The Bradenton Marauders had to wait an extra day to find out who their opponent would be in the Florida State League finals and the best case scenario happened. Tampa won game three of their series in nine innings on Thursday night after playing a total of 28 innings during the first two games. That means that the entire FSL finals will be played at McKechnie Field, because Tampa's home park is undergoing renovations now. For the first two games of the series, Bradenton will bat in the bottom of the inning like normal. For the rest of the best-of-five series, Tampa will play as the home team.
Altoona evened up their series last night behind the pitching of Clay Holmes and a strong relief appearance by Jared Lakind. The series now moves to Akron, as does Sean McCool, who will be going ou...
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