Clearwater 7, Daytona Beach 1: Shelby Rama pitched his second complete game in five starts as the host Phillies rebounded from their 20-inning, 3-2 loss to Sarasota on Thursday night. After a shaky start against the first three batters he faced _ giving up two walks and a hit batter _ Rama (3-1) allowed just three singles and faced only 23 batters over the final seven innings. Jason Moler had three RBI for the Phillies for a team-leading 44 RBI. Jon Zuber had two RBI.
St. Petersburg 8, Sarasota 2: St. Petersburg scored seven runs in the top of the eighth inning to overcome a 2-0 deficit and defeat host Sarasota. White Sox reliever Brian Boehringer gave up six earned runs. Ed Gerald and Lorenzo Meza led the Cardinals with two RBI apiece.
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