HARRISBURG – The Bullets split a baseball doubleheader with the host Tigers on Friday.
Harrisburg took Game 1 by a 10-9 margin and Brookings posted a 15-6, three-inning victory in Game 2.
The Bullets (3-6) play a twinbill at Mitchell on Sunday at 1 p.m. before returning home for a doubleheader against Sioux Falls East on Monday at 5 p.m.
• Harrisburg 10, Brookings 9
Braden Clifford was 4-for-5 with three RBIs. Josh Devine went 3-for-5 with a two-run homer and three runs scored.
Joey McMacken added two hits, including a solo home run. Isac Norgaard doubled in a pair of runs.
HARRISBURG 10, BROOKINGS 9
Brookings 320 200 2 – 9 13 1
Harrisburg 130 330 x – 10 9 1
• Brookings 15, Harrisburg 6 (3 inn.)
The Bullets got off to a fast start with nine runs in the opening frame.
Lincoln Hardin finished 2-for-2 with a triple, a walk, five RBIs and two runs scored. Payton Theodosopoulos reached base in all four of his plate appearances, doubling twice while driving in four runs.
McMacken was 2-for-2 with a walk, two RBIs and a pair of runs. Sam Hardin drew three walks and scored each time. Clifford doubled.
Keiji Numata earned the pitching win after allowing six runs – five earned – on six hits and five walks with one strikeout in 1 2/3 innings. Lincoln Hardin recorded the final four outs, allowing one hit with a strikeout and a walk.
BROOKINGS 15, HARRISBURG 6 (3 inn.)
Brookings 924 – 15 9 0
Harrisburg 420 – 6 7 1