The Traralgon Redsox fight back, defeat the Moe Newborough Dodgers, 5-4.
A pitchers dual unfolded as Redsox Luke Hornstra and Dodger Nathan Simpson batteled it out from the hill. The Redsox managed to get runners on but were unable to convert. It took a forced error from the Dodgers in the 8th before the Redsox opened their account and the flood gates opened. With the Traralgon Redsox trailing by one, Hornstra came to the plate and drove one over the right feild fence scoring Brad Adams.
Luke racked up two RBIs on three hits for the Traralgon Redsox . Dale Simpson reached base three times in the game for the Moe Newborough Dodgers. He scored two runs and had one RBI. He homered in the fourth inning and singled in the sixth inning. The Traralgon Redsox held onto the lead after the eighth inning. They runs piled on thanks to a fielder's choice and a sacrifice fly by Brian Spiteri. Defensive plays by Ben Laux and Hornstra were outstanding.
Single in opening act fuels 10-5 theTraralgon Redsox (U16) victory over the Moe Newborough Dodgers (U16)Seven first-inning runs helped the Traralgon Redsox to a 10-5 win over the Moe Newborough Dodgers at Burrage Reserve on Sunday.The Traralgon Redsox scored in the first on an RBI single by Blake Townsend, a steal of home by Blake, an RBI single by Hayden Watson, an RBI single by Max Smith, a walk by Judd Neilson, and an RBI single by Sam Keast.Sam went a perfect 3-3 at the plate for the Traralgon Redsox .Benn Zomer reached base two times. He scored one run and had one RBI. He singled in the first inning.The Traralgon Redsox got the win even though Sam didn't last long on the hill. Sam was taken out after just one inning. Sam allowed one hit and four runs.After pushing across three runs in the bottom of the second, the Moe Newborough Dodgers faced just a 7-5 deficit. A walk by Benn Zomer, a walk by Trent Euman, and a walk by Zac Rendell gave the Moe Newborough Dodgers life. The Traralgon Redsox stopped the rally after Blake got Ty Rendell to.The Traralgon Redsox added two more runs in the top of the third. A passed ball scored Sam for the inning's first run.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
RDSX 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 11 0
DGRS 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 4 6 3
1 2 3 4 5 R H E
TRLG 7 1 2 10 9 0
MNWB 2 3 0 5 2 0
Game 3 @ Moe.
Traralgon A's and Under 16's travelled to Moe as part of the Club BYE round and came home with the chocolates.