Connect With Us
                     

SPORTS

 

Midwest League team overcomes 16-run deficit, wins

by KIX 101.1/ 1230 KFJB Sports Department posted May 8 2014 9:59AM

BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — A minor league team of the Seattle Mariners has pulled off a major rally, coming back from a 16-run deficit to win in the Class A Midwest League.

The Clinton LumberKings trailed the Burlington Bees 17-1 after five innings Wednesday night in the game between clubs based in Iowa. Clinton wound up winning 20-17 in 12 innings.

Clinton scored six runs in the sixth inning, five in the eighth and five more in the ninth to tie it at 17.

Justin Seager, the younger brother of Seattle third baseman Kyle Seager, drove in the go-ahead run in the 12th. Seager finished with four hits.

Burlington is an affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels.


 
Filed Under :
Topics : Sports
Location : BurlingtonIowaSeattle
05/08/2014 10:00AM
Midwest League team overcomes 16-run deficit, wins
Please Enter Your Comments Below
Title :
Comment :
On Air Now
Kix Listener Club
Recent Posts
Mason City Police: Man inflicts standoff, eventually surrenders
Elder group home owners face neglect, abandonment charges
Man given massive prison sentence following standoff
Infant ran over in car seat, Des Moines men charged in death
Pharmacy owner likely to serve nearly three years in prison
Tag Cloud
No Tags Found !
Categories 
Archives