Atlanta tops New Diana 8-7 with big rally

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ATLANTA, Texas — The Atlanta Rabbits scored six runs in the fifth inning and edged the New Diana Eagles 8-7 Tuesday afternoon at Rabbit Field at Atlanta City Park.

Nick Burden was the winning pitcher for the Rabbs. Atlanta’s bullpen combined for seven hits, seven runs, five strikeouts, seven walks, and two hit-by-pitch.

Hunter Gleason took the loss for New Diana. The Eagles’ pitching staff gave up five hits, eight runs, 10 walks, and produced 11 strikeouts.

Cooper McClure went 0-1 with three walks for the Rabbs. Kale Carpenter was 1-1 with two runs. Will Woodruff was 1-2 with two runs.

For the Eagles, Ethan Adkisson was 3-5 with two runs. John Luttrell was 1-2 with two runs.

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SCORING SUMMARY

New Diana — 3 2 0 0 0 1 1

Atlanta        — 0 0 0 0 6 2