February 22, 2015

Bucs Drop SU, Grambling Over Weekend

The Privateers got a fine pitching effort from starter Alex Smith and a two-run homer from Jonathan Santana on the way to a 4-1 win over Southern on the MLB Network Saturday evening.  Seth Laigast threw a 2 2/3 inning save for New Orleans.

Official box score

On Sunday afternoon, UNO completed a 3-0 weekend at Maestri Field by hammering Grambling, 12-4. The Privateers (4-3) collected 15 hits as a team in Sunday's effort and swept the MLB Urban Youth Invitational.

Jonathan Coco led New Orleans with three hits and three RBIs. Four of his teammates had two hits apiece, and starting pitcher Jordan Priddle threw five effective innings for the win.

Official box score