Pride Split Double Header With Racers

The USSSA Pride split a doubleheader with the Akron Racers Saturday night at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, ending their home stretch with a loss, but taking the series against the Racers 3-1. The Pride won the first game of the doubleheader handily, defeating the Racers 6-2. Things looked grim for the Pride (23-12) to start. Racers (14-22) leftfielder Taylor Schlopy doubled early in the first inning on an error by Pride shortstop Natasha Watley. Sam Marder followed her up with a sacrifice fly, putting Schlopy in easy scoring position on third base. The Pride's defense pulled … [Read more...]