Vikings Lose to Giants

Date: 
05/18/2012
Score: 
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Sjogren's big day not enough, Cook County blown out 8-2 by Mesabi East

Mike Sjogren did his best to will Cook County to a win with a three-hit game, but Cook County dropped a 8-2 contest to Mesabi East on Friday at Arleigh Jorgenson Field.

Sjogren handled Mesabi East's lineup with ease, racking up eight strikeouts. Sjogren allowed seven earned runs, 11 hits and two walks over seven innings.

Suslavich got it done on the hill on the way to a win. He allowed two runs over six innings. He struck out eight, walked one and surrendered 10 hits.

Mesabi East was sparked by Rowbottom and Mount, who teamed up for six hits and five RBIs.

The game's last lead went to Mesabi East thanks to a first inning rally that saw two runs cross the plate on a two-run double by Rowbottom.

One run in the bottom of the third helped Cook County close its deficit to 4-1. An error gave Cook County life. The Cook County threat came to an end when Suslavich finally got Joe Borud to ground out.

After pushing across one run in the bottom of the sixth, Cook County faced just a 4-2 deficit. An error triggered Cook County's comeback. Gunnar Anderson struck out to end the Cook County threat.

Mesabi East piled on four more runs in the top of the seventh. The inning got off to a hot start when Berg doubled, scoring L arson. That was followed up by a steal of home by Berg that scored Berg.

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1

2

3

4

5

6

7

Runs

Hits

Errors

Mesabi East

2

1

1

0

0

0

4

8

11

5

Cook County

0

0

1

0

0

1

0

2

10

3

 

Highlights-

 

Cook County-

Pitching

Win: M Sjogren

Pitches-Strikes: M Sjogren 79-53

Pitching

O

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

HR

S%

M Sjogren

21

7.0

11

8

7

2

8

0

70.2%

 

Batting

Sjogren 3x4, Anderson 2x3, Quaife 2x4

2B: M Sjogren

SB: T Anderson

 

Mesabi East-

Win: Suslavich

Pitches-Strikes: Suslavich 80-58, Rowbottom 8-6

Pitching

O

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

HR

S%

Suslavich

18

6.0

10

2

0

1

8

0

72.5%

Rowbottom

3

1.0

0

0

0

0

2

0

75.0%

 

Batting

Rowbottom 3x4, 2R, Mount 3x4

2B: Berg, Rowbottom 3

RBI: Berg, Rowbottom 3, Mount 2, Luke

SB: L arson 2, Berg, Mount, Seibert, Howell