Baseball Earns 4-2 Win Over Manhattan

Isiah Daubon's one-out double in the seventh started a four-run rally in the Pioneers win over Manhattan.
Isiah Daubon's one-out double in the seventh started a four-run rally in the Pioneers win over Manhattan.

The Sacred Heart University baseball team earned a 4-2 victory over non-conference foe Fordham University at Fairfield University on Wednesday afternoon. The Pioneers improve to 6-7 on the year, while the Jaspers fall to 3-11.

The Pioneers scored their four runs with only one hit on the afternoon.

The Pioneers will travel to Seton Hall for a three-game set this weekend.

Pitching Lines

At the Plate

  • Four different players drove in runs on Wednesday
  • Isiah Daubon had the Pioneers only base hit, a double

How It Happened

  • Manhattan opened the scoring in the bottom of the first, when Matt Padre doubled to left field, plating Will Trochiano
  • The Jaspers added a run in the fourth, with Richie Barrella coming around to score on an Alex Cerda double
  • Daubon doubled to right field with one out in the top of the seventh-inning and advanced to third on an error
  • Joe Emerson walked and stole second and then Stephen Thibault walked to load the bases
  • After a strikeout Skarad worked a walk to score Daubon, to make the score 2-1
  • Jordan then walked, tying the game 2-2, when Emerson scored
  • Anthony Porrino was hit by a pitch, plating Elijah Brown, a pinch runner to give SHU the 3-2 lead
  • Kyle Oliver worked a walk as well, scoring Skarad to provide the final margin