MERRICK MAYHEM 9U defeated South Shore Sharks 9u JS 1-0 on Thursday as two pitchers combined to throw a shutout. NOAH W induced a groundout from Raul O to finish off the game.
The pitching was strong on both sides. MERRICK MAYHEM 9U pitchers struck out 12, while South Shore Sharks 9u JS pitchers sat down nine.
One bright spot for South Shore Sharks 9u JS was a single by Raul in the first inning.
ZACH B was the winning pitcher for MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. The pitcher allowed three hits and zero runs over three innings, striking out seven. NOAH threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Luke B toed the rubber for South Shore Sharks 9u JS. The righty lasted five and two-thirds innings, allowing four hits and one run while striking out eight. Raul threw one-third of an inning in relief out of the bullpen.
DREW B led MERRICK MAYHEM 9U with two hits in two at bats. MERRICK MAYHEM 9Ustole seven bases during the game as three players stole more than one. DREW led the way with three.