ELMIRA — Elmira took the lead for good with a four-run fifth inning and shut Jamestown out over the ultimate 5 innings en path to a 10-3 Excellent Recreation Collegiate Baseball League victory Saturday at Dunn Area.
The Tarp Skunks truly outhit the Pioneers 10-7, however had been completed in by their pitching workers. Jamestown pitchers mixed to stroll seven and likewise hit 5 Elmira hitters.
The primary two Pioneers within the backside of the fifth inning had been retired earlier than 4 runs scored on three hits and a pair of walks. Sam Polanco walked and stole second earlier than Dom Popa singled to left discipline. Donovan Montgomery adopted with a two-run single to left discipline after which stole second. After Jack Laird walked Ben Schorr, he was changed by Evan Harrison who allowed a single to Cam Hill and threw a wild pitch with Elmilien Pitre on the plate that allowed Schorr to attain.
Padraig O’Shaughnessy hit a sacrifice fly within the first inning and Julian Uejima hit a two-run single within the fourth inning for the Tarp Skunks’ three runs.
Justin Bailey completed 3 for 4 with a double, Luke Turner was 2 for 4 and Justin Bowers doubled for Jamestown.
Laird allowed 5 runs (4 earned) on 5 hits and two walks whereas placing out two in 4 2/3 innings on the mound for the Tarp Skunks. Harrison took the loss, permitting no runs on successful and a stroll in 1 1/3 innings whereas placing out one. Christian Lewis allowed three runs on successful and two walks whereas placing out three in a single inning earlier than Aaron Hair allowed two runs on no hits and two walks whereas placing out one within the eighth inning.
Popa and Hill every had two of Elmira’s seven singles within the sport.
Jamestown returns to motion tonight at Diethrick Park in opposition to the Niagara Energy. First pitch is ready for 7.