The Boys Baseball recap today
A big game for the boys today as the Lightning (us) faced off against theirDivision rivals, the Thunder, in Pee Wee Baseball...Patrick started at SS then moved to 2B in the middle of the game, whileEdward manned the corners today starting at 3B and then moving to 1B.The Lightning got off to an early lead on an RBI double by Patrick Leonardin the bottom of the 2nd. It remained 1-0 until the middle of the game whenthe Thunder scored two on a throwing error by the Pitcher.The game remained 2-1 Thunder until late, when the lightning would gettwo runners aboard, but it looked bleak for the home team, until EdwardThomas lined a two out single to right loading the bases and keeping therally alive. The next hitter lined a triple into right clearing the bases makingit 4-2 Lightining.The boys held them in the top half for the victory, 4-2 Lightning !!Both boys were perfect at the plate today, our big boy Patrick hit in theclean-up spot (4th) while Edward was at the bottom of the order (8th).Neither of them had any errors in the field.Go Lightning !! Pa... Chow !
- Another big game down the stretch for the boys today as theLightning (us) faced off against the Tornadoes (them) in PeeWee Baseball...Patrick played at 3B today, while Edward was in Right Field.The Lightning got started early in the bottom of the 1st, whenwith one out and men on second and third, Edward Thomaslined a double into right scoring both runners.Back came the Tornadoes in the top half of the 2nd scratchingout a run, and then again in the top of the 3rd with another to tiethe game at 2-2. Both boys would single in the 3rd but were leftstranded.It was mired at 2 a piece until the bottom of the 4th when EdwardThomas hit a gapper into left with the bases loaded making 5-2Lightning, and they would never look back. Patrick Leonard wouldend up bringing him home as the Lightning hit around in an 8 runinning.The Tornadoes would manage a few more runs, but the Lightningwere just too much for them taking the game 10-4 and remainingundefeated.Patrick was 2 for 3 at the plate today with two Singles a Run, andan RBI, while Edward showed his prowess at the plate just missingthe cycle going 4 for 4 with two Singles, a Double, and a Triple, scored3 Runs and had 6 RBI's in the blowout.Go Lightning !! Pa... Chow !