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Curve Split Another Double Header; Three Hits For Maggi And Howard

Curve Split Another Double Header; Three Hits For Maggi And Howard

Dunedin Blue Jays  6,  Bradenton Marauders  4(box)The Marauders out-hit the Blue Jays 11-6, but the Jays' 3-run rally in the top of the 9th gave them the win.  The Marauders did all their scoring in the first two innings.  CF Robbie Grossman led off the bottom of the 1st with a double lined into left field.  He advanced to third base on a sacrifice bunt by 2B Jarek Cunningham.  1B Aaron Baker worked a walk, then 3B Elevys Gonzalez lined an RBI single into left field, and Grossman scored.  LF David Rubinstein brought in Baker with another RBI single to give the Marauders a 2-0 lead.   With two outs in the 2nd inning, Grossman started another rally with a walk.  Grossman stole second base, and scored on Cunningham's RBI single into center field.  C Ramon Cabrera also walked, then Baker drove in Cunningham with his RBI single.  Marauders up, 4-0.  Phillip Irwin pitched 6 innings in his start for the Marauders.  He struc...

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