Victoria, TX. (May 29th, 2019) The Acadiana Cane Cutters fell 4-3 to the Victoria Generals at Riverside Stadium in the first game of the season and of the road series.
The Cane Cutters took the lead in the top of the third inning when Drew Boyd (Southern Miss.) crossed the plate. Cordell Bowie (East Central University) lead off the fourth inning with a walk bringing Reed Spenrath (Texas A&M) to the plate. A wild pitch advanced Bowie to second base and then Spenrath got an RBI single scoring Bowie making it 2-0 Cutters. Zach Mazur (Notre Dame) scored run number three off a fielder’s choice by Spenrath.
The Cane Cutters were not able to bring in any more runs but did manage to produce good defense. The Cane Cutters recorded their first double play of the season on a 6-4-3 double play in the bottom of the fifth inning and Tyler Thibodeaux (Northwestern State) caught a runner stealing in the bottom of the second.
The Cutters will be back in action tonight (5/30) at Riverside Stadium in Victoria. Our home opener is Friday (5/31) at Fabacher Field. Gates will open at 6 PM and first pitch is at 7 PM for all home games. To get weekly updates on the team and fun theme nights coming up, please visit our website and subscribe to our newsletter.
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