Game Stories - AA
Hooks Bust Out Big Bats for Second Win (April 24)
The Vita Realty Group Hooks beat the Attorney Richard Bardi RockHounds 11-1 Tuesday. Nitin Muniappan took the mound for the Hooks, pitching 3 1/3 innings, allowing only 1 run on 2 hits and 7 strikeouts.
The RockHouds jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the first after Peter Alexopoulos grounded to first baseman Sam Christmas with bases loaded, scoring Alex Colvin. Carter Meyer, Braden LaJoie and Gibson Ketterer delivered strong pitching performances for the Rock Hounds, combining for 9 strikeouts.
In the end, the Hooksâ€™ bats really came alive, taking a 2-1 lead on a triple by Muniappan and a double by William Lyon. The Hooks offense erupted again in the bottom of the 3rd with big hits from Sam Christmas, Lukas Pradel, and a 3 run home run by Noah Seitz. Christmas and Seitz finished the game on the mound, combining for 5 strikeouts to secure the victory.
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