AMERICAN FEDERATION BASEBALL LEAGUE
MARYLAND BRIDEGROOMS AT ONTARIO BLUE PIRATES
08/07/2043
 
AMERICAN FEDERATION BASEBALL LEAGUE
MARYLAND BRIDEGROOMS AT ONTARIO BLUE PIRATES
GAME ID: 4996 - FRIDAY, AUGUST 7TH, 2043 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Maryland Bridegrooms (44-62) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 5 0
Ontario Blue Pirates (43-63) 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 X 5 8 3
Bridegrooms Lose, 5-3, at Farmers Market Stadium
The Ontario Blue Pirates picked up a win at Farmers Market Stadium, knocking off the Maryland Bridegrooms, 5-3. Starting pitcher Kazushige Sasaki played a key role in the triumph. Sasaki, now 6-9, was the winner. In 8 innings, he gave up 5 hits, while striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 2 earned runs. Edwin Mercer notched his 23rd save in 29 chances.

Josh Ross hit a 2-run triple off Ernesto Candelária in the bottom of the first, which put the Blue Pirates in front, 2-0. In addition to the triple, Ross had 1 single and 1 walk, while going 2 for 2.

"If I go out there and help the team win, that's all you can do," said Sasaki.

With the win over Maryland, the Blue Pirates improved to 43-63.
MARYLAND BATTING LINESCORE ONTARIO BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
E. Taylor 3B 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 .328 4 41
D. Pickett DH 3 1 1 3 1 0 1 .250 13 35
C. Boyd RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .278 8 54
J. Cooper 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .217 16 56
Y. Ito 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .234 6 40
K. Hodge C 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .259 5 21
J. Rivera SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .238 6 36
R. Launay CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .232 6 15
J. Hargrove LF 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .292 12 45
Totals 33 3 5 3 2 4 14      
BATTING
Doubles: Y. Ito (19, 2nd Inning off K. Sasaki, 0 on, 0 outs)
Home Runs: D. Pickett (13, 8th Inning off K. Sasaki, 2 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: J. Rivera , J. Hargrove , C. Boyd , Y. Ito 2 , D. Pickett 4
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: C. Boyd , R. Launay , J. Cooper
GIDP: Y. Ito
Team LOB: 5

BASERUNNING
CS: Y. Ito (9)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
T. Hinkle 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .271 0 33
L. Aguirre LF 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 .271 9 53
C. Curry 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .287 14 47
J. Baraja DH 4 2 2 2 0 0 0 .235 12 38
J. Ross CF 2 0 2 2 1 0 0 .217 11 41
   a-E. Herrera CF 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 0 1
A. Díaz C 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 .225 6 30
   b-S. Bruce C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 3 13
B. Starrett SS 2 1 0 0 1 1 2 .288 6 31
R. Koumura 2B 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 .234 10 34
   c-K. Straughan 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 0 4
J. Blackburn RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 1 5
Totals 29 5 8 5 2 7 7      
a - E. Herrera substituted for J. Ross in the 7th
b - S. Bruce substituted for A. Díaz in the 7th
c - K. Straughan substituted for R. Koumura in the 7th

BATTING
Triples: J. Ross (2, 1st Inning off E. Candelária, 2 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: J. Baraja (12, 3rd Inning off E. Candelária, 1 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: A. Díaz , J. Ross 4 , J. Baraja 5 , L. Aguirre 2 , E. Herrera
2-out RBI: J. Ross
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: A. Díaz , R. Koumura
Sac Fly: R. Koumura
Team LOB: 2

BASERUNNING
SB: J. Ross 2 (23) , B. Starrett 2 (37) , L. Aguirre (24)
CS: E. Herrera (2)

FIELDING
Errors: K. Sasaki (2) , T. Hinkle (8) , K. Straughan (1)
Double Plays: 1 (Hinkle-Straughan-Curry)
MARYLAND PITCHING LINESCORE ONTARIO PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
E. Candelária L (6-8) 6.0 7 5 5 2 5 1 89 57 4.12   
K. Tanaka 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 22 16 3.20   
PITCHING
Game Score: E. Candelária 41
Batters Faced: E. Candelária 26, K. Tanaka 6
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: E. Candelária 7-5, K. Tanaka 1-2
Pitches - Strikes: E. Candelária 89-57, K. Tanaka 22-16
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
K. Sasaki W (6-9) 8.0 5 3 2 2 4 1 100 70 4.36   
E. Mercer SV (23) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 5 3.09   
PITCHING
Game Score: K. Sasaki 64
Batters Faced: K. Sasaki 32, E. Mercer 3
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: K. Sasaki 8-10, E. Mercer 3-0
Pitches - Strikes: K. Sasaki 100-70, E. Mercer 8-5
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Kazushige Sasaki
Ballpark: Farmers Market Stadium
Weather: Partly Cloudy (68 degrees), wind blowing out to right at 10 mph
Start Time: 7:05 PM CST
Time: 2:46
Attendance: 25578
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