AMERICAN FEDERATION BASEBALL LEAGUE
KENTUCKY LIONS AT NEW JERSEY ATHLETICS
05/31/2044
 
AMERICAN FEDERATION BASEBALL LEAGUE
KENTUCKY LIONS AT NEW JERSEY ATHLETICS
GAME ID: 4451 - TUESDAY, MAY 31ST, 2044 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kentucky Lions (35-17) 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 8 0
New Jersey Athletics (32-20) 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 X 4 9 1
Lions Lose to Athletics, 4-2
The New Jersey Athletics got a stellar effort from pitcher Jesús Cruz, helping New Jersey score a 4-2 win over the visiting Kentucky Lions. Earning his 18th save of the year was Joe Berry. The wins continue to add up for New Jersey, with the latest making it 8 in a row.

Willie Miller chipped in for New Jersey with a 3-run home run in the bottom of the fifth. For the game, the second baseman had 2 hits in 4 at-bats with 1 home run, 1 single, 1 run scored, and 3 RBI.

"This is a very good team," said Cruz. "We have the chance to do something special."
KENTUCKY BATTING LINESCORE NEW JERSEY BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
R. Dixon LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .311 6 20
G. Smith C 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .246 13 32
A. Visscher 1B 3 0 0 0 1 3 1 .192 7 20
R. Peck 3B 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .218 9 26
M. Jacobs CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .257 8 22
Z. Pequeno RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .277 12 26
T. Macías DH 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .259 8 20
J. Rodríguez 2B 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .369 2 11
J. Espinoza SS 3 0 1 1 0 0 2 .267 3 11
Totals 33 2 8 2 2 10 11      
BATTING
Doubles: J. Rodríguez (7, 7th Inning off J. Cruz, 0 on, 2 outs)
Triples: J. Espinoza (2, 7th Inning off J. Cruz, 1 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: G. Smith (13, 6th Inning off J. Cruz, 0 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: T. Macías , J. Espinoza 3 , Z. Pequeno , J. Rodríguez 3 , R. Peck , G. Smith 4 , R. Dixon
2-out RBI: J. Espinoza
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: J. Espinoza , G. Smith , R. Dixon
GIDP: M. Jacobs
Team LOB: 5

BASERUNNING
SB: T. Macías (15) , J. Rodríguez (3)
CS: Z. Pequeno (2) , R. Dixon (6)

FIELDING
Double Plays: 1 (Espinoza-Rodríguez-Visscher)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Murdock CF 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .238 4 14
W. Miller 2B 4 1 2 3 0 0 0 .304 3 8
T. Ishibashi DH 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .256 12 26
C. Rivera LF 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .247 5 14
D. Fletcher 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 .318 1 12
S. Daly 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .259 3 8
W. Gaston C 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .262 2 3
F. Roux RF 3 0 2 0 0 1 1 .199 5 20
T. Harris SS 3 1 0 0 0 2 3 .271 5 19
Totals 31 4 9 4 1 6 17      
BATTING
Doubles: J. Murdock (3, 7th Inning off J. Mulder, 1 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: W. Miller (3, 5th Inning off L. Best, 2 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: J. Murdock 3 , T. Ishibashi 2 , F. Roux 2 , W. Gaston , W. Miller 5
2-out RBI: J. Murdock , W. Miller
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: , S. Daly 2
GIDP: S. Daly
Hit by Pitch: C. Rivera
Team LOB: 4

FIELDING
Errors: S. Daly (1)
Double Plays: 1 (Miller-Harris-Daly)
KENTUCKY PITCHING LINESCORE NEW JERSEY PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
L. Best L (3-2) 6.0 6 4 4 1 3 1 71 47 1.98   
J. Mulder 2.0 3 0 0 0 3 0 31 21 1.97   
PITCHING
Game Score: L. Best 46
Batters Faced: L. Best 25, J. Mulder 8
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: L. Best 6-8, J. Mulder 1-1
Pitches - Strikes: L. Best 71-47, J. Mulder 31-21
Inherited Runners - Scored: J. Mulder 1-1
WP: L. Best
Hit Batsmen: L. Best
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
J. Cruz W (5-6) 8.0 8 2 2 2 9 1 128 80 3.66   
J. Berry SV (18) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 14 9 1.33   
PITCHING
Game Score: J. Cruz 65
Batters Faced: J. Cruz 32, J. Berry 3
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: J. Cruz 7-5, J. Berry 0-2
Pitches - Strikes: J. Cruz 128-80, J. Berry 14-9
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Jesús Cruz
Ballpark: Johnson & Johnson Field
Weather: Partly Cloudy (59 degrees), wind blowing left to right at 19 mph
Start Time: 2:05 PM CST
Time: 2:59
Attendance: 29869
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