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Bulldogs Complete Series Sweep With 6-0 Win

Bulldogs Complete Series Sweep With 6-0 Win

He'd wrapped-up the opening game efficiently, throwing just eleven pitches in the process. So Coach John Cohen expected Luis Pollorena would be right and ready for longer work in the nightcap. "Luis came in and closed out the first one; then he throws 60-something pitches in the next one. He really wanted to pitch."

Giving Pollorena the ball was the right call. Taking over in the fourth inning of Sunday's second contest with Portland, the southpaw knocked out a fast 4.1 frames and earned the winning decision in Mississippi State's 6-0 shutout. Coming after a 7-1 preceding triumph, the Bulldogs finished their opening weekend with a four-game sweep of the Pilots. Pollorena (1-0) was the right man in the middle... Recommended Stories

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