Davis Little League AAA action saw some terrific competition, including a tie game between the Giants and Reds.
Here’s a visit to last week’s action …
Giants 7, Reds 7 — Max Spatz smacked a two-run double, stole second and scored to tie the game in the bottom of the sixth for the Reds.
Zach Anderson (who also contributed at the plate) had just pitched a scoreless, six-pitch top of the inning.
Giants Ben Skinner (a single and triple) and Emry Lee (single, double, two RBIs) led their team on offense as Cash McCrory, Ansel Tucker and Saul Israel threw shut-down innings for the Giants. A Grant Wallace-to-Israel throw caught a Reds player trying to steal, ending the game.
Tigers 12, Rangers 7 — Luc Marie scored twice with a single and Robert Schacherbauer went 2-for-2 with two RBIs as the Rangers lost in a rain-shortened game.
Gabe Lawton and Enrique Verschoor also added hits for the Rangers.
David Studer had four strikeouts in a relief stint and Antonio Garibay pitched a 1-2-3 fourth inning.
(The Tigers did not submit a recap.)
Padres 9, Diamonbacks 4 — Nick Blackwell went 3-for-3 with a run and two RBIs and Ian Biscardi was 2-for-2 with two runs scored and an RBI for the winners.
Padre pitchers Asher Cohn, Sepp Sanchirico and Nolan Bitners combined to strike out eight.
(The Diamondbacks did not submit a recap.)
Orioles 9, Red Sox 2 — Maya Parker was brilliant on the mound and batterymate Zach DeWit was solid behind the plate as the Orioles cruised.
Luke Murray made a nice running catch at shortstop and provided good relief pitching, while Bryce Barker (2-for-3) and Grafton Shorts (four runs scored and stellar pitching) also contributed.
Joey Traverson drove in a run and was tough at catcher with Charlie English, Zach Walsh and Owen Carr also playing well.
(The Red Sox did not submit a recap.)
Yankees 11, White Sox 5 — Brady Nelson went 2-for-3 with a bases-loaded triple and accounted for four Yanks’ RBIs.
Dante Romero added a two-run single.
Mathew Young and Joshua Yoon were slick afield and Adam Brugger and Adam Ferguson pitched well for the winners. Ben Riely and Aidan Eagle made their mound debuts.
Mason Garcia, Demetrius Hyder and Bradley Sleuter all went 3-for-3, but the Sox came up short.
Zachary Letcher doubled in the fourth and Hyder allowed no runs in the fourth inning.
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