Late Score Costs Charlottesville Tom Sox Against Staunton Braves
Saturday’s game against Staunton Braves was a heartbreaker for Charlottesville Tom Sox, as they lost the lead late in an 8-4 defeat. The game was tied at four with Staunton Braves batting in the top of the ninth when Max Wood singled off of Sean Byrnes, driving in one run.
Staunton Braves captured the lead in the first inning. Austin Edens drove in one when he doubled in the first inning.
Charlottesville Tom Sox scored three runs in the third inning. Charlottesville Tom Sox’s big inning was driven by a groundout by Haiden Lamb and a single by Eric Jones.
Danny Devereux earned the win for Staunton Braves. He pitched one inning, surrendering zero runs, one hit, striking out two, and walking zero. Sean Byrnes took the loss for Charlottesville Tom Sox. He threw one inning, allowing five runs, four hits, striking out one, and walking zero.
AJ Stead started the game for Staunton Braves. He went six innings, giving up four runs, five hits, and striking out five. Sean McCracken started the game for Charlottesville Tom Sox. He tossed five innings, allowing three runs, six hits, striking out four, and walking one.
Jones went 2-for-3 at the plate as he led the team with three runs batted in.
Staunton Braves collected ten hits. Max Wood, Richard Miller, Kam Lane, and Edens each collected multiple hits for Staunton Braves.