Lori Lyons, Rougarou Writer
The Brazos Valley Bombers completed their home sweep of the Baton Rouge Rougarou Monday night, taking an 11-1 win to end the 3-game series at Travis Field.
The teams return to Baton Rouge to begin a 2-game series at Goldsby Field Tuesday night at 7 p.m.
The Bombers used four pitchers to keep the Rougarou at bay, combining for 14 strikeouts. They allowed only one run on five hits and walked five. Starter Gabe Craig allowed one hit in four scoreless innings and struck out eight.
Lane Hutchinson and Brock Slayton both hit doubles. Reed Eason, J.T. Taylor and Giovanni Licciardi hit singles.
The Rougarou also used four pitchers, each throwing two innings. They combined to allow only eight hits, but also walked eight and gave up 10 earned runs.
The Bombers (15-5) are 9-1 in their last 10 games and remain atop the Texas Collegiate League standings. They are now 5-0 against the Rougarou this season.
The Rougarou (6-15) dropped to the bottom of the league after losing its fifth straight game.