The Commerce Journal


March 28, 2013

Tigers look to snap two-game losing streak

COMMERCE — Coupled with cold bats and rough pitching performances, the Commerce High School baseball team lost two in a row to Grand Saline and Edgewood.

Even with his three doubles on three hits, Ramon Mojica was unable to lead the Commerce High School baseball team to victory in a 6-3 loss against Grand Saline on March 22.

Sam Wells pitched a complete game and struck out eight batters.

Senior Buck Wilson also had a hot bat on the night, going two out of three, with one triple.

In the March 26 game at Edgewood, the Edgewood bats honed in on Mojica’s pitching, knocking in 14 runs in the first three innings of the game   before going on to win 15-4.

Mojica’s pitching performance was sub par, but the Tigers fielding didn’t help. With 10 errors of the night, eight of the 14 runs scored were unearned.

Wells made up for a hitless game against Grand Saline with a double that knocked in two runs for the Tigers.

The Tigers face a formidable team in the Quitman Bulldogs at home tonight at 7 p.m.

The Bulldogs are currently 10-3, with a 4-1 district record, with their only loss an 8-5 one at Edgewood last week.

Text Only
Featured Ads


How many games do you think the Lions will win in 2014?

7-9 wins
4-6 wins
1-3 wins
     View Results
Must Read
AP Video
The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide