Henderson leads GCL Orioles to 5-3 win over GCL Red Sox
Henderson helps GCL Orioles past GCL Red Sox 5-3
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) -- Gunnar Henderson tripled, doubled and singled as the GCL Orioles defeated the GCL Red Sox 5-3 in the second game of a doubleheader on Tuesday. The GCL Orioles swept the short two-game series with the win.
GCL Red Sox cut the deficit to 3-2 in the fifth after Daniel Bakst hit a two-run triple.
GCL Orioles answered in the top of the next frame when Christopher Burgess scored on a wild pitch.
The GCL Orioles tacked on another run in the seventh when Harris Yett hit an RBI double, driving in Andrew Jayne.
GCL Red Sox saw its comeback attempt come up short after Nilo Rijo hit an RBI single, bringing home Breiner Licona in the seventh inning to cut the GCL Orioles lead to 5-3.
Yeancarlos Lleras (1-0) got the win in relief while GCL Red Sox starter Brock Bell (0-1) took the loss in the Gulf Coast League game.
For the GCL Red Sox, Angel Maita singled three times.
The GCL Orioles swept both games of the doubleheader after winning the first game 2-1.
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