Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Monday, 25 May 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Monday
Low  52°
High 78°
Tuesday
Low  56°
High 76°
Wednesday
Low  63°
High 83°
Thursday
Low  60°
High 83°
Friday
Low  57°
High 77°
Saturday
Low  51°
High 66°
Sunday
Low  54°
High 75°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 54°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Bee Jays Stay Hot to Win Sixth Straight
07/21/2009

The BJ's most riveting win during the sixth game winning streak came Tuesday night at Brent Gould Field. Liberal scored one in the ninth to tie and one in the tenth to beat Hays 3-2 and win their sixth in a row. In the process, the BJ's move into second place in the Jayhawk League. Chandler-Gilbert's Aaron Mees delivered the game winning hit with one out in the bottom of the tenth. His sharp ground ball inside the first base bag scored Pepperdine's Torrey Jacoby. Mees entered the game in the tenth inning as a defensive replacement.

"The number one key for me in that situation was patience," Mees said. "I wanted to get up their and see a few pitches because I hadn't seen a live pitch in a while. I knew that coach put me in that situation for a reason and I wanted to take advantage. I saw a pitch to hit so I swung and thank God it stayed inside the line."

Liberal's pitching continued their torrid stretch. The have allowed 10 runs during the six game winning streak. With a Pittsburgh Pirate cross checker and Texas Tech head coach Dan Spencer in attendance, all eyes were on 6'6" right-hander Bobby Doran from Seward County. The Tech signee and Pirate draftee (36th round) pitched the first four innings striking out five. San Diego's Matt Hauser pitched the last six innings striking out 10 and not allowing a run. Hauser is 4-2 after the win.

"We knew it was a big game," Hauser said. "I knew I needed to pitch and I wasn't coming out of the game until we won. Coach kept asking if I was good and I said yes I'm good and I'm not coming out." Hauser made the comments after the game with a smile on his face after the win.

USC's Mike Greco sparked the BJ offense. He was 3-4 with a triple, double, and single. His sixth inning double drove home Liberal's first run to make the score 2-1 in favor of Hays. Greco's lead-off triple in the ninth paved the way for Lubbock Christian's Tanner Rindels to drive home the tying run in the ninth.

Liberal is 15-13 and leads Derby (13-11) by percentage points for second place in the Jayhawk League. The Bee Jays are 23-16 overall. Hays falls to 19-14 overall and 12-13 in the Jayhawk. Liberal plays at Junction City Thursday and Friday night in non-league. The next radio broadcast is Saturday night when Dodge City goes to Liberal.

© Copyright KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Charges Filed In Dodge City Mans Death
Liberal Police Department Promotes Officers
Liberal Police To Participate In "Click It Or Ticket" Campaign
Liberal Farmer's Market Looking For Vendors
Redskins Runner Up in Home Regional
Mariga and Paulas Named to NJCAA All American Teams
City Bus To Add New Route In June
Memorial Day Services Scheduled In Liberal
8 States To Get Additional Drought Aid
Redskins Win Baseball Regional for First Time in 23 Years  
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Redskins Runner Up in Home Regional
Liberal Police Department Promotes Officers
Oil, Gas Valuations Upends County Budgets
Dusty Torres is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week  
Redskins Win Baseball Regional for First Time in 23 Years  
Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free
Bishop Carroll Makes Quick Work of Liberal
Wednesday's Regional Scores
Texas County TSET Receives Grant Funding
Andover Central Sheds Liberal's Upset Bid
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group