Pride Blast Off, Down Racers 12-0

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Firestone Stadium, Akron, Ohio – July 19, 2012 – The Akron Racers made use of their pitching staff tonight in their battle against the USSSA Florida Pride. With the Pride scoring seven runs before the fifth inning. Cat Osterman (4-3) and her defense held the Racers scoreless the entire game, winning the game 12-0 over the Racers. Racers’ starting pitcher Kristina Thorson (4-4) gave up two two-run home runs and two walks in the top of the third inning, bringing in Jen Mineau to take her place in the circle. Mineau smoldered but could not put out the Pride’s offense. Lisa Norris was … [Read more...]