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Curve Scoreless Again, Marauders Bomb Mets

Curve Scoreless Again, Marauders Bomb Mets

Bradenton Marauders  11,  St. Lucie Mets  3[ box ]The Marauders won their 7th straight game, as they posted 11 runs on 14 hits.  And it could have been more, but the game was halted by rain in the top of the 8th -- the only thing stopping the Marauders was Mother Nature.  Newly promoted Brandon Cumpton made his first A+ level start for Bradenton.  He started well, retiring the side in order in the 1st, but gave up a run in the 2nd on two singles and an RBI double.  Another two singles and an RBI double plus a sacrifice fly gave the Mets 2 runs in the 3rd inning.  Cumpton gave up a single in each of the 4th and the 5th, and hit a batter in the 4th, but did not let another run score.  Nate Baker took over for Cumpton in the 6th.  He pitched 2...

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