Week One Recap

Field 1 @ 9:00 am – Leland 7 vs Gold 1

This 2017 championship game rematch had a similar outcome to last years championship game. The defending champs got on the score board first with Warren`s RBI double. They put up 4 more runs in the top of the 5th inning, giving Leland a 5 – 0 lead. The Gold were able to get on the scoreboard in the bottom half of the inning with Pito`s solo home-run. Edwin gave his team 2 insurance runs in the top of the 6th inning with a 2 run home-run.

Field 2 @ 9:00 am – Royals 4 vs Ravens 0

The Royals went up 1 – 0 thanks to Eric`s big RBI single. They added another run in the top of 2nd inning with Adam`s RBI single. The Ravens offense was just no where to be found in this game. The Al Jr. and Eric`s back to back RBI singles, gave them two more insurance runs in the top of the 7th.

 

Field 1 @ 10:30 am – Leland 6 vs Diamondbacks 1

Leland took a 4 – 0 lead early in this game. The Diamondbacks were able to get on the scoreboard with Dave`s RBI single. Leland got the run back with Edwin`s solo home-run. They added an insurance run in the top of the 7th inning.

 

Field 2 @ 10:30 am – Royals 5 vs Emperors 4 (Under Protest)

The Royals got their offense going in the top of the 3rd inning. Every player on the Royals lineup came up to bat this inning. Thank to six hits, the Royals put up 4 runs in the top of the 3rd. In the bottom of the 4th inning, the Emperors got on the scoreboard thanks to Caban`s RBI triple. In the bottom of the 6th inning, the Emperors tied the game at 4. In the top of the 7th, the Royals took the lead back thanks to Darnell`s RBI double.

(This game is under protest due to a play in which the Emperors think they should have had a home-run but instead were limited to a triple.)

Field 1 @ 1:15 pm – Silver Bullets 8 vs Gold 6

This high scoring game was an emotional one for the Silver Bullets, as they played their first game without their veteran leader Wayne Lippold. The Gold took a 1 – 0 lead with Bambino`s solo home-run. The Bullets took a 2 – 1 lead in the second inning but the Gold answered right back with 2 more runs of their own, giving them a 3 – 2 lead heading into the 4th inning. The Bullets tied the game in the top of the 4th inning but once again,the Gold answered right back in the bottom half of the inning, taking a 5 – 4 lead. Izzy and Jay both drove in a run with RBI doubles giving the Bullets a 5 – 4 lead. The Bullets added another 3 runs in the top of the 6th inning thanks to three consecutive RBI doubles by David Jr., Austin and Izzy. The Gold were able to cut the the lead in half but nothing more.

 

Field 2 @ 1:15 pm – Wolfpack 8 vs Ravens 1

The Wolfpack got their offense going early. Six consecutive hits by the Wolfpack gave them a comfortable 5 run lead. The ravens put a run on the board with Rae`s RBI single. The Wolfpack put the game away in the top of the 7th inning, scoring 3 runs.

 

Field 1 @ 2:30 pm – Silver Bullets 2 vs Diamondbacks 1

The last game of the day was a nail biter. Austin gave the Bullets a 1 – 0 lead with a solo home-run. Lionel Jr. answered back with a solo home-run of his own. In the top of the 6th inning, Austin`s RBI double gave the Bullets a 2 – 1 lead.

 

Field 2 @ 2:30 pm – Wolfpack vs Emperors