Tyler Girouard drove in the winning run to give the East Texas Pump Jacks (27-10) the lead in the sixth inning, as the East Texas Pump Jacks hung on to beat the Acadiana Cane Cutters (16-19) 2-0 on Tuesday.Taylor Murphy singled to start the sixth. He then went from first to second on a single by R.J. Santigate. Finally, Girouard came to the plate with the game scoreless in the sixth inning and singled, bringing home Murphy.
Cameron Gann baffled the Acadiana Cane Cutters, striking out five batters. The East Texas Pump Jacks' pitcher gave up just four hits over five shutout innings.
Jacob Yanker got the win, running his season record to 1-0. Yanker struck out three, walked none and gave up no hits.
Kaleb Manual ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his second loss of the year. He lasted just six innings, walked one, struck out five, and allowed two runs.