Ironbirds stop Marauders at Felling
McCOOK, Neb. ó Sports Shoppe Iron Birds defeated Macís Drive In Marauders 9-0 on Monday as two pitchers combined to throw a shutout.
Braden Fortin struck out Adrian Roth to finish the game.
Tripp Raile led Sports Shoppe Iron Birds to victory by driving in four runs. He went 2-for-2 at the plate. Raile drove in runs on a single in the first and a double in the second.
Sports Shoppe Iron Birds scored seven runs in the second inning. Sports Shoppe Iron Birds big bats were led by Jaime Samaniego and Raile, all driving in runs in the inning.
One bright spot for Macís Drive In Marauders was a single by Bo Schlegel in the second inning.
Samaniego was on the hill for Sports Shoppe Iron Birds. He allowed one hit and zero runs over two innings, striking out five and walking one.
Schlegel started the game for Macís Drive In Marauders. He allowed two hits and four runs over one and one-third innings, striking out four. Theron Erickson and Cruz McCarty entered the game from the bullpen, throwing two-thirds of an inning and one-third of an inning respectively.
Raile led Sports Shoppe Iron Birds with two hits in two at bats. Sports Shoppe Iron Birds was sure-handed in the field and didnít commit a single error.