Imhoff's Appliance wins by forfeit over A&W in the nightcap
Dillon Alpers and Austin Schuster combined for a three hit shutout to lead Central Realty past CARSTAR 10-0 in Junior Babe Ruth action Wednesday night at Twillman field in Harley park.
In the nightcap, Imhoff’s Appliance won by forfeit over A&W.
Central Realty, improving to 5-2 on the season, scored three runs in each of the first, third and fifth innings against CARSTAR to win by the mercy rule. Central Realty also added one run in the second.
As for the pitching in the game for Central Realty, Alpers picked up the win and struck out eight batters while giving up two hits and one walk in four innings. Schuster then came in and pitched one inning in relief and allowed one hit and two walks while striking out three batters.
Bo Vinson took the loss for CARSTAR, who dropped to 0-6, by giving up seven runs on five hits and three walks in three innings pitched. Vinson also struck out four batters. Michael DeLeon then came in and pitched 1 2/3 innings in relief and issued three runs on three hits and one walk while striking out one batter.
Central Realty also out-hit CARSTAR 8-3, with Hayden Krumm going 2-for-3 with a single, double and one RBI.
Jason Burnett finished the game with one triple and one RBI. Austin Sandbothe also tripled while Hunter Shuffield added one double, Alpers with one single and two RBIs, Schuster with one single and one RBI, Aiden Lemmons with one single and Dylan Schupp with one RBI.
For CARSTAR, Dade Christy, Bo Vinson and Jordon Massey each had one single.
After almost a week layoff from baseball, Central Realty showed little if any rust Monday night in Junior Babe Ruth action at Twillman field in Harley park by exploding for 18 runs on 11 hits for a 18-6 win over A&W.
In the nightcap, Medical Arts picked up its seventh win of the season by beating Imhoff’s Appliance 14-4 win in five innings.
Central Realty, improving to 4-2 on the season, scored in every inning but one against A&W and led 5-2 after one, 10-2 after two and 15-4 after three. Meanwhile, after A&W plated two more runs in the fourth, Central Realty came back and tacked on three in the fifth to win by the mercy rule.
Jason Burnett picked up the win on the mound for Central Realty while Cody Garner took the loss for A&W, who dropped to 2-4. Burnett pitched the first two innings and gave up two runs on two hits while striking out four. Aiden Battreall then came in and pitched two innings in relief and allowed four runs on four hits and three walks while striking out one. Then, to closeout the game, Hunter Shuffield pitched one inning and surrendered one walk while striking out two batters.
For A&W, Garner lasted just one inning and gave up five runs on four hits and one walk while striking out three. Cale Fox then came in and pitched one inning and issued five runs on three hits and two walks while striking out two batters. Meanwhile, after Lane Keeran pitched two innings and yielded eight runs on four hits and three walks while striking out one, Ethan Hurley came in and pitched one inning and struck out one batter.
As for the hitting in the game, Burnett went 3-for-4 with one single, one double, one triple and two RBIs. Dillon Alpers was 2-for-4 with a triple, home run and four RBIs while Hunter Shuffield added two doubles and two RBIs, Aiden Battreall with one single, one double and four RBIs and Hayden Krumm and Austin Sandbothe each with one single.
For A&W, Cody Garner went 3-for-3 with two doubles, one triple and four RBIs. Cale Fox had two singles and one RBI while Peyton Keeran added one double.
In the second game, Medical Arts had its hands full early on while playing Imhoff’s Appliance to a 2-2 tie after one. However it was pretty much all Medical Arts after that with eight runs in the second, two again in the third and two in the fifth for the victory.
Colby Caton was the pitcher of record in the game for Medical Arts while Treveon Coleman took the loss for Imhoff’s Appliance, who dropped to 3-3. Caton pitched the first three innings and struck out six batters while giving up two runs on one hit and five walks. Memphis Waibel then came in and pitched 1 2/3 innings in relief and allowed two runs on six hits while striking out one. Then, to closeout the game, Peyton Taylor pitched 1/3 inning and struck out one batter.
For Imhoff’s Appliance, Coleman pitched the first inning and gave up four runs on one hit and five walks while striking out one. Blake Richardson then came in and pitched four innings in relief and yielded 10 runs on 11 hits and three walks while striking out three batters.
Medical Arts also out-hit Imhoff’s Appliance 12-1, with Caton going 2-for-2 with a single, double and three RBIs. Cameron Poulsen, Peyton Taylor and Axton Nease each had two singles and two RBIs while Memphis Waibel added two singles, Bryce Harris and Trevianne Gardner one single and one RBI each and Harley Waller with one RBI.
For Imhoff’s Appliance, Chris Gross went 1-for-3 with a single and one RBI while Blake Richardson added one RBI.