Hunter Strickland pitched five innings tonight.

The Bradenton Marauders played a scrimmage game tonight at McKechnie Field, opening the event to the public free of charge. Hunter Strickland made the start for the Marauders, pitching five in the seven inning contest.

The Marauders were playing players from extended Spring Training, mostly those who will be ticketed for the State College Spikes roster this summer. Strickland, however, was pitching against the Marauders' lineup. He went five innings, allowing two runs, one earned, on five hits, with a walk and three strikeouts.

The right-hander only had one inning with damage. In the third inning he gave up back-to-back singles to Francisco Diaz and Wes Freeman to start the frame. Gift Ngoepe sacrificed the runners over in to scoring...

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