Pastore breaks all-time hits record as Brockport Baseball defeats University of Rochester.
By Zach Harnischfeger
BROCKPORT, N.Y.--- With his RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning on Wednesday, Nicholas Pastore passed his former teammate Tommy Kretzler for the most career hits all-time in program history with 203 career hits. The Golden Eagles won the game 5-3.
In the bottom of the first inning, first basemen Brian Tietjen hit an RBI single to left field that brought home shortstop Justin Pangburn to give Brockport the 1-0 lead.
In the top of the third inning, Yellowjackets outfielder Aaron Whitley tied the game at one after scoring on a wild pitch. In the bottom of the inning, Brian Tietjen drove in catcher Jason Mansell on a sacrifice fly to give Brockport the lead, 2-1.
In the top of the fifth inning, infielder Colton Avera singled to right field and drove in Joseph Rende to tie things up once again.
In the bottom of the sixth inning, Nicholas Pastore hit a two-single to right field that brought in outfielder Josh Indek and catcher Ryan Voight, to make it a 4-2 game.
In the top of the seventh inning, U of R catcher John Moses grounded into a fielder's choice which brought home Joseph Rende to make it 4-3.
In the bottom of the eighth inning, Nick Pastore singled and drove in Indek to make it 5-3 Brockport. This would be the final score of the game.
With the win, Brockport has won six in a row and improves to 20-9 on the season. The Golden Eagles will be back in action when they host the #19 ranked Cortland Red Dragons this weekend for some SUNYAC Conference action.