Created on Thursday, 10 April 2014 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Benjamin Logan had no trouble finding open spots in the Shawnee defense Wednesday as the Raiders collected 17 hits in a 13-4 win over the visiting Braves.
Benjamin Logan’s Tyler Tevis makes a throw to first base after getting a force out at second during Wednesday’s game against Springfield Shawnee. (EXAMINER PHOTO | MATT HAMMOND)
The win improves the Raiders to 3-0 overall and 1-0 in the Central Buckeye Conference, while the Braves drop to 1-5, 0-2.
Ben Logan led 5-0 through four innings, but Springfield Shawnee battled back to score three runs in the top of the fifth inning to make it a 5-3 game.
The Raiders plated a run in the bottom of the fifth inning to lead 6-3. The Braves added another run in the top of the sixth to make it 6-4.
However, Ben Logan pulled away in the bottom of the sixth inning with a seven-run burst.
Zane Collins earned the win on the mound for Ben Logan with eight strikeouts. He also went 3-4 with a double and two RBI at the plate.
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