08/20/2017 8:57 AM
EXPLORERS FALL TO LINCOLN ON SATURDAY NIGHT
The Explorers took a 1-0 run into the fifth inning before the Saltdogs exploded for a three-run inning to take a two-run lead. CF Joe Robbins had the big play of the inning as he connected on a double that scored two runs.
In the sixth LF Brandon Jacobs hit a two-run double and scored on the next play from a C Brent Dean two-run home run. The Saltdogs took a menacing 7-1 lead en route to the six-run victory.
1B Nathaniel Maggio had a strong performance as he connected on his fifth home run of the season and collected three hits on the night.
LHP Bennett Parry pitched six innings to earn his second win of the year. Parry allowed three runs on eight hits and struck out seven batters in the win.
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