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Avila And Noris Homer In Power Loss; Baker Strikes Out 8

Avila And Noris Homer In Power Loss; Baker Strikes Out 8

Bowie Baysox  7,  Altoona Curve  3(box)Four runs by in the top of the 4th gave Bowie a lead that they would never give up.  Curve starter Jeff Locke began the game by giving up a double and a single.  A grounder to first let 1B Miles Durham fire back to the plate, where C Tony Sanchez tagged out the lead runner at the plate.  That was only a temporary respite for Locke, though, as two more singles brought in 3 runs, with the help of a throwing error by 3B Jeremy Farrell on a relay throw.  Another double plated the 4th run, and the Baysox were up 4-0.  They added another run in the top of the 2nd, on a single, a ground out, a stolen base, and a sacrifice fly.  The Curve cut the lead to 5-2 in the bottom of the 2nd.  With two outs, DH Kris Watts, Durham, RF Eric Fryer and 2B Brock Holt smacked four consecutive singles, scoring both Watts and Durham.  A double by Watts and an RBI single by Fryer pushed the score to 5-3 in the 4th...

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