Baseball Scores & Highlights 5/8/2017

Upper Township Major League:

U T White Sox 6, OC Phillies 3

UT Indians 6,  OC Phillies 3 .. Tommy Lex pitched a complete game win; Zach Lex had an RBI triple and 2 runs scored.  James Brown was superb at third base

UT Indians 6,  UT White Sox 3 ..Noah Quinn and Giovanni Colalillo each had 2 hits apiece

UT White Sox 6, UT Orioles –  1 .. CJ Furey pitched and homered for the Sox, and Shawn Repetti tripled.

Upper Township Minor League:

UT Dodgers 12, UT Cardinals 7 .. Tighe Olek had a 2 run home run, Sean Arseanault had 2 RBI, and Quinn Olek won his first career start.

DT Gentilini Chevy 15,  DT DeFelice & Vecere Orthodontics 5 .. Cory Scheid was the first pitcher of the season, throwing strikes.  Eric had an in the park home run! Brandon Turklay pitched, striking out all the batters he faced.  Nick Rutledge played an amazing game,  helping his team make plays and being a good team sport.

UT Pirates 15, DT DeFelice & Vecere 6. .. The Pirates showed great sportsmanship and skill throughout the game.  Zackary Ryan grabbed two grounders from the pitchers position for plays at first base.  Roland Trout caught a fly ball in the outfield for an out. Aidan Mccorristin assisted Eric Albrecht for an out at home. Mccorristin wacked one into the outfield, rounded all bases and slid into home but was tagged out for a very exciting ending to the game.

5 DT Black vs 15 DT Blue .. DT Blue’s pitchers, Brandon Turklay, Michael Dickerson, and Logan Seiger made an excellent showing.  Dickerson made a great throw to third base to catch a runner advancing from 2nd on a steal.

13 UT Marlins, 3 DT Gentilini ..Nolan Goggins had the game of his life, all on his BIRTHDAY! Nolan had a stand-up triple at the plate, and had an amazing catch in center field on defense! Lukas Tuthill also had a great game and was strong at the plate with a stand-up double to right center field.  For DT Colin Gery started the game off great for the DT team with a first inning catch of a high fly ball. Nick Rutledge hit a 3 run home run down the first base line in the 6th to earn the game ball.

Marlins 11, Dodgers 6 .. Luke Finnegan had a strong offensive performance with 2 base hits. Teagan Mouton in the top of the 6th, with bases loaded and no outs, made an unassisted triple play to end the game and win it for the Marlins

Marlins 5, Pirates 0 .. Marlins pitching staff, Josh Merlino, Caden Schiemer, and Luke Finnegan had superb performances throwing 3 shutout innings to seal the win! Also, Troy Amstutz had a good day at the plate with an impressive line drive base hit.

UT Cardinals 17, DT DeFelice & Vecere 11 .. Cory Scheid caught a fly ball in the outfield for an out.  Ross Johnson had a play at first base for an out.  Roland Trout had a great hit that landed him on first base and sent two runners home.

Upper Township Travel Baseball:

10U team:

Galloway Mustangs 6, UT Hurricanes 5 .. Matthew Pashley (2-3) pitched 5 strong innings and hit a huge opposite field double in a very close game against the Galloway Mustangs this past Sunday. The Hurricanes’ offense was quiet through 3, but livened up in the 4th, scoring 4 runs and taking the lead thanks to a 2-run single by Ryan Baldwin. Joshua Pashley, Hunter Urbaczewski and Gregory Mason (2-2) all singled in the fourth as well. The Mustangs answered with 2 runs in the bottom of the 4th, regaining the lead. In the 5th inning, Tommy Remaley heroically took a pitch in the middle of his back and eventually came around to tie the game. Unfortunately, the opposition scored once more to take the win.