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TORONTO TAKES LISBON TO TASK

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LISBON, OH- Lisbon lost the lead late in a 15-7 defeat to Toronto on Thursday. The game was tied at seven with Toronto batting in the top of the fifth when Clegg doubled on a 2-0 count, scoring one run.

Despite the loss, the Blue Devils did collect 13 hits in the high-scoring affair. Unfortunately, Toronto had 16 hits on the way to victory.  Toronto got things moving in the first inning. Toronto scored two runs when Nick Sninchak doubled.

Lisbon evened things up at seven in the bottom of the fourth inning when an error scored one run for the Blue Devils.  Lisbon notched four runs in the fourth inning. The offensive firepower by Lisbon was led by Nick MundyBlake Reynolds, and Tyler Toot, all driving in runs in the inning. Toronto scored seven runs in the seventh inning. Nate KaraffaTristan ThomasChetockLucas Gulezynski, and Karaffa all contributed in the big inning with RBIs.

Karaffa toed the rubber for Toronto. He lasted one inning, allowing one hit and zero runs while striking out three and walking zero.  Josh Entrikin started the game for Lisbon. He went six and two-thirds innings, allowing 13 runs on 13 hits and striking out five. Garrett Cox threw one-third of an inning out of the bullpen.

Toronto smacked two home runs on the day. Karaffa put one out in the seventh inning. Clegg went for the long ball in the first inning.

Lisbon collected 13 hits on the day. Justin SweeneyCoxLogan BellToot, and Mundy all had multiple hits for the Blue DevilsSweeney went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead the Devils in hits. Lisbon didn’t commit a single error in the field. Brayden Flory had five chances in the field, the most on the team.

Toronto had 16 hits in the game. ChetockKaraffaHerrickGulezynskiSninchak, and Clegg all managed multiple hits for Toronto.

 

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