Other Notable Games
Toronto over St. Paul 8/4/85, Toronto beats up Fladeland early and St. Paul just doesn’t have enough firepower, at least on this day.
Stp over Tor 8/3/85 St Paul still lacking offense but manages to win, even though Kelly Lamb 2-hits them.
OC over Havana 8/5/85 2-1 Phillip Cross has a great day only allowing one run on 3 hits.
Notable performances this week:
Virgina’s Eric Meyer .667/.664/1.533 3 HR and 4 2b, 10 RBI
Miami’s Ricky Suarez .600/.636/.800
Austin’s Dan Giannattasio 5 HR with a RC/27 of 20.27
NYC’s Adam Peoples 22k’s in 14 IP
Will Stone tossing a 1.17 ERA, 19k’s and 6 BB’s
Virginia’s Amare Hill 2 Runs allowed in 15 IP
Houston 1B and fan Favorite lost for 4 months
LA CF Richter out for 9 months
The Smokey Mountain Moonshine Bandits picked up a win at Grinders Grounds, knocking off the Pittsburgh Grinders, 3-2. On the mound for Smokey Mountain was right-hander Sean White, who played a pivotal role in the win. White went 8 innings to notch the win. He scattered 5 hits, walked 3, and struck out 8. His record improves to 2-0. Pittsburgh’s current losing streak has reached 4 games.
Justin Carlucci had a big run-scoring double for the Moonshine Bandits in the top of the fifth inning. With Smokey Mountain leading 2-0 and a runner on 1st, he got a fastball from Adam Trower and stroked the double to left. It was his 4th double of the season, and more importantly, it put the Moonshine Bandits ahead, 3-0.
White called the triumph “a good team win.”