Saturday, September 14, 2013

Bulls-Pawtucket marathon longest in IL finals since 1957

The Bulls shared a good note today.

Durham's 14-inning win over Pawtucket on Friday was the second-longest game in International League championship series history.

On Sept. 20, 1957, Miami beat Buffalo 3-2 in 18 innings.

Durham and Pawtucket used eight pitchers each, and they threw a combined 520 pitches (305 strikes). The teams were a combined 1-for-28 with runners in scoring position and combined to strand 33 baserunners.

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