After playing "Lions Baseball" on Sunday and picking up two wins over Sacred Heart, on Monday night SLU struggled to get timely hits as they went 2-15 with runners in scoring position. The Lions stranded 12 runners on the night as they fell 5-3 to the Pioneers in 10 innings and splitting the four game series. Matt Pittari, Jacob Ott, and Stefan Lopez combined surrendered 5 runs on 12 hits and struck out 12 Pioneers. Pittari, getting his first collegiate start, and Lopez had five K's each.
With the loss the Lions fall to 8-4 on the season and will host UL-Lafayette on Wednesday evening. First pitch is scheduled for 6pm.
Sacred Heart 010 020 000 2 - 5 12 2
SLU 000 111 000 0 - 3 8 2
WP - Chris Dionisio (1-0)
LP - Stefan Lopez (0-1)
Save - None
Justin Boudreaux 3-5, SB, Run