Saints Strike Late in Split with Thunderbirds
Brock Kappelmann - April 25, 2022 7:21 am
The Seward County Saints split a double header with the Cloud Thunderbirds Sunday at Brent Gould Field. Seward won game one in dramatic fashion scoring three in the bottom of the seventh to win 3-2. Cloud won game two 5-2 to win the series 3-1.
In game one, the Thunderbirds scored a run in the first and the third. With a breeze blowing in, that score stood until the bottom of the seventh. Tristan Curless pitched six strong innings allowing two earned runs. Ranse Radtke was 3-4. Jaxson Gregg was 2-4 with two RBI’s. Javier Gomez was 2-2 with a double. Seward out hit Cloud 7-2.
In game two, Cloud scored one in the first and one in the second. The T-Birds chased home two runs in the fifth and one in the sixth. The Saints did not score until they plated two in the bottom of the ninth. Cloud out-hit SCCC 13-6. Jacob Masters was 2-4 in the loss.
Seward is 13-33 overall and 6-18 in the Jayhawk West. Cloud is 37-12 and 20-8 in the Jayhawk West. Seward hosts Colby Thursday at 1pm with pre-game at 12:45 on 1270, 92.3, and the KSCB and The Legend App.