Wednesday Apr 10 2013
Bear River falls to Lincoln in extra inningsBy: Journal sports staff
The Bear River baseball team nearly scored a big win against Pioneer Valley League foe Lincoln.
But the host Bruins gave up a two-run homer in the top of the eighth inning and lost 9-7 to visiting Lincoln Wednesday.
Bear River starting pitcher Travis Anderson lasted only 1 1/3 innings, as he allowed six runs, four of which were earned. Despite falling into a 6-0 hole out of the gate, the Bruins (7-11, 2-5) rallied back.
Bear River tied the scored up at 7-7 in the bottom of the seventh. But with two outs in the eighth Lincoln (13-4, 6-1) delivered the dagger.
Jake Sypnicki pitched well in relief of Anderson and was 3 for 5 from the plate.
Andrew Reis had a two-run home run in the sixth to bring the Bruins within 6-5.
Michael Raigoza was 2 for 3 with a RBI and a double and Tyler Toft added a two-run double.
Bear River hosts Foothill Friday.