Ryan Homers Twice as Guacamol-yay Beat Jack Shack 6-3

27 Jul

Ryan went 3-for-4 with a triple and two homers as Guacamol-yay defeated Jack Shack 6-3. Kyle homered and drove in two runs, Josh K contributed three hits, and Josh and Jude combined to hold Jack Shack to only three runs, stranding four Jack Shack runners.

Jack Shack started strong in the top of the first. The first batter of the game, Adam, hit a leadoff homer, giving Jack Shack a 1-0 lead. Guacamol-yay’s starter, Josh K, retired Brian, but then allowed a one-out triple to Josh D. Turbo followed with a single, scoring Josh, and Jack Shack led 2-0. Doc followed with a single, putting runners on first and third with one out. Josh K avoided further damage, however, retiring Adam to strand both runners, ending the inning.

Guacamol-yay responded in the bottom of the first. Ryan led off the game with a solo homer, as both teams had leadoff homers, and the score was 2-1. Two batters later, Josh K doubled off Jack Shack’s starter, Brian. But Brian stranded the runner, retiring Jude to end the inning.

Josh K rolled through the top of the second, retiring Brian and Josh D consecutively.

Guacamol-yay pulled ahead in the bottom of the second. Ryan tripled with one out, and Kyle drove him in with a two-run shot to right, giving Guacamol-yay a 3-2 lead. Brian then retired Josh K to end the inning.

Josh K had reached his innings limit for the week, so they brought Jude to the mound. He allowed a one-out single to Doc in the top of the third, but retired Adam to strand him, ending the inning.

Brian had also reached his innings limit for Jack Shack, so Doc took over from the bullpen. He retired the first two batters he faced, Jude and Jan, and the score remained 3-2 Guacamol-yay after three innings.

Jude retired Jack Shack in order in the top of the fourth, sending Brian and Josh D down.

Guacamol-yay added to their lead in the bottom of the fourth. Kyle singled with one out, and he moved to second when Josh K followed with a single. Jude also singled, scoring Kyle, and Guacamol-yay led 4-2. Guacamol-yay had two runners on with one out, but Doc escaped the inning, retiring Jan to strand both runners.

Jack Shack cut into the deficit in the top of the fifth. With one out, Doc hit a solo homer to right-center, narrowing the score to 4-3. Jude then retired Adam to end the inning.

Guacamol-yay made up the runs in the bottom of the fifth. Ryan led off the inning with a solo homer, making the score 5-3. Two batters later, Josh K hit a one-out double, and Jude drove him in with an RBI single, putting Guacamol-yay in front 6-3. Doc then retired Jan to end the inning.

Brian singled to lead off the top of the sixth, but Jack Shack couldn’t rally. Jude retired Josh D and Turbo in order, stranding Brian at first, and ending the game with Guacamol-yay winning 6-3.

The win moved Guacamol-yay to 7-11 on the season, and the loss dropped Jack Shack to 8-10.

W: Josh K (3-4)
L: Brian (4-4)
S: Jude (1)

Box Score

Game Notes:
– Josh K earned the win for Guacamol-yay, allowing two runs on four hits in two innings.
– Jude picked up a four-inning save for Guacamol-yay, giving up one run on three hits.
– Brian took the loss for Jack Shack, allowing three runs on four hits in two innings.
– Doc pitched three innings of relief for Jack Shack, giving up three runs on six hits.
– Ryan led Guacamol-yay on offense, going 3-for-4 with a triple, two homers, three runs scored, and two RBI.
– Josh K also had three hits for Guacamol-yay, going 3-for-4 with a single, two doubles, and a run scored.
– Doc led Jack Shack in the loss, going 3-for-3 with two singles and a solo homer.

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