Thursday, June 30

Dudes of the Day

Grayson Rodriguez: 5.2IP, 7K, 2H | 2-3, 2B

Carlos Flores: 5IP, 7K, 0H

Blane Romero: 5-7, RBI, SB, 2R

Braden Norris: 5.1IP, 3K, ER | 2-4, 2B, RBI, R in Game 2

Jackson Sutter: 4-5, 2 3B, 2B, 4 RBI

Calvin Marks: 7IP, 7K, 2H

Jason Michels: 4-6, 2B, 3 RBI

Christopher Alfaro: 2-3, 2B, 2 RBI, 2R

Houston

Down in the last inning, HP Baseball Allen came from behind to defeat Columbia Angels 2018, 7-6, in Game 1 at Houston. HP's Kyle Smith kept his team in the game early on throwing 5.2 innings and striking out five. He only allowed one run and was named pitcher of the game. Bobby Lada went 2-2 with two runs scored on his way to hitter of the game. Also to note, Ben Hegedus went 2-4 with two runs batted in and one run scored.

BPA Demarini defeated DBAT Robertson, 5-1, in Game 2 at Houston. Johny Carr went 3-3 (see one of his hits below) with one RBI for BPA while DBAT's Jimmy Glowenke went 2-2 with one double. BPA's Remington Neffendorf went 2-2 with two runs batted in and one run scored on his way to hitter of the game. On the mound, Joe Garman threw four innings striking out six and allowing no runs. Joe Bussone threw three one-hit innings where he struck out two. Both Garman and Bussone were named pitchers of the game.

Premier Baseball Futures 17U Nixon knocked off Woodlands Express 2017, 11-1, in Game 3 at Houston. Lakon Pryor went 2-3 with one RBI and two runs scored. Eli Strang went 2-4 with one double and two runs scored. Both Pryor and Strang were named hitters of the game. And on the mound, Connor Elliott threw four innings striking out five. He allowed just two hits and one run on his way to pitcher of the game.

Texas Stix defeated Texas Oilers 2017, 6-5, in Game 4 at Houston. Both Jack McBride and Hayden Boyd went 2-3 with one double on their way to players of the game. Oilers' David Renning had a nice RBI single in the contest which you can check out in the video embedded below.

DBAT Herrick defeated Twelve Silver 16U, 8-2, in Game 5 at Houston. DBAT's Adam Stephenson threw six innings striking out five. He allowed three hits and two runs on his way to pitcher of the game. Taylor Pendley went 1-2 with one triple, one RBI and two runs scored. Michael Schrab went 2-2 with one double. Both Pendley and Schrab were named hitters of the game.

Rice

Columbia Angels 2019 defeated Premier Baseball Futures 15U, 6-4, in Game 1 at Rice. Ross Selvaggi III went 3-3 with three runs batted in on his way to hitter of the game. Jake Arthur threw five innings striking out three with no earned runs. Arthur was named pitcher of the game.

In Game 2 at Rice, BPA Demarini held off Frozen Ropes Thornton, 4-3. BPA's Zach Busalacchi delivered early with a three-run double (see below) and then scoring a short while after. He was named hitter of the game. On the mound, Corey Cirks threw four scoreless innings. He gave up two hits on his way to pitcher of the game. Also to note, BPA's Cameron Repetti was solid in the field accounting for 10 outs at shortstop.

Woodlands Express 2019 defeated Colorado Slammers, 10-2, in Game 3 at Rice. Slammers' Nathan Mitchell went 2-2 with one walk. For the Express, Bren Oestrike went 2-2 with one stolen base and two runs scored. Kevin Skweres went 2-4 with one double and three runs batted in. And Blane Romero went 4-4 with one RBI and one run scored on his way to hitter of the game. On the mound, Trey Valka threw four innings striking out seven. He allowed two hits and two earned runs on his way to pitcher of the game.

Sam Houston

Pro Source Athletics Agamennone came out swinging in Game 1 at SHSU defeating Clutch Athletics 2018, 12-1. Jakob Hendricks went 2-3 with one RBI and two runs scored. Colby Delashaw went 1-3 with one triple, two runs batted in and two runs scored. Jaxon Himel went 2-3 with one RBI and one run scored. Both Delashaw and Himel were named hitters of the game. On the mound, Allen Smith threw five inning striking out two. He gave up just that one run and was named pitcher of the game. Also to note, Clutch's Brett Baty went 2-2 with one triple. Reed Beverly went 1-2 with one triple and one run scored.

Dallas Tigers Nutt beat Texas Warriors Baseball Club 15U, 8-3, in Game 2 at Sam Houston State. Weston Symes went 2-3 with one triple, one RBI and three runs scored. Check out one of his hits below. Lukas Loran went 1-2 with one triple, one RBI and one run scored. Both Symes and Loran were named hitters of the game.

In Game 3 at SHSU, Houston Athletics 2019 defeated Houston C2 Select 2019, 10-1. For the A's, Dillon Pawlik went 1-3 with one double and two runs batted in. Tony Gomez went 2-4 with one double, one RBI and one run scored and was named hitter of the game. Braden Norris threw 5.1 innings striking out three. He also went 2-4 with one double, one RBI and two runs scored. Norris was named player of the game.

Houston C2 Select 2018 Blue defeated Frozen Ropes Ladd, 11-8, in Game 4 at SHSU. For Frozen Ropes, Jack Sigrist went 2-4 with two runs batted in and one run scored. Cesar Paz went 2-2 with one double, one RBI and two runs scored. And Braden Moore went 2-3 with one double, two runs batted in and one run scored. For C2, Colton Carrion went 2-3 with one triple and three runs batted in. And Thomas Campbell went 2-3 with one double, two runs batted in and one run scored. Both Carrion and Campbell were named hitters of the game.

Houston C2 Select 2018 White defeated Ontario Blue Jays Travers, 11-1, in Game 5 at SHSU. C2's Ryan Finke went 2-3 with one RBI and three runs scored. Cameron Sheets went 2-2 with one RBI and one run scored. Jones Abbott went 1-3 with three runs batted in. And Mark Barrow went 2-3 with one run scored on his way to hitter of the game. On the mound, Paul Kindervater threw five one-hit innings. He was named pitcher of the game.

San Jac

Ontario Blue Jays Travers opened up with a 8-1 victory over DBAT Schkade in Game 1 at San Jac. Austin Wilkie went 2-3 with two doubles and two runs batted in on his way to hitter of the game. His teammate, Alex Jones, went 2-2 with two walks and one run scored. Jones also threw six innings striking out one and allowing just that one run. Jones was named player of the game for his performance.

Frozen Ropes Thornton defeated Inside Pitch Academy Canada, 4-1, in Game 2 at San Jac. Inside Pitch's Ryan Gabb went 2-3 with one run scored. Frozen Ropes' Brad Hudson went 2-3 with one double, one RBI and one stolen base. Hudson was named hitter of the game. On the mound, Dawson Abernethy threw five innings striking out three. Abernethy was named pitcher of the game.

In Game 3 at San Jac, Twelve Silver 16U defeated Dallas Tigers Bustillos 2018, 4-2. Tigers' Carson Rollins went 1-3 with two runs batted in. Tyler Grigalis reached base three times. For Twelve, Nick Hill threw fiving innings striking out two and was named pitcher of the game. Colson Geisler went 2-3 with one double, one RBI and two runs scored on his way to hitter of the game.

In Game 4 at San Jac, Columbia Angels 2018 defeated Clutch Althetics 2018, 6-3. Antonio Cantu went 2-4 with two runs batted in. Calvin Whitaker went 3-4 and was named hitter of the game. On the mound, Spencer Russo threw seven innings striking out five on his way to the win. Russo was named pitcher of the game.

Premier 3

Houston Athletics 2019 defeated PrimeTime Baseball Academy, 6-2, in Game 1 at Premier 3. PrimeTime's Parker Gregg threw 2.1 scoreless innings and Chris Duncan threw three scoreless innings allowing just one hit. For the A's, Jason Brown threw seven innings striking out five and was named pitcher of the game.  At the plate, David Amaya walked three times and scored one run. Matthew Thompson went 1-1 with two walks and one run scored. Travis Phelps went 1-2 with two runs batted in. And Dillon Pawlik went 2-3 with one double and two runs batted in on his way to hitter of the game. Also to note, PrimeTime's Jordan Mewis caught two runners stealing.

Ontario Blue Jays Roumel knocked off Woodlands Express 2019, 4-2, in Game 2 at Premier 3. Ontario's Khalid Collymore went 1-3 with one stolen base and two runs scored. Jaden Brown went 1-3 with one triple and one RBI. Varun Kuo went 2-2 with one stolen base. He also had two sacrifice bunts and was named hitter of the game. Woodlands's Ryan Oestrike threw three innings giving up one run. He also went 2-2 with one stolen base and was named player of the game. His teammates Blane Romero and Hampton Long also had positive performances. Romero went 1-3 with one stolen base and one run scored. Long threw four innings striking out two and allowing no earned runs. And on the mound for the Blue Jays, Chris Bowles threw seven innings striking out two and giving up three hits. Bowles was named pitcher of the game.

In the battle of the DBATs, DBAT Schkade defeated DBAT Herrick, 1-0, in Game 3 at Premier 3. For Schkade, Connor Gage went 2-3 with one double. Kason Howell drove in the winning run in the top of the 7th on a fielder's choice. Grayson Rodriguez threw 5.2 innings giving up two hits and striking out seven. Rodriguez hit 92 MPH on the radar gun (see below). He also went 2-3 with one double at the plate. Patrick Miner threw 1.1 innings allowing no runs and went 2-3 at the plate. Both Rodriguez and Miner were players of the game. For Herrick, Adam Stephenson went 1-3 with one double. Jake Smith went 1-3 with one triple. Kyle Warsen went 1-1 with one stolen base. And on the mound, Taylor Pendley threw all seven innings striking out six. Pendley was named pitcher of the game.

Carlos Flores threw a NO-HITTER in San Antonio Angels 16U's 11-1 victory over Inside Pitch Academy Canada in Game 4 at Premier 3. The righty threw five innings striking out seven without giving up a hit (check him out below). Flores was named pitcher of the game. For the Angels, Jayce Jung walked three times, stole one base and scored one. CJ Marks went 1-3 with two runs batted in and one run scored. Christian Menenzes went 1-1 with two walks, two stolen bases, one RBI, and one run scored. And Reid Romine went 3-3 with one RBI, two stolen bases and one run scored on his way to hitter of the game.

Premier 4

In Game 1 at Premier 4, Houston C2 Select 2019 held off Premier Baseball Futures 15U, 4-3. Premier's Brandon Porter went 2-3 with one double and one run scored. C2's Shawn Huber went 2-3 with one run scored. C2's Dylan Heim went 2-3 with one RBI on his way to hitter of the game. And on the mound, Payne Trozzo threw four one-hit innings striking out one. He allowed no runs and was named pitcher of the game.

Premier Baseball Futures 16U Nixon defeated Colorado Slammers 2019, 5-4, in Game 2 at Premier 4. Premier's Dawson Mayrant went 2-2 with two doubles. Christopher Alfaro went 1-1 with one home run and two runs batted in. And Jackson Sutter went 3-4 with two triples (see one below) and three runs batted in. Sutter was named player of the game.

In Game 3 at Premier 4, Houston Athletics 2018 defeated Bottom of the Ninth 16U, 5-2. For the Athletics, Aidan Mackey went 1-3 with one double and two runs batted in. Blake Roberts went 1-2 with one double and two runs scored. Parker Deleon went 2-3 with one double and two runs batted in on his way to hitter of the game. On the mound, Dylan Smith threw six innings striking out five. He allowed just one hit and one earned run on his way to pitcher of the game.

Premier Baseball Futures 16U Nixon beat Texas Warriors Baseball Club 15U, 6-2, in Game 4 at Premier 4. Premier's Ryan Rusinovich went 2-4 with one RBI. Jason Michels went 3-3 with one double and three runs batted in. Michels was named player of the game. On the mound, Kalob Bacak threw four innings striking out five. He allowed just one earned run and was named pitcher of the game.

Premier 5

Frozen Ropes Ladd narrowly defeated Dallas Tigers Bustillos 2018, 2-1, in Game 1 at Premier 5. Frozen Ropes' Darryl Jett had an outfield assist throwing out a run trying to score at home. Tigers catcher Tyler Grigalis threw out a runner trying to steal off a ball in the dirt. At the plate, Tigers' Michael Betrus went 2-2 with one double and was named hitter of the game. Jared McClain threw all seven innings striking out two and allowing no earned runs. McClain was named pitcher of the game.

In Game 2 at Premier 5, Houston Athletics 2018 defeated Columbia Angels 2018 White, 5-1. Athletics' Justin Silva went 2-3 with one RBI and one run scored. He had a nice play at second base as well. Blake Cappadona went 2-2 with one double, two runs batted in and one run scored on his way to hitter of the game. And on the mound, Dylan Whitehurst threw six innings striking out five on his way to pitcher of the game.

Columbia Angels 2018 White defeated Wilkinson Academy Cardinals, 5-3, in Game 3 at Premier 4. Four pitchers for Columbia combined for a one-hitter. Greyson Melton threw three innings striking out four and gave up one hit. Sopchak and Dayton threw three no-hit innings. They were named pitchers of the game. At the plate, Trhea Morse went 2-4 with one double and the go-ahead RBI for Columbia. He was named hitter of the game.

Dallas Tigers Nutt defeated HP Baseball Allen, 9-8, in Game 4 at Premier 5. HP's Clayton Canion went 2-4 with one triple, one double and three runs scored. Arian Tabibian went 3-4 with two runs batted in and three runs scored. And Joe Kibbe went 2-4 with one home run and three runs batted in. Both Tabibian and Kibbe were named hitters of the game. Also to note, Tigers' Blake Jackson and Hunter Spears both left the yard. Check out Spears' shot  below.

Premier 6

In Game 1 at Premier 6, San Antonio Angels 16U defeated Houston C3 Select 2018 Blue, 7-2. Jayce Jung was solid in the field and went 1-3 with one double and two runs scored on his way to hitter of the game. On the mound, Calvin Marks threw a complete game two-hitter striking out seven and giving up just one earned run. Marks was named pitcher of the game.

Hit King Baseball Academy just defeated Wilkinson Academy Cardinals, 2-1, in Game 2 at Premier 6. Wilkinson's Beau Nealey threw 4.2 innings striking out four. He allowed two hits and one earned run. Hit King's Sam Gotlieb went 2-3 with the game-winning RBI which you can watch below. He also broke up the no-hitter in the fourth inning and was named player of the game. And on the mound, Hit Kings' Noah Myre threw all seven innings striking out four. He allowed no earned runs on his way to pitcher of the game.