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March 11, 2014

Foshee, Pirates too much for Bulldogs, 6-0

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NEDERLAND —

The final impression made though was Foshee’s ability to get out of innings in quick fashion. He faced only 27 batters and struck out the side in the bottom of the seventh after giving up a one-out walk.

“He was in the strike zone all night,” Robbins said. “We teach our kids to foul pitches off to stay alive. We just can’t expect to win without swinging the bats. I really thought we had a chance in the first inning to scratch across a run. We can’t stay down after this one. We can learn from this loss. There are 13 more district games on the schedule. I expect we will be where we need to be by the end of the season.”

Nederland had a runner on third in the first inning with one out. Chase Kemp singled to left with one down and moved to third on two wild pitches.

With two outs and runners on first and third, Foshee got Chase Price to strike out looking. It would be the first of six consecutive batters to K without swinging the bat.

“It is always good to get that first 20-4A victory, especially against a team like Nederland at their place,” Green said. “They are always a great baseball team.”

Colton Broussard was the only other batter besides Kemp to get a hit for Nederland.

The Bulldogs return to action Friday with a road trip to Livingston.

 

VIDOR                AB  R  H BI  NEDERLAND            AB  R  H BI

Jeremy Stevenson      4  1  3  1  Nevala                2  0  0  0 

Paul Fregia           4  0  2  0  Chase Kemp            3  0  1  0 

Dalton Croft          4  2  1  0  Brett Smith           4  0  0  0 

T Hernandez           4  1  1  0  Brian Feltman         2  0  0  0 

Zach Hester           4  0  1  0  Colby Price           2  0  0  0 

Jarred Taylor         4  1  2  0   Austin Thibeaux      1  0  0  0 

Eric Foshee           4  0  1  0  Korey Clark           2  0  0  0 

Chris Chaisson        4  0  0  1  Colton Broussard      3  0  1  0 

Zach Arront           3  1  1  0  Austin Krautz         3  0  0  0 

                                  Jace Bordelon         2  0  0  0 

TOTALS               35  6 12  2  TOTALS               24  0  2  0

 

VIDOR                         002 110 2 -- 6 

NEDERLAND                     000 000 0 -- 0

 

 
LOB--VIDOR 8, NEDERLAND 5. ERR--Colton Broussard (2), 
Nevala, Colby Price, Brian Feltman, Brett Smith. 2B--T
Hernandez, Zach Hester, Paul Fregia. HBP-- Nevala.
 
 VIDOR                           IP    H    R   ER   BB   SO   HR
Eric Foshee                    7.33    2    0    0    3   16    0
 NEDERLAND                  
Jace Bordelon                  6.00   11    6    3    0    5    0
Beau Stewart                   1.00    1    0    0    0    1    0

 

 

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