Larks 10-Game Win Streak Snapped By Derby
The Derby Twins scored on a ground out in the top of the ninth inning to break a 2-2 tie and end the Hays Larks 10-game win streak with a 3-2 win Sunday night at Larks Park.
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Ruben Marrero opened the inning with a single then moved to third on a wild pitch, then scored on Mike Parsons grounder to second with one out.
The Larks had a two-out walk then a single from Elvin Rodriguez to put runners at first and second in the bottom of the ninth but Aaron Cornell struck out on three pitches the end the game.
Jason Heflin (2-1) takes the loss, allowing a run on two hits in two innings of relief.
Hays grabbed a 2-1 lead in the first inning on two-out singles from Austin Darby and Ryan Busboom.
The Twins tied the game with a two-out single in the sixth.
The Larks fall to 28-11 and 22-11 in the Jayhawk League. They wrap up the regular season Wednesday at home against Dodge City.
Sunday’s Jayhawk League scores…
Haysville 6, Dodge City 3
Liberal 5, El Dorado 2