Today was Justin Mathias’ turn in the rotation for the Fort Myers Dallas Lawmen B and he made the most of it, shutting out the Fort Lauderdale Toronto Nomads B on 4 hits.
The 22-year-old left-hander led the Dallas Lawmen B to an easy 7-0 victory, allowing 4 walks and tallying 6 strikeouts.
“I hope we miss him next time,” Fort Lauderdale manager Jose Huertas said. “Mathias certainly pitched a strong game against us today. He was in a groove, throwing everything for strikes. Throwing hard. Changing speeds.”
With the win, Dallas Lawmen B are tied for first in the FRL’s Gulf Coast Division at 12-8, with the Norfolk Sharks B. Toronto Nomads B fall to 11-9, tied for second in the Atlantic Coast Division with Arizona Cowboys B.