MERRICK MAYHEM 9U stole the lead late and defeated Sharks Baseball Academy 9U 15-6 on Friday. The game was tied at six with MERRICK MAYHEM 9U batting in the top of the fifth when MERRICK MAYHEM 9U scored on a stolen base during BRYCE F's at bat. Then BRYCE tripled , driving in one.
Both offenses were strong at the plate as MERRICK MAYHEM 9U collected seven hits and Sharks Baseball Academy 9U seven in the high-scoring affair
In the first inning, Sharks Baseball Academy 9U got their offense started. Herrera doubled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
MERRICK MAYHEM 9U tallied six runs in the sixth inning. NOAH W, TRISTAN C, NATHAN F, and ISAAC D all contributed in the big inning with RBIs.
ISAAC was credited with the victory for MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. The righthander surrendered four runs on five hits over three innings, striking out five. LOGAN M threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Castreda started the game for Sharks Baseball Academy 9U. Castreda went four and two-thirds innings, allowing seven runs on three hits and striking out six. Massa and Lai entered the game as relief, throwing one inning and one-third of an inning respectively.
MERRICK MAYHEM 9U tallied seven hits. TRISTAN and BRYCE each collected multiple hits for MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. BRYCE and TRISTAN each managed two hits to lead MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. MERRICK MAYHEM 9U stole 34 bases during the game as eight players stole more than one. SPENCER E led the way with six.
Castreda went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Sharks Baseball Academy 9U in hits.