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Eastern Florida Baseball Wins 9-8
Feb. 10, 2014 - Eastern Florida's baseball team evened its record at 3-3 on Monday as it defeated host Florida State College Jacksonville 9-8 in 13 innings.
Eastern Florida won the game in the top of the 13th as freshman Efren Sanchez scampered home from third on a pickoff play at second base with two outs. Sophomore right-hander Chayce Hubbard got the win for Eastern Florida throwing three strong innings. Classmate Jon Piriz started and went six innings. Freshman Alec Lamourex pitched four innings setting the table for Hubbard.
Eastern Florida rapped out 14 hits but committed three errors. FSCJ had seven hits and also committed three errors.
Next up for Eastern Florida is a 5 p.m. Wednesday home game with Lake-Sumter State College. Admission at Bruce Bochy Field on the Melbourne Campus is free.