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Legion Tournament - Sidney splits first day games

 

Dave Faries

Kyle Burton proved too much for Gordon on Friday, pitching a 10-0 shutout.

Friday - Burton fans 9, overpowers Gordon in opener

Sidney pounded out 10 runs in their home tournament opener against Gordon. Starting pitcher Kyle Burton needed just one, as he blanked the visitors over four innings.

Sometimes betrayed by wildness, Burton on this afternoon was laser sharp. He struck out two in the first, two more in the third and fourth. In the second he fanned the side, catching Lane Andrews looking. Along the way, Burton allowed just two hits. He did not issue a base on balls.

“I felt really good,” Burton said. “I’m not that consistent, usually. I was just thro...



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