Tuesday, April 10, 2007

Mercy Rule needed?

Bridgewater State College of Massachusetts squeaked by Newbury College 57-1 on Monday. They set new NCAA records for runs and margin of victory in victory. They also set records with 54 RBIs and 42 hits. Junior left fielder Steve Smith had seven hits, seven runs scored, and drove in ten runs to lead the Bears to victory.

Bridgewater State Recap

AP Article


Southern Miss Alum said...

Yeah, but how many of those runs were earned?


Brian P. Foley said...

Only 44 were earned!!

Joanna said...

It sounds like the mercy rule did kick in. It was only a 7-inning game. Wow.

Brian P. Foley said...

I believe they were only scheduled for seven innings but I could be wrong.