|WAVERLY LITTLE LEAGUE (MAJORS): ASTROS RIDE 1-HITTERS TO WINS OVER GIANTS, PHILLIES (20 PHOTOS) (2018-06-03)
Valley Sports Report
WAVERLY — The Tomasso’s / W.J. Graphics won back-to-back games over the Tom’s Hardware / S&J General Contractors Giants, and the Just in Time Roofing / SAL SQB #283 Phillies Wednesday and Thursday with consecutive one-hit pitching performances in Waverly Little League Majors Division baseball action.
Astros 5, Giants 0
Brayden Talada and Joey Tomasso combined on a one-hitter to pace the Astros to a 5-0 win over the Giants Tuesday night.
Talada struck out 11 in 5 1/3 innings, and Tomasso struck out the only two batters he faced to end the game.
Nathan DeLill’s one-out single in second inning was the Giants’ only hit, and he was only Giant to reach base.
Talada and Tomasso each singled and scored a run to pace the Astros at the plate, while Nolan Beeman, Ben Shaw, and Lincoln Sharpsteen each scored a run.
DeLill was tagged with the loss, allowing four runs on two hits and five walks. He struck out one.
Brian Hicks allowed a run in three innings of no-hit relief. He fanned two and walked two.
Astros 3, Phillies 0
Joey Tomasso fanned 13 and walked three in a six-inning, complete-game one-hitter to lead the Astros to a 3-0 win over the Phillies Wednesday night.
Tomasso and Trenton Serafin each singled and scored one run, while Jerry Carnrike, Lincoln Sharpsteen and Hogan Shaw singled, and Ben Shaw scored a run.
The Astros scored two runs in the top of the third inning, and tacked on an insurance run.
Jonathan Searles hit a one-out single in the bottom of the fifth inning for the Phillies’ lone hit of the contest.
PHOTOS COURTESY OF CHLEA BUBNIAK.