Tigers Baseball Starts Season With a 4-3 Win Over Eastern Illinois

Marcos Lara

, MS – The Texas Southern Tigers started the 2013 season with a 4-3 win over Eastern Illinois in the tournament.

recorded RBIs in the game including a single by that drove in the winning run in the bottom of the 9th inning.

started on the mound and recorded 5 strikeouts in 5.1 innings. Marcos Lara came in and pitched 1.2 innings and closed the Tigers out and took the win.

In game two, faced Jackson State. The Tigers fell behind early and never came back. fell 0-4. Texas Southern had 4 hits and 2 errors. pitched 6 inings with 7 strikeouts and 3 earned runs. came in relief for 2 innings with 2 strikeouts and 1 earned run.

TSU will face Eastern Illinois on Saturday at noon and Jackson State at 3:00pm to wrap up the tournament.

Game 1 Full Box Score

Game 2 Full Box Score

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