TRACK AND FIELD
TRACK AND FIELD
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MON., 06-16 LEGION 'A' BBALL RESULTS
June 16, 2014Northwest Montana A Conference
The Billings Blue Jays drub the Glasgow Reds, 10-4
The Glasgow Reds didn't put up much of a fight on Monday, as the Billings Blue Jays cruised to a blowout 10-4 win in seven innings at Pirtz.
The Billings Blue Jays scored five runs in the sixth on the Billings Blue Jays scored in the sixth on an RBI double by Pearce Kurth, an RBI single by Cole McKenzie, an RBI triple by Calvin Bjorgum, an RBI single by Kolten Weichman, and an RBI double by Ben Askelson.
Ben went a perfect 2-2 at the dish for the Billings Blue Jays.
Patrick Zimmer got it done on the hill on the way to a win. He allowed four runs over 6 1/3 innings. He struck out three, walked two and surrendered five hits.
Guttenberg was charged with the loss. He lasted just 1 2/3 innings, walked three, struck out none, and allowed five runs.
The Billings Blue Jays never trailed after scoring five runs in the second on a two-run double by Pearce and an RBI triple by Ben.
Two the Glasgow Reds runs crossed the plate in the top half of the third, making the score 5-2. A two-run single by Kolstad fueled the Glasgow Reds' comeback. The Glasgow Reds threat came to an end when Patrick finally got Fossum to ground out.
Billings Blue Jays
Dual-threat carries the Billings Blue Jays past the Glasgow Reds 5-0
Cole McKenzie came up big at the dish and on the bump, leading the Billings Blue Jays to a 5-0 win over the Glasgow Reds on Monday at Pirtz.
Cole boosted his batting average thanks to a perfect 2-2 day at the plate to pace the Billings Blue Jays. He singled in the first and fifth innings.
The Glasgow Reds weren't able to score a run off of Cole during his six innings on the rubber. Cole struck out six and allowed three walks and two hits.
Kolstad ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with the loss. He lasted just five innings, walked six, struck out four, and allowed five runs.
The game's last lead went to the Billings Blue Jays thanks to a first inning rally that saw two runs cross the plate on a two-run single by Ben Askelson.
The Billings Blue Jays increased their lead with two runs in the fifth. Brock McDonald's double got things going, scoring Cole.