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

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JACKSON, MS – The Tigers started the 2013 season with a 4-3 win over 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.

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

In game two, TSU faced . The Tigers fell behind early and never came back. TSU fell 0-4. Texas Southern had 4 hits and 2 errors. pitched 6 inings with 7 strikeouts and 3 earned runs. Denzel Pipkin 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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