Strong Offense Not Enough as Cerveceros Falls to Gezer09
Even though Cerveceros collected nine hits to Gezer09’s eight, they still fell 12-9 on Sunday
Despite the loss, Cerveceros did collect nine hits in the high-scoring affair. Unfortunately, Gezer09 had eight hits on the way to victory.
Cerveceros captured the lead in the first inning. Elias Mizrahi drew a walk, scoring one run.
Gezer09 took the lead for good with two runs in the third inning. In the third Naor Benisti tripled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run and Yoav Eliyahu drew a walk, scoring one run.
Gezer09 scored five runs in the second inning. Gezer09 batters contributing to the big inning included Benisti, Aviv Yakov, and Michael Marunov, who all drove in runs.
Itai Dabush earned the victory on the rubber for Gezer09. The pitcher surrendered eight runs on six hits over two innings. Marunov threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen. Marunov recorded the last nine outs to earn the save for Gezer09.
Saul Kaim took the loss for Cerveceros. The pitcher allowed seven hits and nine runs over two and two-thirds innings, striking out two and walking one.
Cerveceros socked one home run on the day. Jairon Corporan Portorreal put one out in the second inning.
Cerveceros scattered nine hits in the game. Corporan Portorreal and Gabriel Rosendo all managed multiple hits for Cerveceros. Rosendo and Corporan Portorreal all had two hits to lead Cerveceros.
Alberto Daniel Scioscia went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead Gezer09 in hits.