Saturday, Mar 02 2013 10:49 PM

'Runners rally to win 4th straight in baseball


Dylan Christensen went for 4-for-4 with two RBI's and Cal State Bakersfield rallied to win its fourth straight Saturday night, 7-3 over Long Island University at Hardt Field.

Long Island opened the scoring in the top of the third on a passed ball to break the seal.

Christensen tied the score in the bottom of the inning with an RBI-triple.

Back-to-back CSUB errors led to a pair of LIU runs in the top of the fifth.

Them CSUB (7-3) loaded the bases, but could not convert the chance as Centennial graduate Garrett Pierce fouled out to end the inning.

Mylz Jones brought the Roadrunners to within a run, 3-2, with an RBI-single in the sixth.

After having a runner picked off second in the seventh, CSUB tied the score when Oscar Sanay singled home Tyler Shyrock .

In the eighth, Cael Brockmeyer reached on a throwing error. Kris Cayton sacrificed him to second, but the throw by Blackbirds' pitcher Tito Marrero went into right field, allowing Brockmeyer to score and Cayton to move to third.

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