SEASON GAME SUMMARIES
8, Railroaders 7. (June
14, 2017) The
Oilers broke a tied game in the top of the 9th and held
on to beat the Railroaders in Fulton. The Oilers extend
their winning streak to 4 games while the Railroader
have now dropped 2 straight.
took an early lead scoring 4 runs in the top of the
first inning. Fulton climb back into the game scoring
single runs in the 1st and 2nd innings. The Railroaders
tied the game in the 3rd scoring 2 runs and then took
the lead in 4th with 2 more scores.
teams remain silent until the 8th inning when the Oilers
chalked up 3 runs only to have the Railroader tie the
game up in the bottom half scoring a single run.
the top of the 9th the Oilers used 2 doubles to retake
an 8-7 lead. Bottom of the inning the Railroaders had
loaded the bases with one out when the Oilers turned a
double play to end the game.
Owensboro; Cody Jackson hit a 3 RBI homerun and Tanner
Kehrer went 4 of 5 for 3 RBI, scored twice and had the
game winning RBI.
Fulton; Homeruns were produced by Paul Salata for 3 RBI,
Hunter Higdon for 2 RBI and Zell Walker a solo shot.
Austin gets the win as pitcher of record with Owensboro
tool the lead. Cam Curry earned a save closing out the
final half inning of play. Pablo Arevalo takes the loss
for Fulton. For complete box scores Click
4, Railroaders 0. (June
13, 2017) The
Oilers handed the Railroaders their first shutout of the
season at Owensboro. Fulton had 5 hits total and one
error, Owensboro produced 6 hits and played error free
ball. Payton Griffin earned the win and Noah Stern takes
the loss. The two teams meet again on Wednesday in
Fulton for game two. For complete box scores Click
5, Flash 2. (June
11, 2017) The
Railroaders beat the Flash, the Hoppers lose to the
Oilers as do the Chiefs to the Bombers, Fulton is now in
second place and one game behind Hoptowm in the West
victory for Fulton on Sunday in Henderson was the fourth
in a row for the Railroaders. Both Will Acuff and AJ
Smith hit homeruns for a total of 5 RBI to produce all
the runs for Fulton.
Bobo earned the win on mound and Will Acuff picked up a
save. Brantley Flanagan took the loss for Henderson. For complete box scores Click
14, Flash 9. (June
10, 2017) The
Railroaders won their third game in a row beating the
Henderson Flash in Fulton. With only 8 hits total,
Fulton took advantage of 12 walks issued by the Flash to
assist in the victory. Henderson doubled Fulton hits
with 16 of their own, but stranded 11 on base while the
Railroaders left 6 on board.
Fulton, Andrew Rapoza went 2 for 3 with 4 RBI and scored
once. Zell Walker added a homerun for 2 RBI.
Aaron Euler was best for the Flash going 3 of 5 with 5
RBI and a homerun. Paul Haupt was 3 for 4 and crossed
the plate 3 times.
South gets the win for Fulton pitching 4 innings in
relief of starter Cody Caballero who was pulled after 4
innings on the mound.
loss goes to Flash's starter Jordan Kelly for only threw
for 1 2/3 innings giving up 5 hits, 7 runs (6 earned), 4
walks and had one strikeout.
two teams meet again on Sunday in Henderson for the
second of the two game series. For complete box scores Click
13, Miners 6. (June
9, 2017) The
Railroaders scored early and often to over power the
Miners with their victory in Madisonville. It was a
night for the long ball that began with the first pitch
when Jake Wikel hit a homerun to start the game..
of 12 total hits for Fulton were for extra bases.
Railroader new comer Will Acuff was 3 of 5 with a double
and two triples, scoring twice and had 3 RBI. Paul
Salata added a homerun, his third on the season.
Miners kept pace with 10 total hits, but left 9 men
stranded on base. Jacob Richard was 3 for 3, two scores
and a RBI. Alex Carignan drove in 3 RBI going 2 for
Brian Musielak earned the win for 6 innings on the
mound. He gave up 8 hits, 4 runs (3 earned), 4
strikeouts and had no walks. Miners' starter Michael
Andrew Hawks takes the loss with 2 innings of work. For complete box scores Click
adds another pitcher. The
Railroaders have signed Will Acuff from the
University of Alabama Huntsville. He is a freshman, 6
feet tall and 170 pounds. Will's a right handed pitcher
who can bat left.
6, Miners 3. (June
8, 2017) The
Railroaders got back on a winning track beating the
Miners in Fulton. Madisonville had 4 errors which
contributed to 5 unearned runs for the Railroaders who
were error free for the game.. Both teams matched up
with 10 hits each.
Wikel and Cory Price each produced a RBI double at the
plate for Fulton. Madisonville's Darrell Freeman and
Michael Andrew Hawks each hit homeruns with Hawks going
3 of 5 for 2 RBI.
starter Carter Bair gets the win throwing 5 2/3 innings
giving up 6 hits, 2 earned runs, 2 walks and had 7
strikeouts. Noah Stern pitched for 3 innings in middle
relief and Pablo Arevalo earned a save striking out the
last batter with the bases loaded.
starting pitcher Tyler Crouch takes of the loss going 4
innings and tagged for 3 unearned runs. The Miners used
3 additional pitchers in the losing effort. For complete box scores Click
11, Railroaders 4. (June
7, 2017) (From
Paducah) Cody Clark, Blake Johnson and Tate Mathis had three hits apiece as the Paducah Chiefs pounded 14 hits and won for the third straight game in an 11-4 victory over the Fulton Railroaders in front of 585 fans Wednesday night at Brooks Stadium.
After Fulton took a 2-0 lead in the second inning on four singles, the Chiefs went ahead for good with a four-run third. Nick Shumaker, Dixon Craft and Mathis each had two-out run-scoring singles during the frame.
After Fulton plated a run in the fourth, the Chiefs added two runs in their fourth and five in the fifth, as Mathis and Clark slugged back-to-back doubles to start the rally which produced a 10-3 lead.
Clark closed the scoring with an RBI single in the eighth.
Blake Clynes (1-0) earned the win, allowing four runs in 5 1/3 innings. Austin Shaw, Tyler Horsley and Travis Regaldo finished with scoreless relief.
Jarod Jobst (0-1) took the loss for the Railroaders, allowing six runs in four innings. Hunter Higdon had three hits for Fulton. For complete box scores Click
5, Railroaders 2 . (June
6, 2017) (From
Fulton) Five unearned runs for the Paducah Chiefs'
in the first two innings were enough to beat the home
team Fulton Railroaders on Tuesday. The Chiefs took
advantage of errors and passed balls by the Railroaders
to score their win.
Railroaders scored one unearned run in the 7th inning.
Fulton added their final run in the 9th from a solo
homerun by Cody Mitchell, his third on the season.
starter Trevor McMurray gets the win for 7 innings of
outstanding work on the mound. He struck out 13 batters,
walked 2, allowed only 4 hits and one unearned run.
Taylor Bobo takes the hard loss for 6 innings of work
with 5 strikeouts, no walks, allowed 4 hits and tagged
with 5 unearned runs.
win for the Chiefs moves them ahead of the Railroaders
who now move to the bottom of the West Division. For complete box scores Click
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16, Railroaders 8. (June
4, 2017) (From
Fulton) The Hoppers continued their winning ways beating the Railroaders in Fulton. While the Railroaders were able to keep the final scores
close in their first 3 games, they couldn’t control the Hoptown bats on Sunday, which produced 17 hits total. The Railroader also committed 6 errors contributing to 6 unearned runs for the Hoppers.
Hoptown jumped to a 2-0 lead in the first 2 innings before Fulton took a 4-2 lead in the bottom of the second off a grand slam homerun by Carrington Wilson. The Hoppers regained the lead for good in the fourth inning scoring 7 runs off five hits. With the score 9-4, the Railroaders added 2 runs each in the fourth and seventh innings. The Hoppers continued to
score runs in the fifth and seventh through ninth innings to complete their 16 total.
Starting pitcher Alex Walker earned the win for Hoptown for 6 innings of work. Seth Rayburn takes the loss for Fulton for 1 1/3 innings in relief. The Hoppers used 3 pitchers total as the Railroaders used 7 pitchers in the losing the cause. Both teams are off on Monday. For complete box scores Click
10, Railroaders 9. (June
3, 2017) In
10 innings. (From Hopkinsville) The Hoptown Hoppers (3-0) defeat the Fulton Railroaders (1-2) in 10 innings by a score of 10-9 Saturday night in Hopkinsville. Zach Duvall’s walk-off double to right center scored Ryan Hatten from second base, who previously reached on a hit by pitch to lead off the inning, then a sac bunt pushed him to second. Jesse Philp (1-0) picked up the win after pitching 1 2/3 innings, allowing no runs and no hits while walking two.
Fulton got on the board first with three unearned runs in the 3rd inning following two defensive miscues. The Hoppers would put one on the board in the bottom of the frame after a leadoff single, a walk, a balk, and a sac fly from Aharon Modlin scoring Taylor Fought. Hoptown would rally for 6 runs in the bottom of the 4th, bringing 12 to the plate. The 6-run inning was highlighted by a 2-RBI single from Cody Cooper and a RBI single from Michael Rhea.
Both teams added a run in the 5th inning, highlighted by Zach Duvall’s inside-the-park homerun. The Hoppers tallied another run in the 7th after an RBI single from Modlin scored Rhea.
The Railroaders would tack on a run in the 8th after two base hits and a RBI double by Zell Walker. Fulton would then tie it in dramatic fashion in the top of the 9th with a grand slam from Paul
Jesse Philp would replace Will Acuff to record the final two outs in the 9th and pitch the 10th. Hunter Higdon (0-1) would ultimately receive the loss after starting the 10th inning, hitting a batter and giving up the game-winning double.
The Hoptown Hoppers head to Fulton to take on the Railroaders at 7pm Sunday evening.. For complete box scores Click
16, Miners 15. (June
2, 2017) In
10 innings, game time 4.5 hours. In a seesaw battle for
the lead, the Railroaders overcame a 5 run deficit in
the bottom of the 10th inning with 2 outs and scored 6
runs for the win. The game was capped off by a walk-off grand slam homerun by Brandon Hauswald.
Both teams combined for 26 hits that included a total of
8 homeruns, 6 of them by Fulton.
Fulton: Zell Walker had 3 homeruns (one grand slam) and
a total of 8 RBI. Hauswald was 2 of 6 for 5 RBI. Paul
Salata and Cody Mitchell each added a homer. For
Madisonville: Hunter James hit 2 homeruns for a 5 RBI
Railroaders used six pitchers and the Miners sent five
to mound before the evening was complete. Zell Walker
(corrected) gets the win as the pitcher of record when Fulton took
the lead. The loss goes to Michael Sebby responsible for
the go ahead run by the Railroaders. For complete box scores Click
Miners 8, Railroaders 7. (June
1, 2017) (From
Madisonville) The Miners started off the 2017 season with an 8-7 win at Elmer Kelley Stadium over the Fulton Railroaders. Ryan Brooks belted a grand slam to put Madisonville in the lead, and Logan Jarvis hit a two-run bomb earlier in the game.
Miner hurler Carson Imes picked up the Win in relief of starter Austin Henrich, with Jack Bellinger collecting the first save of the year. Nicholas Hutchison pitched two innings before handing the game off to Bellinger for the final inning.
The Railroaders were paced at the plate by Cory Price and Paul Salata, both of whom went 3-4 on the night. Salata drove in three runs to lead Fulton.
Jackson South took the Loss for Fulton, with starter Taylor Bobo earning a No Decision. Bobo pitched 4 complete innings, striking out seven Miners before giving way to South. Noah Stern pitched two
shutout innings for the Railroaders as well.. Complete box scores Click
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