Nederland 5, Vidor 3
VIDOR — Nederland’s baseball fans and team remember how beautiful a game Vidor’s Eric Foshee threw in Nederland in the first round of 20-4A play.
Foshee once again threw a good game Friday night at home against Nederland but this time it was the Bulldogs who won against the Pirates. The Bulldogs defeated the Pirates 5-3 behind a stellar pitching performance from freshman Chase Kemp.
Kemp worked five innings and gave up four hits and three walks with nine strike outs. He gave up three runs but only one run was earned. Senior Korey Clark finished the game and got the save after giving up two hits and three strike outs.
Clark was 1-for-3 at the plate with a double while Austin Krautz was 1-for-2 with a triple, a RBI and a run. Brian Feltman was 1-for-3 with a RBI and two runs, Brett Smith was 2-for-4 with a run and Colby Price and Colton Broussard each finished with a RBI. Braden Nevala finished with a run.
Foshee took the loss after working five innings and giving up four hits wwith two walks and nine strike outs.
Nederland is back at home Tuesday to take on the 6-2 Livingston Lions.
Deer Park 7, Port Arthur Memorial 1
DEER PARK — Once again the Port Arthur Memorial Titans saw a close game slip away Friday night.
The Deer Park Deer held a slim 2-1 lead in the fifth before score five more runs to take a 7-1 victory. Memorial is now 1-5 in District 21-5A play.
Ramiro Sanchez got the start on the mound and went 4.2 innings and gave up four runs, three hits and two strike outs. Gama Martinez went 1.1 innings and gave up two runs and one hit.
Robert Howard was 2-for-4 at the plate while Joe Chretian was 1-for-3 with a RBI. Ramiro Sanchez was 1-for-2, Torian Lott was 1-for-3, Jose Perez was 1-for-4 and Jonathan Sanchez was 2-for-3.
The Titans return home Tuesday to face Channelview.