Friday, July 3rd, 2009
Photo by Mark Pummell
Grand Lake starting pitcher Derek Grabner fires a pitch to the plate against the Hamilton Joes during Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League action on Thursday evening at Jim Hoess Field. Grabner picked up the win with five innings of work but had to watch closely in the ninth inning as Hamilton loaded the bases before the Mariners escaped with an 8-6 win.
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The Grand Lake Mariners got off to a strong start, but then had to sweat it out in the final inning against last-place Hamilton. Grand Lake jumped in front 6-1 and later escaped a bases-loaded jam in the ninth inning for an 8-6 . . .
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