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Synonyms for five-hitter

a game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team 5 hits


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Lolich also pitched three complete games and topped Gibson: He threw a six-hitter to win Game 2, a nine-hitter on three days' rest to win Game 5 and a five-hitter on two days' rest to win Game 7.
Tatnuck 15, Burncoat 1: Ryan Bonnette, Tim Quitadamo and Brandon O'Connor each scored three runs, while Drew Goldstein struck out five, walked one and pitched a five-hitter to lead host Tatnuck (10-2) over Burncoat (3-9) in a five-inning mercy-rule shortened game.
Main South 9, Sturbridge 2: Chris DiPilato threw a five-hitter with seven strikeouts, and Matt Leclaire had two hits and three RBIs to power Main South (8-5) past Sturbridge (1-12) at Foley Stadium.
Leiblein threw a five-hitter for the Axemen, and also went 1-for-2 with a two-run single in the second inning.
Missouri's Chelsea Thomas pitched a five-hitter with three strikeouts.
Ben Lodge went 2 for 4 with a home run and hurled a five-hitter with six strikeouts as Douglas (9-2) won the nightcap.
North Medford 3, Thurston 1: David Crofton pitched a five-hitter and struck out six to lead the Black Tornado (2-0) past the visiting Colts (0-2).
Burroughs 3, Crescenta Valley 0: Kyle Hart tossed a five-hitter, striking out eight in a Pacific League victory for the Indians, (9-3, 2-1) won won their sixth straight game and eighth in their past 10.
Ronnie's 8, South Central 2: David Jasukonis threw a five-hitter and struck out 10 to help Ronnie's even the best-of-three playoff series with the Express in Charlton.
Elmira 5, Wilson 2: Alyson Boytz struck out 12 and pitched a five-hitter to lead the Falcons to the victory over the Trojans.
In the Scarlet Knights' opener, Casey hurled a five-hitter, struck out 15 and hit an inside-the-park home run in a 3-1 win over Westboro.
PORTLAND - James Nygren and Ben Wetzler combined on a five-hitter to lead third-ranked Oregon State to a 6-1 victory over Portland in a nonconference baseball game on Tuesday afternoon at Etzel Field.
Nathan Newman, Tyler Hess and Nick Gaudi combined to throw a five-hitter, striking out a total of 10 batters.
Clark 4, Springfield 2: Junior Andrew LeBlanc capped his complete game five-hitter by striking out the side in the ninth and senior leadoff hitter Mike Lamothe snapped a 2-2 tie with an RBI double in the fifth inning for the visiting Cougars (6-12, 2-2 NEWMAC).
Tyler Arvin tossed a five-hitter with 11 strikeouts for Monroe.