ETHAN M would not be denied at the plate when runners were on base on Saturday, driving in four on two hits to lead MERRICK MAYHEM 9U past Kings Park Knights 13-4 on Saturday. ETHAN drove in runs on a single in the fourth and a home run in the fifth.
Kings Park Knights got things moving in the first inning. #5 grounded out, scoring one run.
MERRICK MAYHEM 9U evened things up at two in the top of the second inning. LUCAS Fdrove in two when LUCAS homered. MERRICK MAYHEM 9U pulled away for good with five runs in the third inning. In the third HAYDEN T grounded out, scoring one run, SPENCER B singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run, MERRICK MAYHEM 9U scored one run on a stolen base, and BEN G singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.
GAVIN J earned the win for MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. GAVIN allowed one hit and two runs over five innings, striking out 12.
#5 took the loss for Kings Park Knights. #5 went two and a third innings, allowing six runs on six hits and striking out three.
HAYDEN started the game for MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. HAYDEN allowed two runs on two hits and walked zero #27 started the game for Kings Park Knights. #27 surrendered seven runs on seven hits over two and two-thirds innings, striking out three and walking zero.
MERRICK MAYHEM 9U socked two home runs on the day. LUCAS had a homer in the second inning. ETHAN went yard in the fifth inning. MERRICK MAYHEM 9U had 13 hits in the game. BRADY K, BEN, and ETHAN all collected multiple hits for MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. BRADY led MERRICK MAYHEM 9U with three hits in four at bats. MERRICK MAYHEM 9U stole 15 bases during the game as six players stole more than one. SPENCER led the way with three.
Kings Park Knights tore up the base paths, as two players stole at least two bases. #9 led the way with three.