Baseball Drops Sunday Night CACC Game at Dominican, Game Two Rescheduled

Baseball Drops Sunday Night CACC Game at Dominican, Game Two Rescheduled

POMONA, N.Y. – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) baseball team (4-13, 1-2 CACC) fell on Sunday night to the Dominican Chargers (2-14, 1-0 CACC) from Palisades Credit Union Park in Pomona, N.Y. by a final of 7-6. The teams did not play the second game of the scheduled doubleheader which will now be rescheduled for a later date.

The Rams dropped game one to the Chargers on Sunday evening by a final of 7-6. Jefferson scored runs in the first and second to go up 2-0 before Dominican tied the game in the bottom of the third.

The Chargers then took the lead with a run in the fifth, 3-2, before the Rams' four-run seventh, 6-3. Three runs in the bottom half of the inning tied it back up before Dominican scored the go-ahead run in the eighth to win 7-6.

Timothy Brodhag went 2-for-5 with two RBI including an RBI groundout in the first and an RBI double in the seventh.

Ryan Gonzalez went 3-for-5 with an RBI single in the seventh.

Brodhag, Gonzalez, Nick Goetz, Chase Fike, Brandon Quaranta and Chris Smith all came around to score in the affair.

The Rams managed nine hits in the outing.

Richard Joa and Gunnar Hayes each pitched 3.0 innings to begin the game. Joa allowed two runs while Hayes gave up three.

In a bases load jam, Jake Goldberg relieved Hayes in the seventh and got an out before C.J. Kilgarriff (L, 1-3) pitched the final 1.2 innings. Two walks and a hit by pitch brought home three runs in the seventh for the Chargers to tie the game.

Dominican scored the game-winning run in the bottom of the eighth on an error by the Rams, who committed three in the game.

Will be rescheduled for a later date.

Jefferson Baseball returns to action with a home doubleheader with the Wilmington Wildcats on Wednesday, March 28 from Alumni Field at 1 p.m. Game one of the doubleheader will be the Bill Giles Invitational First Round Game.