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Swaggerty hits walk-off single in 10th, Bradenton beats Fort Myers 7-6

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) -- Travis Swaggerty hit a walk-off single in the 10th inning, as the Bradenton Marauders defeated the Fort Myers Miracle 7-6 on Wednesday.

Jesse Medrano scored the game-winning run after he was hit with a pitch to lead off the inning, advanced to second on an error and then went to third on an error.

Earlier in the inning, Lucas Tancas scored on an error to tie the game 6-6.

The Marauders scored two runs in the ninth before Fort Myers answered in the next half-inning when Jose Miranda hit a sacrifice fly, scoring Royce Lewis to take a 6-5 lead.

Nick Mears (2-0) got the win in relief while Rickey Ramirez (1-1) took the loss in the Florida State League game.

Ryan Costello doubled and singled, driving in three runs for the Miracle.

Despite the loss, Fort Myers is 4-2 against Bradenton this season.

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