Tarleton State starter Pete Perez stymied Angelo State in leading the Texans to a 2-0 win in 11 innings in the Lone Star Conference Baseball Championship game here Tuesday to force an if-necessary contest. The Rams entered the game boasting an undefeated 3-0 tournament record along with a 39-6 advantage in runs scored including a 16-0 triumph over Tarleton Monday.
Britt Robertshaw, who relieved Perez, took down the Rams in order with a ground out, strike out and fly out to end the game and pick up the win (3-2) for the Texans. ASU starter Rick Reyna was equally impressive in the pitcher’s duel, with a four-hit shutout and three K’s through the first seven innings. In relief, Austin Church threw three innings, allowing one hit with three strikeouts. The Rams Michael Weatherly took the loss (5-3) permitting both runs before Jake Albert ended the frame.
Tarleton and ASU take the field Wednesday at Noon for a winner-take-all rematch, with the champion earning the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA South Central Regional.
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