Martin County Tigers vs. Port St. Lucie Jaguars


Martin County is 9-0-1 against Port St. Lucie since April of 2017, and they’ll have a chance to extend that success on Monday. The Martin County Tigers will head out on the road to challenge the Port St. Lucie Jaguars at 4:00 p.m. The teams are on pretty different trajectories at the moment (Martin County has four straight wins, Port St. Lucie has 18 straight defeats), but none of that matters once you’re on the field.

Last Wednesday, Martin County beat Treasure Coast 9-6.

Amelia Hannah made a splash no matter where she played. She looked comfortable on the mound, tossing seven innings while giving up just one earned (and five unearned) runs off eight hits. Hannah was also stellar in the batter’s box, scoring two runs while going 5-for-5.

In other batting news, the team relied heavily on Ciana Vargas, who scored two runs and stole a base while getting on base in all five of her plate appearances. She is on a roll when it comes to stolen bases, as she’s now stolen at least one in the last four games she’s played. Another player making a difference was Taylor Synowski*, who went 1-for-5 with two runs, a triple, and an RBI.

Meanwhile, Port St. Lucie suffered a tough 18-1 loss at the hands of Martin County on Monday.

Martin County’s victory bumped their record up to 4-5. As for Port St. Lucie, their defeat dropped their record down to 0-10.

Martin County took their win against Port St. Lucie in their previous meeting on Monday by a conclusive 18-1. The rematch might be a little tougher for Martin County since the team won’t have the home-field advantage this time around. We’ll see if the change in venue makes a difference.

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