Butler baseball blanks Penn Hills, 10-0
The Butler baseball team got its offense going.
The Golden Tornado scored 10 runs and Alec Bayer pitched three shutout innings to lead Butler to a 10-0, five-inning win over Penn Hills.
“It was nice. As the game went along, the kids started to relax and we got some hits,” said Butler coach Todd Erdos. “There was more energy and more confidence.”
Adam Hohn had a single and a double and Cade Negley, Sam Gross and Bayer each drove in two runs for the Golden Tornado (2-1).
Penn Hills 000 00x x — 0 2 4
Butler 020 44x x — 10 9 1
2 outs when mercy run scored
W: Alec Bayer 3IP (3K, 0BB). L: Tucci 3IP (4K, 1BB).
Butler (2-1): Adam Hohn 1B 2B, Cade Negley 2-RBI, Sam Gross 2-RBI, Bayer 2-RBI