May 22, 2006

AL Game 22


Children's Medical    7

Meenan Oil    6


In a very competitive game, Meenan Oil received solid pitching form Bobby Ieradi keeping the potent CMA bats off balanced and holding them to 2 runs and 2 hits over the first 3 innings. Contributing offensively, for Meenan, Tommy Higgins and Cody Brown both went 2 for 3 for the day.

The CMA bats awoke in the 4th inning with the big blow- a 2 RBI triple by Brett Noble. Zach Kracht contributed to the hitting attack going 2 for 3. CMA received good pitching from Timmy Quinn who had 6 K's over the first 3 innings. Dominic Nunag closed out the game with 4 K's over 2 innings but was aided by 2 stellar defensive plays in the top of the 6th inning. Meenan's Cody Brown doubled to right field and good relay throws from CMA's OF Carlton Butcher to 2B Ryan Heidig to Catcher Zach Kracht gunned down a speedy Jack Daly at homeplate. Then with 2 runners on base, centerfielder Joe Volciak make a great catch of a screaming line drive by Meenan's Bobby Ieradi to end the game.