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Pribanic Earns Win #3, Krol Earns Save #7

Pribanic Earns Win #3, Krol Earns Save #7

Bradenton Marauders  4,  St. Lucie Mets  2(box)Starter Philip Irwin breezed through 5 scoreless innings for the Marauders, and allowed just one hit and one walk with 2 strikeouts.  That earned him his first win of the season.  Brett Lorin added 2.2 more scoreless frames, and struck out 6 of the 10 batters he faced.  The Marauders got onto the scoreboard in the bottom of the 1st inning, courtesy of 2B Jarek Cunningham's first of three hits, and an RBI single by 1B Aaron Baker.  The Marauders' bats were relatively quiet for the next six innings, until LF Adalberto Santos got on base in the bottom of the 8th, stole second, then scored on SS Benji Gonzalez's RBI double.  Cunningham sealed the deal with a 2-run homer, bringing in Gonzalez for a 4-0 lead.  Jhonathan Ramos finished the top of the 8th for Lorin, then came back to pitch the 9th.  Ramos gave up a double, and a 2-run homer for the only Mets' runs of the game.  Augusta  G...

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