Jul 29, 2020 11:33 AM

Bat Cats split with Liberal

Posted Jul 29, 2020 11:33 AM

The Great Bend Bat Cats wrapped up the 2020 home season Tuesday night by splitting a double header with the Liberal Bee Jays at Lawson-Biggs Field on the campus of Barton Community College.

Liberal won the first game 11-5 thanks to a 6-run sixth inning before the Bat Cats rode the strong pitching of Jayden Saylor to take game two 5-2. Saylor tossed 8-innings, allowing one hit, striking out eight and walking five.

The Bat Cats are now 18-19 on the season and will wrap up the regular season on Wednesday and Thursday in Liberal with both games starting at 7 p.m..