Mudcats Surge in DRS.

By Joseph Chapman

Mudcats Finish Off Coyotes 8-7 on Wed 6/22

The Mudcats battled the rain and the Shakopee Coyotes in a DRS League White Division Game. The’Cats won 8-7 in the bottom of the ninth on a suicide squeeze by Tony Adderley that scored Ben Morrison with one out. Shakopee took a 2-0 lead in the first, the ‘Cats answered with 2 on a Ben Morrison Home run in the first. Prior Lake led 5-3 until the fifth when Shakopee scored three unearned runs off starter Ryan White. The Mudcats got single runs in the 6th and 7th to take the lead. Shakopee rallied with a two out double by Nick Latour to score Josh Gregor off reliever and winner Mike Borgert-Poepping. The ninth inning started with a long single by Casey Johnson, a walk to Ben Morrison, a wild pitch. An intentional walk to Noah Rezac set up Jake Lehrer. A force play put one out at home. With one strike, Tony Adderley laid down a perfect suicide bunt single…

The Mudcats improved to 8-6 in league play and 13-7 overall.

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Jake Schmidt pitched a complete game and contributed a hit and run scored in the five run 5th inning. Ryan Rose led the attack with 3 hits. Ben Morrison had two hits and two runs scored, Noah Rezac had three hits and 3 rbi’s.

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Mudcats led 2-1 in the sixth but could not hold on. Two in the 6th and single runs in the 7th and 8th were too much for the Mudcats. Nick Reed, Casey Johnson and Jake Lehrer each had two hits. Ben Morrison went the distance but took the loss.

Next games: Sunday June 26th at home 2 PM vs Union Hill, Possible June 28th vs. St. Patrick at home. Check 952-226-3800 for latest update.