*Pool players used based on GALL pool player rules (see FAQ page on website for more detail)
***Game summaries are provided from each team’s manager.
Home Team - Score: River Dogs – 8
Away Team - Score: River Bandits – 13
Game Summary: The River Bandits ran off with the lead late in the game in a 13-8 victory over the River Dogs on Tuesday. The River Bandits got things moving in the first inning. Eli Swancey drove in one when he doubled. In the bottom of the third inning, the River Dogs tied things up at six. Jaylen drew a walk, scoring one run. Eli Swancey led things off on the rubber for the River Bandits. He allowed two hits and five runs over one and one-third innings, striking out two. Matt Ritter was on the mound for River Dogs. He lasted three innings, allowing eight hits and eight runs while striking out six. Andrew threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen. The game was tied at six with the River Bandits batting in the top of the fourth when Eli Swancey hit a solo homer to start the inning. The River Bandits collected ten hits and River Dogs tallied six in the high-scoring game.
Hitting Stats – River Dogs: Parker Sutley (2-2, BB, RBI, Run Scored), Wyatt Hodges (1-1, 2 BB), Matt Ritter (1-3, 2 RBI, 2 Runs Scored), Andrey Wiley (1-3, RBI, Run Scored)
Hitting Stats – River Bandits: Thomas Ellenberg (1-1, 3 BB, RBI, 2 Runs Scored) Eli Swancey (2-2, 2 BB, 3 RBI, 2 Runs Scored), Jonathon Adams (2-2, 2 RBI, 2 Runs Scored), Daniel Weyer ( 2-3, 2 RBI, 2 Runs Scored), Noah Vahjen (2-3, 3 RBI, 2 Runs Scored), Beau Hite (1-4, Run Scored)
Home Team - Score: Iron Birds – 6
Away Team - Score: Thunder – 2
Game Summary: Tyler Jenkins pitched 4 strong innings and the Thunder took a 2-0 lead into the bottom of the fifth. The Iron Birds scored 6 runs in the bottom of the fifth to steal the win.
Hitting Stats – Iron Birds: Alan Michael (Triple), Evan Avery (Double, 3 RBI)
Hitting Stats – Thunder: Not Available
Upcoming Games for Thursday, May 3rd
8U Game #1: Braves @ Young Guns
8U Game #2: Rockets @ Fireflies
10U Game: River Dogs @ Flying Squirrels
12U Game: Cubs @ Senators