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Taillon’s First Loss; Marauders And Curve Bombarded

Taillon’s First Loss; Marauders And Curve Bombarded

Dunedin Blue Jays  13,  Bradenton Marauders  3(box)A 5-run inning and a 4-run inning let the Blue Jays wallop the Marauders.  Starter Nate Baker did not make it out of the 2nd inning, charged with 7 runs (2 earned) on 6 hits and a walk.  A single, a walk, a double steal, and a 2-RBI single gave Dunedin 2 runs in the top of the 1st.  The Marauders got one of the runs back in the bottom of the inning, with a double by RF Robbie Grossman, a ground out, and an RBI single by 1B Aaron Baker.  Things got out of hand in the 2nd inning.  A double and an infield single put runners on first and second with one out.  A fielding error by 2B Jarek Cunningham loaded the bases.  A grounder force out drove in one run, then back-to-back singles brought in a run each.  A second fielding error by Cunningham added the fourth run of the inning.  Nate Baker was relieved by Eliecer Navarro, who gave up another RBI single to make it five, for a 7-1 le...

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