orangeleader.com (Orange, Texas)

March 26, 2013

LC-M rally falls short to Lumberton, 4-3

Gabriel Pruett
The Orange Leader

LITTLE CYPRESS —  

The Little Cypress-Mauriceville Bears saw a lot of Lumberton's Matt White Tuesday night.

They saw 133 pitches to be exact in Lumberton's 4-3 win over LC-M on Tuesday. The win moved Lumberton to 5-0 in District 20-4A play and bumped LC-M down to 2-3.

White threw 5.1 innings and struck out 11 batters while walking nine and gave up three hits and two earned runs.

LC-M tried to make a great comeback in the bottom of the seventh but came up short after singles by Brennon Moore and Landon Procella.

Ty Smith hit a RBI single to make it 4-3 before two LC-M runners advanced to second and third on a passed ball.

Chris Campbell then got Coby Roddy and Shea Richards to both fly out to end the game.

There were 282 total pitches thrown in the game.

 

See more details on this game in Thursday's edition of The Orange Leader.