Orange Rallies to Top Purple 13-11 Thursday
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View Full Profilethe first of three Orange & Purple scrimmages to conclude fall practice, the Orange squad rallied from an 11-8 deficit with five runs in the eighth inning to top the Purple team 13-11 at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Thursday. The final two scrimmages are Friday (seven innings) at 4 p.m. at Doug Kingsmore Stadium and Sunday at 1:30 p.m. at Fluor Field in Greenville, S.C.
Three straight two-out singles by Steven DuggarSteven Duggar
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View Full Profile, Eli WhiteEli White
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View Full Profile and Andrew CoxAndrew Cox
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View Full Profile highlighted the Orange's five-run eighth inning. The Orange squad also scored six runs in the third inning thanks in large part to back-to-back two-out, two-run doubles by Robert Jolly and Maleeke GibsonMaleeke Gibson
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View Full Profile. Jolly led the Orange team by going 3-for-6 with a game-high four RBIs, while White scored a game-high four runs.
Leadoff batter Tyler SlatonTyler Slaton
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View Full Profile led the Purple squad by going 5-for-5 with two doubles, three RBIs, two runs, one walk and a steal. K.J. Bryant went 3-for-5 with a double, triple, two RBIs and two runs as well.
Alex Eubanks earned the win in 3.0 innings pitched in relief, while Paul Campbell pitched a perfect ninth inning to record the save.