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Goldpanners 4, Bucs 1 ABL Tournament

Jul 30, 2013
Goldpanners 4, Bucs 1 ABL Tournament

Goldpanners 4, Bucs 1 ABL Tournament

 

By DANNY MARTIN dmartin@newsminer.com newsminer.com | 0 comments

FAIRBANKS — The Alaska Goldpanners got a late start Tuesday night against the Anchorage Bucs in the Alaska Baseball League Postseason Tournament at Mulcahy Stadium in Anchorage.

At press time, the Goldpanners were ahead 1-0 going in the bottom of the third inning.

Third baseman Alex Rubanowitz led off with the Panners’ first hit of the game, a single against Bucs starting pitcher Brennan Henry. Rubanowitz went to second on a pass ball, stole third base and scored on a sacrifice grounder by Nolan Meadows.

Ryan Leonards had two singles and Don Andre Clark had one hit for the Bucs against Panners starter Drew Mitrisin, who also had a strikeout and allowed a walk through the first three innings.

The Panners’ first game of the six-day tournament was delayed because the Anchorage Glacier Pilots needed 11 innings for an 8-7 win over the Mat-Su Miners earlier Tuesday evening. The Panners are set to play at 9 tonight against Mat-Su, which went to extra innings for the second straight game.