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Pirtle, Renfroe Homer In 14-2 Rout Of Devils

Brett Pirtle

They're built to slap and scratch and scramble for extra bases every chance possible. But if the bats are hot and the balls falling farther than usual, these Bulldogs will gladly go to second, third, even all the way around on a good hard swing. Just as they did nine times Tuesday night in a 14-2 shelling of Mississippi Valley State.

Mississippi State battered Delta Devil pitching for the most extra-base hits of the young season, with six doubles, a triple, and home runs by 2B Brett Pirtle and RF Hunter Renfroe. Over half the team's 17 total safeties went for one or more stops in the romp. "We felt we were going to score runs, but you just never know," Coach John Cohen said. Actually, knowing the series history the Bulldogs... Recommended Stories

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