Victoria Generals clinched the lead late in the game in a 9-6 victory over Brazos Valley Bombers on Thursday. The game was tied at three with Victoria Generals batting in the top of the seventh when Brad Burckel singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Adam Becker led Victoria Generals to victory by driving in five runs. Becker went 3-for-5 at the plate. Beckerdrove in runs on a double in the seventh and a home run in the ninth.
Austin Testerman led the Victoria Generals to victory on the pitcher's mound. The pitcher went one and one-third innings, allowing one run on zero hits, striking out two and walking one. Josh Salinas threw two innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Reece Easterling went five and two-thirds innings, allowing three runs on five hits and striking out six
Victoria Generals hit two home runs on the day. Cody Cleveland had a homer in the fifth inning. Becker went deep in the ninth inning.
Victoria Generals scattered nine hits in the game. Becker, Burckel, and Cleveland all managed multiple hits for Victoria Generals.
The Generals will be back home for a two game series against the Bombers. Friday will be a free ticket night presented by Zen Water, the official water for the Victoria Generals.