Clip­pers win in ex­tra in­nings

Bombers bounce back to win sec­ond game of KCBL dou­ble­header in con­vinc­ing fash­ion

The Guardian (Charlottetown) - - SPORTS -

The Peakes Tee Bombers and the Cardi­gan Clip­pers split a dou­ble­header Sun­day in Kings County Base­ball League ac­tion.

Game 1 saw the Clip­pers take the lead twice only to watch the Bombers tie the score to force ex­tra in­nings. How­ever, Cardi­gan was able to push across two runs in the eighth to win a nail­biter, 6-4.

De­rian John­ston was 3-for-5 with two RBI to lead the Clip­pers while Pierce Cono­han went 2-for-4 with an RBI and Quinn Hughes was also 2-for-4.

Colin My­ers and Josh Cof­fin were each 1-for-3 for the Bombers with My­ers driv­ing in three runs.

Charles MacLellan picked up the win for the Clip­pers, scat­ter­ing three hits in seven in­nings. Cof­fin was tagged with the loss.

Trent MacSwain broke open a 1-1 game in the fourth in­ning with a three-run homer as the Bomber cruised to an 11-1 vic­tory in Game 2.

The Bombers score seven in the fourth, one in the fifth and two in the sixth in a game called due to the mercy rule.

MacSwain fin­ished the game 2-for-4 with four RBI while My­ers was 2-for-4 with two RBI and Luke MacDon­ald went 2-for-3.

MacLellan was 2-for-3 and Jed Walsh 1-for-2 for Cardi­gan.

Rob­bie Phalen scat­tered four hits through six in­nings to pick up his sec­ond win of the sea­son while Dean Car­roll took the loss.

Ath­let­ics 6, Ex­pos 1

The Al­ley Strat­ford Ath­let­ics de­feated the Char­lot­te­town Ex­pos 6-1. Steve Collins threw a com­plete game five-hit­ter while Pe­ter Ma­cauley took the loss with re­lief from Tyler John­ston.

Corey Dougay had three hits to lead the Ath­let­ics while Adam Smith and Collins each chipped in two.

Ryan Macleod had two hits for the Ex­pos.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Canada

© PressReader. All rights reserved.