PANAMA - Never-say-die Panama (2-4, 3-5) pulled out a win in both the seventh and eighth innings in Division 3 baseball on Tuesday.
Chautauqua Lake (1-4, 1-4) led 6-4 before Panama came up with two runs in the seventh to tie it at 6-6. Then in the eighth, Panama got the winning run, again with two away, for a 7-6 victory.
Alec Blose delivered the tie-breaking run in the eighth with a triple to score the walking Kyle McIntyre.
Panama’s Alec Blose delivers a pitch to a Chautauqua Lake batter in Tuesday’s Division 3 baseball game. See additional photos at cu.post-journal.com.
P-J photo by Rob Tucker
With two outs in the seventh, Eric Schutt drove in two runs with a single to plate Ricky Eddy and Tanner Propheter, who both walked for Panama.
Sawyer Eggleston drilled two hits with a double and Blose had three walks and two runs scored for Panama.
Chautauqua Lake had a four-run fourth inning and scored a run on Ryan Stewart's single in the sixth for a 6-4 lead.
Ryan Linnecke stroked three hits and Tyler Furlow added two hits for CL.