Thursday, July 14

Dudes of the Day

Brayden Payne (ABA 2017): 6IP, 3K, H, 0R

Alex Deleon (Action Baseball 17U Green): 5IP, 8K, 0H, 0R

Grant Miller (Action Baseball 17U White): 5-7, HR, 2R | 2.2IP, 5K, H, 0R

Dalton Black (Dallas Dodgers 16 Black): 5IP, 6K, H, 0R

Bryce Gist (LBA Hays): 4-7, 3 RBI, 3R

Matthew Stary (Mizuno Baseball USA) 7IP, 10K, 6H, 1ER

Cameron Wachsman (NTXBC Dirtbags 2017): 3-6, 2 2B, 3 RBI, 2R

Zachary McAdams (PBF 17U Nixon) 5-7, 2 2B, 2 RBI, 2R

Kyle McShaffry (PBF 17U Nixon): 3-4, 3B, 2B, 3 RBI, 2R in Game 2

Johnathon Thomas (Rebels Nation): 2-3, HR, 2B, 3 RBI in Game 2

Cal Carver (San Antonio Kings): 7IP, 9K, 4H, R

Johnathon Tapia (San Antonio Kings): 3-3, 2 HR, 2 RBI, 3R

Matthew Walters (Texas Oilers 2017): 4.1IP, 7K, 2H, 0R

Clay Aguilar (Texas Twelve 17U): 5.1IP, 7K, H, 0ER

DBU

Texas Oilers 2017 defeated Texas Lions, 8-1, in Game 1 at DBU. Matthew Walters was dominant for the Oilers pitching 4.1 scoreless innings. Walters allowed just two hits and struck out seven hitters and was named pitcher of the game. Mike Nowak was 2-3 with one home run and two runs batted in and Garret Hermes was 3-3 with one triple, one RBI, one stolen base, and two runs scored. Nowak and Hermes were named hitters of the game. Oilers’ Trystan McGee was another solid contributor going 1-3 with one double, two runs batted in, and two runs scored.

San Antonio Kings defeated Rebels Nation, 7-6, in Game 2 at DBU. Jaydan Martinez struck out 11 hitters in a complete game and was named pitcher of the game. Zach Vooletich went 2-3 with one double and three runs batted in and Randy Huerta went 1-3 with one home run and two runs batted in. Vooletich and Huerta were named hitters of the game. For Rebels Nation, Kade Morris went 3-3 with one run and Kolby Johnson went 1-3 with one triple, two runs batted in, two stolen bases, and one run scored. On the mound, Jerad Mack threw one perfect inning striking out two. Mack was up to 90 MPH on the radar gun.

NTX Dirtbags 2017 defeated Gators Baseball 2017, 12-0, in Game 3 at DBU. Reed Osborn led on the way on the mound throwing four scoreless innings. Osborn allowed just two hits and struck out three (you can watch one of his strikeouts below) and was named pitcher of the game. Cameron Wachsman went 2-3 with two doubles, three runs batted in, and two runs scored and was named hitter of the game. Dirtbags’ JJ Flores (2-3 with one stolen base and two runs), Chris Delgado (1-2 with one RBI, one stolen base, and one run) and Hunter Harp (1-3 with one double, three runs batted in, and one run) were other key contributors at the plate in the victory. In the outfield, Ridge Rogers had a great diving catch to save a run.

C3 Futures Worley 17U defeated Action Baseball 17U Green, 10-0, in Game 4 at DBU. Derrick Williams pitched all five innings allowing just one hit and no runs. Williams was named pitcher of the game. Zach Mesa went 2-3 with two doubles, two runs batted in, and two runs scored. Jeffrey Worley went 2-3 with two runs batted in and one run scored. Mesa and Williams were named hitters of the game. Justin Bratten also had a nice game going 2-3 with one RBI and one run scored. For Action Baseball, Ryan Flores pitched two scoreless innings in relief allowing just one hit while striking out two hitters.

In Game 5 at DBU, Action Baseball 17U White defeated Texas Blackhawks 2017, 6-0. Luke Malone pitched 4.1 scoreless innings allowing just one hit and striking out three. Malone was named pitcher of the game. Grant Miller pitched 2.2 scoreless innings allowing just one hit and striking out five. Miller also went 3-3 at the plate with a run and was named player of the game. Koby Kelton went 3-5 with one double and four runs batted in and was named hitter of the game. Other notable performers were Shea Gutierrez (2-3 with two runs), Hayden Craig (2-4 with one RBI and two runs) and Steven Gallardo (2-4 with one run).

Fossil Ridge

In Game 1 at Fossil Ridge, Houston Athletics 2018 defeated Dallas Dodgers 16 Black, 9-5. On the mound, Drew Decker threw 4.2 innings and struck out six. He allowed one run on his way to pitcher of the game. At the plate, Dylan Whitehurst went 2-4 with a home run. Parker DeLeon went 3-4 with two doubles and three runs batted in. Both Whitehurst and DeLeon were named hitters of the game.

HP Baseball Cunningham defeated McKinney Marshals 16U, 14-5, in Game 2 at Fossil Ridge. On the mound, Caleb Schulz threw five innings and struck out four while picking up the win on his way to pitcher of the game. At the plate, Justin Flores went 2-3 with one RBI while Jake Combs went 2-3 with two doubles and three runs batted in. Both Flores and Combs were named hitters of the game.

In Game 3 at Fossil Ridge, NTX Dirtbags 2018 defeated Houston Athletics 2018, 15-4. Garrett Blevins went 2-3 with one double and two runs batted in. Halston Hammonds went 3-4 with one double and two runs batted in. Both Blevins and Hammonds were named hitters of the game.

In Game 4 at Fossil Ridge, Rawlings Prospects Black defeated Performance Baesball 17U, 4-0. Tucker Sparks threw seven innings striking out two. He walked just one batter on his way to pitcher of the game. Helping out on offense were Owen Stuckey and Flave Carpenter. Stuckey went 1-3 with one double and one run scored. Carpenter went 1-2 with one double and one RBI. Both Stuckey and Carpenter were named hitters of the game. Also to note, Performance's Caleb Bolden went 3-3, Matt Wyman went 2-3 and Luke Lafoy went 2-2.

Premier Baseball Futures 17U Nixon defeated NWA Prospects 17U, 8-0, in Game 5 at Fossil Ridge. Kyle McShaffry was outstanding at the plate going 3-4 with single, double and triple. He had three runs batted in and two runs scored. Check him out in the video below. His teammate Zachary McAdams was also 3-4. He had a double, two runs batted in and two runs scored. Both McShaffry and McAdams were named hitters of the game. And on the mound, Matthew Lovett threw five innings striking out six on his way to pitcher of the game.

Mountain View

Behind the arm of Alex DeLeon, Action Baseball 17U Green defeated Gators Baseball, 11-0, in Game 1 at Mountain View. The right-handed pitcher threw a five-inning no-hitter striking out eight. He allowed one walk and hit 88 MPH on the radar gun. DeLeon was named player of the game. On offense, Matthew Milliner went 2-3 with two runs batted in and two runs scored. And Collin Docker went 1-2 with one double.

C3 Futures Worley defeated NTX Dirtbags 2017, 6-3, in Game 2 at Mountain View. On the mound, Brady Disher threw seven innings and struck out five to pick up pitcher of the game. At the plate, Thomas Dunn went 2-2 with two runs batted in on his way to hitter of the game. Also to note, C3's Derrick Williams went 2-4 with one RBI. Dirtbag's Connor Emmet went 2-3 with one RBI.

In Game 3 at Mountain View, Rebels Nation defeated Texas Oilers 2017, 6-5. Johnathon Thomas went 2-3 with one home run and one double (see below) with three runs batted in. Thomas picked up hitter of the game. Jerad Mack and Spencer Ouellette both went 1-2 with one run scored each. For the Oilers, Drew Zapata went 2-2 with one run scored.

Jonathan Tapia was on fire in Game 4 at Mountain View as he led the San Antonio Kings to a 9-1 victory over Texas Lions. The UTSA commit went 3-3 with two home runs (see both below) and two runs batted in. He also scored three times on his way to hitter of the game. His teammates Zach Vooletech and CJ Horn also had solid performances. They both went 2-4 with two runs scored. And on the mound, Cal Carver threw seven innings and struck out nine. He gave up four hits and one earned run on his way to pitcher of the game.

TCU

In Game 1 at TCU, Pro Source Athletics Abbott defeated Texas Twelve 17U, 3-1. Connor Mushinski was solid going six innings and striking out four on his way to pitcher of the game. On offense, Jacob Nesbit went 1-3 with an opposite-field home run and two runs batted in. Check out his blast in the video below. Also to note, Avery George went 3-3 and RHP JT Penick hit 90 MPH on the radar.

Dallas Dodgers 16 Black defeated Performance Baseball 15U, 11-0, in Game 2 at TCU. Player of the game was Dalton Black who threw five one-hit innings striking out six. He also went 1-2 with one RBI at the plate. Hitters of the game were Tristan Williams and Anthony Villalobos. Williams went 2-3 with two runs batted in while Villalobos went 1-1 with one triple and two runs batted in.

In Game 3 at TCU, NTX Dirtbags 2018 defeated HP Baseball Cunningham, 4-2. On the mound, Jacob James went all seven innings striking out five. He gave up four hits, walked one batter and gave up one earned run on his way to pitcher of the game. At the plate, Ethan Smith went 2-3 with one RBI while Kyle Housman went 1-2 with one double, one RBI and one run scored. Both Smith and Housman were named hitters of the game.

UTA

In Game 1 at UTA, Mizuno Baseball USA defeated Rawlings Prospects Menard, 7-3. Matthew Stary threw seven innings and struck out 10. Check him out pitching in the video below. Stary gave up six hits, one earned run and didn't walk a single batter. Stary was named pitcher of the game. On offense, Kade Klein went 2-4 with a run scored and was named hitter of the game. Also to note, Prospects' Paxton Wallace went 2-4 with a double and Cooper Van Kooten went 2-3 with a double and one RBI.

Action Baseball 17U White defeated ABA 2017, 8-1, in Game 2 at UTA. Colin Wyman threw four innings and struck out one while allowing one run. Steven Gallardo threw three one-hit innings in relief. He struck out three on his way to pitcher of the game. At the plate, Grant Miller went 2-4 with one home run, two runs batted in and two runs scored. Miller was named hitter of the game.

In Game 3 at UTA, LBA Hays defeated Mizuno Baseball USA, 12-1. Pitcher of the game was Conley Green who threw five innings and struck out one with allowing one run. Hitters of the game were Aaron Bly and Bryce Gist. Bly who went 3-4 with two doubles, two runs batted in and two runs scored. Gist went 3-4 with two runs batted in and three runs scored.

ABA 2017 shutout Texas Stix 2017, 5-0, in Game 4 at UTA. Brayden Payne threw six one-hit innings and struck out three on his way to pitcher of the game. Hitters of the game were John Wuthrich and Jack White. Wuthrich went 2-4 with one RBI and one run scored. White went 1-2 with one double and two runs batted in.

Texas Twelve 17U defeated LBA Hays, 7-1, in Game 5 at UTA. Clay Aguilar threw 5.1 one-hit innings and struck out seven. He gave up no earned runs on his way to pitcher of the game. Check out one of his strikeouts on a curveball in the second video below. At the plate, Rhett McCall went 2-3 with one triple (see in first video below), one double, four runs batted in, and one run scored. McCall was named hitter of the game. Also to note, Twelve's Jordan Yeatts went 2-3 with one double and one run scored while Kyle Lovelace went 1-3 with one double and one RBI.

Weatherford

Rawlings Arkansas Prospects Black brought their bats to Game 1 at Weatherford and defeated NWA Prospects 17U, 14-0. Nick Fakouri went 2-3 with one double, one RBI and two runs scored. Reed Shephard went 2-3 with one double, three runs batted in and two runs scored. Denver Mullins went 2-3 with one RBI and two runs scored. He also threw out a runner behind the plate. Check him out hitting in the video below. Mullins was named player of the game. And on the mound, Nick Butler threw four innings and struck out three. He also went 2-3 with two runs batted in and two runs scored.

Performance Baseball 17U defeated Premier Baseball Futures 17U Nixon, 5-2, in Game 2 at Weatherford. On the mound, SFA commit Sean Beasley threw six innings and struck out three. He gave up four hits and one run on his way to pitcher of the game. At the plate, Jacob Moore went 2-3 with two runs batted in. Moore was named hitter of the game. Also to note, Performance's Kade Clemens went 1-3 with a solo home run. Futures' Zachary MacAdams and Lakon Pryor each went 2-2 with one double and one run scored.

Academy Select Sun Devils shutout Rawlings Prospects Menard, 8-0, in Game 3 at Weatherford. Eric Jones dominated on the mound going all seven innings and striking out five (see one below). He didn't allow a walk or a run (five hits) on his way to pitcher of the game. Hitters of the game were Chris Olivas and Daniel Cole. Olivas went 2-2 with three runs batted in. Cole went 2-3 with two runs batted in.

In Game 4 at Weatherford, Dallas Mustangs Clements tied Arlington Heat 17U, 10-10. Hitters of the game were Esteban Cardoza and Reed Morrison. Cardoza went 2-4 with one double and two runs batted in. Morrison went 1-2 with one home run and two runs batted in. Other strong Mustangs performances came from Tyler Riebock (3-3, 2 RBI), Charlie Curry (3-3, R), Michael Schoettmer (2-2, R), and Davis Green (2-3, RBI, R). For the Heat, Max McCarthy went 1-3 with two runs batted in and one run scored, Chris Gay went 2-4 with one double and run scored, Cayde Ward went 1-2 with one RBI, Matt Stoner went 1-2 with a double, and Ryan Thomas went 1-3 with one double, one RBI and one run scored.

Dallas Dodgers 17 Black defeated NTX Banditos, 4-3, in Game 4 at Weatherford. On the mound, Banditos' Jacob Deegan threw four innings and struck out five. He gave up one run on his way to pitcher of the game. Hitter of the game was Joseph Leal (see below) who went 2-3 with two runs batted in. Other notable performances came from Dodgers' Boone Montgomery (2-3, R) and Michael Spetter (2-3, R) as well as Banditos' Phillip Sikes (2-3, RBI, R), Evan Sack (2-3) and Alex Garcia (2-3, RBI).