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Federals Win Both Games in Doubleheader

14 July 2013  

Federals win with extra innings and homeruns.

It took extra innings in one game, and several homeruns in another, but the Federals won both games in a doubleheader against the Peoria Explorers.

After the first inning, the Federals had a 7-0 lead, thanks to a 3-run homer from Gary Mayberry, which was followed with hits from Kevin Hennessey, John Schiullo, Eddie George and Gregori Gonzalez.

Another homerun from Kevin Hennessey brought the score to 8-2 in the 3rd inning.

The lead didn't hold, however, when the Explorers tied tthe game at 10 in the top of the 7th inning.

It took a homerun by Matt Chavez to give the Federals the win, 11-10.

In the second game of the double header, the Federals led, 3-2, after the 2nd inning. That didn't last, after a 3-run homerun by the Explorers, the score was 6-3, in favor of the Peoria team.

Kenny Mickens served up a homerun for the Federals, and Gary Mayberry brought in a double. But, by the bottom of the 7th, the Federals were still down, 9-8.

It took another two homeruns from Eddie George and Gregori Gonzalez to win the second game with a score of 10-9.



Lynne LaMaster

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