, Port Arthur, Texas

April 4, 2014

BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Bulldogs get revenge on Pirates

The Port Arthur News

VIDOR — 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.

Bridge City 6, Buna 0

BUNA — The Bridge City Cardinals stayed perfect in District 21-3A play by blanking the Buna Cougars 6-0 Friday night at Cougar Field.

Chase Shugart was masterful on the mound for the Cardinals (17-2-2, 7-0). He went the distance, striking out 14 Cougars (2-5 in district) in the process while allowing a mere four hits.

Shugart was also 2-for-4 at the plate with a RBI.

Kyle Bergeron went 2-for-4 with a double and two RBI. Ashton Hunter was 1-for-1 with two RBI and walked twice. Trevor Gunn was 1-for-3 with a RBI.

BC coach Chad Landry was proud of the way the Cafds moved runners as they completed five sacrifice bunts.

The Cardinals will have a bye Tuesday and will be at home next Friday against Silsbee.

Hamshire-Fannett 1, West Orange-Stark 0

WEST ORANGE — The Hamshire-Fannett Longhorns pulled into a third-place tie with the West Orange-Stark Mustangs in the District 21-3A race with a 1-0 victory over the Mustangs at Anderson Field Friday night.

Aidan Anderson pitched an excellent game for the Mustangs (16-4, 4-3) in the tough loss as he allowed just three hits while striking out 11.

The Longhorns (4-3 in district) got their run in the sixth by getting a double, a sacrifice and scored on an error.

Peyton Robertson and Tanner Hogan got the Mustangs’ two hits.

The Mustangs will look to bounce back Tuesday when they visit Hardin-Jefferson.