Cumpton allowed two runs in 6.2 innings, while striking out seven.

The Bradenton Marauders began their second straight post season appearance in their second year as a franchise, taking on St. Lucie tonight.  Things looked good for the Marauders early on, as they led 2-0 after five innings.  However, four runs in the final four innings, including two in the top of the ninth by the New York Mets' high-A affiliate, gave Bradenton a game one loss.

The Marauders got on the board in the first inning when Robbie Grossman led off with a walk and moved to third on an Adalberto Santos double.  Grossman scored in the next at-bat, on a Ramon Cabrera sacrifice fly, making the score 1-0.

Bradenton added their second run in the fifth inning.  Benji Gonzalez singled with one out, then moved to t...

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