Peach State Sports Blog

Mercer baseball team rallies past Savannah State

The Mercer baseball team rallied for a 7-3 win over Savannah State on Tuesday.

The Bears improve to 26-16, and they have won five of their past six games. Mercer returns to Southern Conference play this weekend with a trip to Western Carolina. Mercer is 10-5 in conference play.

The Bears trailed 3-1 after five innings Tuesday but scored two runs in the eighth to tie the game and then scored four in the ninth for the win. The big blow was Danny Edgeworth’s sixth home run of the season, a grand slam in the ninth.