May 5, 2007

AL Game 29

 

Burman's Health Foods   9
Prudential Fox & Roach   8

 

Saturday's 9:00 game in the American League was closely contested. Prudential scored 3 runs quickly in the top of the first, with timely hitting by Sam Naismith (3-4,3B,3R) and Tyler Lashley(1-3,2B,2RBI).
 
Burmans answered back with 2 runs in the bottom of the 1st. James Kantner(3-3,3B,1RBI,3R) and Colin Mcguire(3-4,2RBI,1R) scored on Ben Burman's (3-3, 2B, 3B, 4RBI) triple.
 
Prudential added 3 runs in the top of the second, and 2 more in the fourth, with hits by Tommy Bacchia, Sam Naismith and Kevin Murphy.
 
Burmans chipped away, scoring 1 run in the second by Corey Hanson. James Kantner tripled high off the fence in right, and scored in the third inning. Brian Dougherty and Charles Slackway scored for Burmans in the 4th inning on Ben Burmans double.
 
Burmans entered the bottom of the 6th inning down 8-6. Aaron Hoffer singled, and was moved along with a beautiful bunt by Brian Dougherty. James Kantner hit a line drive up the middle, but pitcher Tyler Lashley made a great play to knock it down. Aaron Hoffer scored on the play leaving Burmans down 8-7. Colin McGuire followed with a single scoring Dougherty and Kantner for the 9-8 win.


 
Team Pitcher Pitches
Burman's Health Foods J Buckley 40
B Burman 40
C McGuire 35
Prudential, Fox and Roach T Bacchia 55
T Lashley 56