Shady Characters Storm Past Guac Boys 11-3

7 Sep

Bohn delivers a pitch to Tom, who went 4-for-5 with a single, two doubles, a triple, three runs scored, and three RBI in the Shady Characters win

Mike and Tom had four hits each, and Jason went deep twice, driving in five runs, as Shady Characters went up big early and held on to beat the Guac Boys 11-3. Tom and Lucas combined on the mound to allow three runs on six hits, and Shady Characters extended their lead atop the EWL standings.

Tom started on the mound for Shady Characters, and after allowing a leadoff double to Alec, he retired Brum and Bohn in order, ending the inning.

Bohn took the mound for the Guac Boys, and he fell behind early. After retiring the first batter, Nate, he allowed a one-out triple to Mike. Tom followed with a triple, scoring Mike, and Shady Characters led 2-0. Jason then crushed a two-run blast to right field, putting Shady Characters ahead 3-0. Bohn retired Lucas for the second out of the inning, and the Guac Boys trailed by three.

The Guac Boys responded in the top of the second, narrowing the deficit. Tom retired Form, but then allowed a one-out solo homer to Alec, making the score 3-1. Brum followed with a solo shot of his own, and the back-to-back homers made the score 3-2. Tom then retired Bohn to end the inning.

Alec led the Guac Boys in the loss, going 3-for-5 with two doubles, a homer, a run scored, and an RBI

Shady Characters pounded Bohn in the bottom of the second, opening up a big lead. Bohn retired Nate to start the inning, and then things got messy. Mike hit a one-out double, and he moved to third when Tom followed with a single. Jason came to the plate with one out and runners on the corners, and he cleared the bases with a three-run blast to right-center, giving Shady Characters a 6-2 lead. Lucas doubled, and Nate drove him in with an RBI single, making the score 7-2. Mike singled, putting runners on the corners, and Tom followed with an RBI double, plating both baserunners and putting Shady Characters in front 9-2. Bohn retired Jason to strand Tom at second, ending the inning, and Shady Characters led by seven runs.

Tom had reached his innings limit for the week, and Lucas came to the mound for Shady Characters. The first batter he faced, Form, hit a solo homer, cutting the score to 9-3. Alec followed with a double, but Guac Boys couldn’t rally. Lucas retired Brum and Bohn to strand the runner at second, ending the inning, and the Guac Boys trailed by six runs.

Lucas singled to start the bottom of the third. Nate followed with a single, but when Mike grounded out to center, Nate was doubled up, ending the inning.

Lucas cruised through the top of the fourth, retiring Form and Alec in order.

Tom led off the bottom of the fourth with a double, and two batters later, Lucas hit a two-run bomb, extending the Shady Characters lead to 11-3. Bohn then retired Nate to end the inning.

Lucas continued to roll in the top of the fifth, sending Brum and Bohn down consecutively.

Mike started the bottom of the fifth with a single. Bohn retired Tom for the first out, and when Jason followed with a single, he was caught out trying to extend the hit into a double, ending the inning.

Form led off the top of the sixth with a double, but Lucas shut things down, retiring Alec and Brum to strand the runner, ending the inning, giving Shady Characters an 11-3 victory.

The win moved Shady Characters to 9-3 on the season, and the loss dropped Guac Boys to 6-6.

W: Tom (7-0)
L: Bohn (2-3)

Box Score

Game Notes:
– Tom earned the win for Shady Characters, allowing two runs on three hits in two innings.
– Lucas pitched four innings of relief for Shady Characters, giving up one run on three hits.
– Bohn took the loss in a complete game effort for Guac Boys, allowing eleven runs on sixteen hits.
– Mike and Tom each went 4-for-5 for Shady Characters. Mike had two singles, a double, a triple, and three runs scored. Tom had a single, two doubles, a triple, three runs scored, and three RBI.
– Alec led Guac Boys in the loss, going 3-for-5 with two doubles, a home run, a run scored, and an RBI.

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