Dudes of the Day
Both – Tyler Clark-Chiapparelli: 5.1IP, 6K, 1H | 6-7, RBI, 4R
The Airhogs and DFW Twins Wimpee ended in a 3-3 tie in Game 1 at DBU. Airhogs’ Max Martinez threw seven innings striking out two and giving up two earned runs. Martinez also helped his cause at the plate by going 1-3 with an RBI. Davis Martin picked up player of the game honors by going 2-3 with a triple and one RBI. Twins’ Paul McCullough was 2-4 with one double and one run scored. Joe Fragano was the pitcher of the game after going six innings and striking out five with three runs allowed.
In Game 2 at DBU, DBAT Matthews handled the Amarillo Titans, 13-2. Jacob Barnes stood out on the day by going 3-3 with a double and one RBI. Barnes was the player of the game. And on the mound, Aaron Stramel was pitcher of the game by completing three innings of work, striking out three, and allowing one hit.
Game 3 at DBU ended in a 3-2 victory for the CBA Texas Mavs over the Wichita Reds. Player of the game was Zach Farrar who went 3-3 with a triple and one run scored. Pitcher of the game was Colston Harris who threw four strong innings and struck out four.
The NTXBC Dirtbags beat the Dallas Mustangs, 5-3, in Game 4 at DBU. Julian Flores had a nice double, one run, and one stolen base for the Dirtbags. Clayton Beeter delivered a big two-out, two-run single in the top of the sixth. Mason Petersonwas player of the game after going 2-3 with two swiped bags. Pitcher of the game was Nick Van Zee who completed three innings of work and struck out two.
In Game 5 at DBU, Action Baseball knocked off the Fort Worth Cats, 9-7. In the fourth inning, William Sheats hit an RBI double and scored a run. In the sixth, Chance Medina singled to drive in a run. Medina finished the night 2-3 with a triple and three RBI and was named the player of the game. On the mound, Carson Childers threw four innings and struck out two. Childers was named pitcher of the game.
Game 1 at UTA was all Bryan Sturges‘ as he hit a triple and grand slam with six RBI in Texas Twelve‘s 12-2 victory over theOklahoma Fuel. Sturges took home player of the game honors for his performance. His teammate, Parker Bates, had a nice game with one triple and one RBI. Michael Lawson also had one triple, one single, and one RBI for the Twelve.
In Game 2 at UTA, West Texas ABA defeated PBF Sun Devils, 6-5. For the Sun Devils, Brandon Young threw five innings and struck out eight batters. Young gave up two earned runs and got the no decision on his way to pitcher of the game. On offense, Tyler Bielamowicz and Chase Kemp both went 2-3. For ABA, JR Erwin had a nice RBI single (see video embedded below). Kyler Genenbacher went 1-2 with a triple and was named player of the game.
In Game 3 at UTA, the Columbia Angels beat the CBA Texas Mavs, 3-2. For CBA, Olajide Olorutimilehin went 2-3 with a stolen base. Bryce Hill was pitcher of the game after he went five innings, gave up two earned runs, and struck out nine. For the Angels, Ryan Bertelsman was 1-1 with a triple, walk, and one run scored on his way to player of the game. Brandon Pruitt also had a fine game as he went 2-2 with a stolen base and one run scored. Zack Sweet went 2-3 with a double and one run scored.
The Oklahoma Fuel downed the Dallas Tigers in Game 1 at Weatherford, 8-1. Fuel’s Tanner Madden was 2-3 with one RBI, one run scored, and one stolen base on his way to player of the game. Pitcher of the game was Zach Moore who completed five innings on the mound and struck out five. Not to be forgotten, Tigers’ Myles Paschall made a great diving catch to prevent a two-run double at the end the sixth inning.
The PBF Sun Devils held off the Arlington A’s, 3-2, in Game 2 at Weatherford. Brandon Young was player of the game for his 2-3 performance and one run scored. Pitcher of the game was Chase Kemp who threw six innings and gave up four hits.
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In Game 3 at Weatherford, the Dallas Patriots Stout defeated the Fort Worth Cats, 7-2. The Patriots got things going early with an RBI triple from Michael Neustifter. Neustifter ended the game 3-3 with that triple, two doubles, and two RBI on his way to player of the game. On the mound, Michael Spinozzi tossed two innings and struck out two. Spinozzi did not give up any runs and was named pitcher of the game.
DBAT Robertson beat the Oklahoma Fuel, 11-1, in five innings in Game 4 at Weatherford. In the fourth, Garrett Wright had an RBI double. Moments later, Trystan McGee delivered with an RBI triple and Jacob Moore followed up with an RBI double. McGee finished the game 2-3 with two RBI and was nominated as player of the game. Pitcher of the game was Luke Scaggswho threw 4.2 innings and struck out three.
Action Baseball beat the Dallas Dodgers, 4-2, in Game 5 at Weatherford. For Action, Steven Gallardo went 2-3 with two runs scored. Gallardo had a single in the fifth inning and a double in the seventh inning to earn player of the game. On the mound, Tyler Clark-Chiapparelli only gave up one hit through 5.1 innings and struck out six. Chiapparelli was named pitcher of the game.
In Game 1 at TCU, the San Antonio Angels beat DBAT Robertson 3-2. DBAT’s Heston Kjerstad was 1-3 with an inside the park home run and two RBI. Conner Anderson was 2-2 with one walk. For the Angels, Jordon Billups was 1-3 with two RBI and Maddux Solomon was 1-3 with one run scored. Solomon also threw six innings on the mound and gave up two earned runs on his way to pitcher of the game. Player of the game was Nick Palmer who went 2-2 and had the game-winning run in the seventh inning for the Angels.
The Dallas Dodgers defeated the Top Tier Americans, 8-2, in Game 2 at TCU. Dodgers’ Joseph Leal went 2-2 with a double, stolen base, walk, and one run scored. Collin Chidiac had a nice game going 2-3 at the plate with three RBI. Chidiac also ended the game on the mound for the Dodgers and struck out the game’s final batter. Player of the game was Jimmy Glowenke who went 2-3 with one stolen base and one RBI. Pitcher of the game was Conner Neuman who threw six innings and struck out four.
It was all Action Baseball as they defeated Twelve Maroon, 13-0, in Game 3 at TCU. Koby Kelton started the game off with a triple and had another single in the fifth. Ryan Flores hit a mammoth two-run blast over the right field fence in the third inning and scored another run in the fifth. Tyler Clark-Chiapparelli was player of the game after going 4-4 with one RBI and three runs scored. Pitcher of the game was Cole Quintanilla who threw a one-hitter through five innings and struck out 10 batters.
The Texas Stix knocked off the Top Tier Americans, 7-3, in Game 4 at TCU. Thomas Santos impressed those in attendance by going 2-4 with two triples and two RBI. Santos was nominated as player of the game. On the mound, Adrian Graciatossed three innings of one-hit baseball and struck out one. Gracia allowed no earned runs and was named the pitcher of the game.
Joe Lienhard and Garrett Cobb got into a little bit of a pitcher’s duel in Game 5 at TCU as the Amarillo Titans squeaked by the Wichita Reds in eight innings. Cobb gave up two hits and struck out four batters in six innings of work. Lienhard pitched seven innings of one-hit baseball and struck out 10 on his way to pitcher of the game. The bright spot on offense for the Reds was Tanner Padgett who went 3-4 with two doubles and one RBI on his way to player of the game. For the Titans,Reese Patterson had two hits on the night. And in the bottom of the eighth inning, Zac Castro delivered the walk-off infield single for the Titans to win by a score of 2-1.
Games were moved to McKinney Boyd high school due to early morning rain at UTA. In Game 1 at McKinney Boyd, Mizuno Baseball USA defeated Action Baseball, 5-4. Action’s Johnny Panatex was pitcher of the game despite getting the no decision. In five innings, Panatex struck out seven batters. On offense for Action, John Robles went 1-3 with a double and two RBI. For Mizuno, Dustin Saenz hit the walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the seventh to earn player of the game.
In Game 2 at McKinney Boyd, the Texas Stix defeated Mizuno Baseball USA, 9-0. Juan Rubayo was player of the game going 1-2 with a two-run double. Pitcher of the game was Alex Griggs who threw all seven innings and only allowed one hit. Griggs also struck out five batters.