Medical Arts rallies past A&W in eight innings, 18-12

For the first four innings Wednesday night in Junior Babe Ruth at Twillman field in Harley park, Imhoff’s Appliance had Central Realty on the ropes while leading 8-4.
But what happened after that is anybodys guess as Central Realty rallied back with six unanswered runs over the final two innings for a 10-8 victory.
In the nightcap, Medical Arts rallied from as much as four down to beat A&W in extra innings by a score of 18-12.
In games at New Franklin, New Franklin won by forfeit over KWRT 7-0 and then defeated CARSTAR 8-1.
Central Realty, improving to 2-1 on the season, trailed Imhoff’s Appliance 6-1 after three complete innings before rallying back with three runs in each of the fourth, fifth and sixth innings of play for the victory.
Austin Schuster picked up the win in relief for Central Realty while Jamesian McKee took the loss for Imhoff’s Appliance.  Schuster pitched three innings and gave up two runs on five 9hits and one walk while striking out two batters. McKee, meanwhile, pitched the first four innings and gave up four runs on four hits and five walks while striking out eight.
Central Realty also out-hit Imhoff’s Appliance 10-7, with Jason Burnett going 3-for-3 with  one single, two doubles and two RBIs.
Hunter Shuffield was 2-for-3 with two singles and one RBI while Aiden Battreall added two singles and one RBI, Dillon Alpers with one double and two RBIs, Tucker Lorenz with one single and one RBIm Hayden Krumm with one single and Aiden Lemmons with one RBI.
For Imhoff’s Appliance, who dropped to 0-3 on the season, Blake Richardson went 2-for-2 with two singles and one RBI. Jamesian McKee also had two hits with two singles while Timothy Kee and Ethan Walker added one single and one RBI, Nash McKenzie with one single and Noah Kee with one RBI.
In the second game, A&W led Medical Arts 4-0 after one, 5-1 after three and 6-2 after five. However over the next two innings, Medical Arts rallied back with seven unanswered runs to lead A&W 9-6. But even that was short-lived as A&W rattled the bats with three runs in the bottom half of the seventh to tie the game at 9-all. Then, in the eighth, Medical Arts took the lead for good by outscoring A&W 9-3 to win the game by six.
Peyton Taylor picked up the win in relief for Medical Arts while Austin Rice  took the looss for A&W, who dropped to 1-1.
Memphis Waibel started the game and pitched the first three innings and gave up five runs on five hits and one walk while striking out six. Peyton Taylor then came in and pitched four innings and allowed four runs on three hits and three walks while striking out 12. Then, to finish the game, Poulsen pitched one inning and surrendered three runs on four hits and one walk.
For A&W, Cale Fox started the game and pitched the first four innings and gave up two runs on two hits and five walks while striking out five. Cody Garner then came in and pitched two innings in relief and allowed two runs on two hits and one walk while striking out three. Meanwhile, after DaWan Lomax pitched 1/3 inning and issued five runs on one hit and four walks, Rice came in and pitched 1 2/3 innings and yielded nine runs on six hits and three walks.
Harley Waller paced all hitters in the game for Medical Arts with three singles and two RBIs. Bryce Harris had two hits with a single, double and one RBI while Memphis Waibel added two singles and one RBI, Taylor with one triple and three RBIs, Colby Caton one double and one RBI, Poulsen one single and three RBIs and Chandler Stonecipher with one single and one RBI.
For A&W, Peyton Keeran went 4-for-5 with two singles, two doubles and two RBIs. Cody Garner was 3-for-5 with a single, double, triple and six RBIs while  Lomax added one single and one triple, Dawson Barnthouse with two singles and one RBI and Ethan Hurley with one single.
Monday’s games
Axton Nease and Peyton Taylor combined for a two-hitter through six innings, and Medical Arts remained unbeaten in Junior Babe Ruth with a 11-1 win over Central Realty Monday night at Twillman field in Harley park.
Medical Arts, improving to 3-0 on the season, led Central Realty from the first inning on by pushing across four runs in the top-half of the first and then sent one run across in the third, five again in the fifth and one in the sixth. Central Realty, meanwhile, scored their only run of the ballgame in the bottom-half of the fourth.
As for Nease and Taylor, Nease picked up the win by striking out seven batters in four innings. He also gave up one run on two hits and one walk. Taylor then came in and pitched two scoreless innings in relief and walked two while striking out two batters.
For Central Realty, Dillon Alpers took the loss by giving up five runs on three hits and five walks while striking out four batters in four innings. Hunter Shuffield then came in and pitched two innings and allowed six runs on two hits and four walks while striking out one batter.
Medical Arts also out-hit Central Realty 5-2, with Taylor going 1-for-1 with a double and two runs batted in. Nease had one single and three RBIs while Cade Schupp and Colby Caton added one single and one RBI each.
For Central Realty, Jason Burnett and Alpers each singled while Shuffield drove in one run.
In the nightcap, A&W picked up its first win of the season by turning back New Franklin 10-0 in five innings.
Although A&W had only four hits in the ballgame, it was enough to lead New Franklin from start to finish while pushing across one in the first, four again in the second, one in the third, three in the fourth and one in the fifth.
Cody Garner picked up the win on the mound for A&W while Tysen Dowell took the loss for New Franklin. Garner pitched the first-three innings and struck out seven batters while giving up just one hit. Cale Fox then came in and pitched two innings in relief and struck out two batters.
As for the pitching in the game for New Franklin, Dowell pitched one inning and gave up four runs on six walks. Owen Armentrout then came in and pitched two innings in relief and allowed four runs on two hits and four walks while striking out three. Then, to finish the game, Caleb Hull pitched 1 1/3 innings and surrendered two runs on two hits and two walks while striking out four batters.
As for the hitting in the game for A&W, Garner also doubled and drove in four runs. Fox went 1-for-3 with a double and one RBI while Peyton Keeran added a single and two RBIs, Cameron Ray with one single and Dawson Barnthouse with one RBI.
For New Franklin, Keaton Eads had the only hit with one single.