Baton Rouge, LA – June 9, 2019 – The Rougarou got their first ever win on Sunday night against the Victoria Generals at Pete Goldsby Field. The Rougarou celebrated Bark in the Park Night on Sunday night where all in attendance could bring their dogs to the game.
The Rougarou trailed early 1-0 in the top of the 2nd inning, but were able to even the game up 1-1 after Kalun Dronette got a base hit that scored Cameron Crawford in the bottom of the 2nd inning. The Rougarou trailed for much of the game trailing 6-1 after 5 innings.
The Rougarou were able to score 4 runs in a rally in the bottom of the 6th inning cutting their deficit down to 7-5. The Rougarou tied the ball game at 7 in the bottom of the 7th inning. The Rougarou then scored 2 runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to take a 9-7 lead.
All the Rougarou had to do after that was hold onto their lead and that is exactly what they did. The Rougarou got their first win on Sunday night 9-7 against the Victoria Generals.
Sunday night’s game against the Victoria Generals was the Rougarou’s last game of their 2 game home series against the Victoria Generals. They travel to Bryan, Texas tomorrow to play the Brazos Valley Bombers at Travis Field at 7:05 p.m. in the first game of their 2 game road series against the Brazos Valley Bombers.
The Greatest Show in Town is Coming – for tickets and more information on Baton Rouge’s very own Minor League Baseball Experience for the inaugural season, go to brrougarou.com or call (225)-500-4FUN. Follow the Rougarou on social media: facebook.com/BatonRougeRougarou/ | Twitter: @BRRougarou | Instagram: brrougarou.
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