, and striking out four.
Midland Bulldogs Varsity had nine hits in the game. WADE and BETCHER each collected multiple hits for Midland Bulldogs Varsity. WADE led Midland Bulldogs Varsity with two runs batted in. He went 3-for-5 on the day.
El Paso El Dorado collected ten hits. I Madrid, B Mona, A Ochoa, and Salcido each collected multiple hits for El Paso El Dorado .
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