JOHNSON CITY, TN-Lee Haeberle (Hendersonville, Tenn.) was dominate on Saturday as he went eight innings with two earned runs as the Bucs took game two 6-5 over Furman at Thomas Stadium.
Haeberle nearly tossed a complete game as he went eight innings of four hit baseball. He allowed a pair of earned runs while striking out five on 119 pitches. He sat the Furman lineup down in order five times on Saturday including two times in back-to-back innings.
Robby McCabe (New Port Richey, Fla.) led the offensive charge as he batted leadoff for the first time this season. He finished the game going 3-4 with all three hits coming in the first four innings. He tallied a double and two singles while picking up a RBI and a run scored. Kevin Phillips (St. Louis, Mo.) bounced back as he tallied a two out, two RBI double in the third inning to make the game 4-0. Jeremy Taylor (Fayetteville, Ga.) roped a triple and scored two runs and also made a terrific diving catch in right center to prevent an extra base hit. Lance Mays (Ridgely, Tenn.) smacked a solo home run late in the game, and Blake Rowlett (Clarksville, Tenn.) had a two hit performance at Thomas Stadium.
Courtesy: East Tennessee State Athletics