Baseball Takes Win From Lions

Baseball Takes Win From Lions
Chris Leon hit a three-run homer in the seventh. Photo by Joel Auerbach.
OPA LOACK, Fla.—The Barry University baseball team earned their seventh win of the season on Sunday afternoon, beating the Florida Memorial Lions 10-1.
Florida Memorial (5-8) got on the board in the third inning when Erick Yglesias reach on a single and was brought home on a Buccaneer error.
The Bucs (7-5) tied it up in the fourth when Jack Valdez hit a double and came in off a James Young double. The Bucs took the 2-1 lead in the fifth when Yas Gutierrez hit a solo homer to right field.
Barry added insurance runs in the seventh and eight. In the seventh, Chris Leon hit a three-run homer scoring Evan Ashley and Nick Shaw. Later in the inning Ryan Garcia scored off a Young single.
In the eighth, Ashley, Luis Arrizurieta and Garcia singled. Ashley came in on the Garcia single while Arrizurieta and Garcia came home off a Drew Dwelly double.
Young scored the Bucs' final run in the ninth. Young hit a double and Shaw drove him in minutes later.
For the Buccaneers, Charley Short earned the win. He moves to 2-1 for the season. The Bucs return to action on Thursday, March 4 when they take on Nova Southeastern on the road at 6:00 pm.
Barry 10, Florida Memorial 1
(02/28/10 at Opa Locka, Fla.)
Barry............... 000 110 431  - 10 18  1      (7-5)
Florida Memorial.... 001 000 000  -  1  4  2      (5-8)
Pitchers: Barry - Brad McAllister; Charley Short(4); T. J. Mullins(7); Tyler King(9) and
Chris Leon; Luis Arrizurieta. Florida Memorial - Brian Bernatowicz; David Colon(7);
Jorge Hernandez(9); Hernan Vivas(9) and Alex Pacheco; Jessie Garcia.
Win-Charley Short(2-1)  Loss-Brian Bernatowicz(1-2)  T-2:34  A-81
HR BUB - Chris Leon (1); Yas Gutierrez (1).
Weather: A slight chill
Bernatowicz faced 3 batters in the 7th.
Game: BB0228