VBL Championship Game 1 – Strasburg Express – L

7

Charlottesville Tom Sox

loss

9

Strasburg Express

win

August 5, 2017 | 7:00 pm
Charlottesville

Recap

Charlottesville Tom Sox Can’t Quite Erase 7-Run Deficit In Loss To Strasburg Express

Despite a 7-run deficit in the fourth inning, Charlottesville Tom Sox almost came all the way back, eventually falling 9-7 to Strasburg Express on Saturday. Charlottesville Tom Sox scored six runs in the failed comeback on a single by Michael Wielansky in the fourth, a double by Michael DeRenzi in the fifth, a single by Bryce Windham in the fifth, and a double by Vinnie Pasquantino in the fifth.

Charlottesville Tom Sox couldn’t keep up with Strasburg Express early in the game. Strasburg Express took the lead on a single in the first inning.

Strasburg Express captured the lead in the first inning. Tyler Martin drove in two when he singled in the first inning.

Charlottesville Tom Sox scored five runs in the fifth inning. Charlottesville Tom Sox scored on a double by Michael DeRenzi, a single by Bryce Windham, and a double by Vinnie Pasquantino.

Strasburg Express scored five runs in the third inning. The big inning for Strasburg Express came thanks to a double by Martin, a single by LT Struble, and a single by Philip Madonna.

Jackson Ray earned the win for Strasburg Express. He pitched four and a third innings, giving up zero runs, three hits, and striking out five. Michael Dailey took the loss for Charlottesville Tom Sox. He went two and two-thirds innings, giving up seven runs, seven hits, and striking out five.

Brendan Smith started the game for Strasburg Express. He tossed four and a third innings, allowing four runs, seven hits, and striking out seven.

Charlottesville Tom Sox collected 13 hits. Michael Wielansky, Pasquantino, DeRenzi, and Windham each collected multiple hits for Charlottesville Tom Sox. Pasquantino went 2-for-6 at the plate as he led the team with three runs batted in.

Strasburg Express had 14 hits in the game. Brandon Quaranta, Martin, Madonna, and Sean Scales each collected multiple hits for Strasburg Express. Quaranta went 4-for-4 at the plate to lead Strasburg Express in hits.

Details

Date Time Competition Season
August 5, 2017 7:00 pm Valley League Summer 2017

Field

Charlottesville
1400 Melbourne Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901, USA

Results

TeamROutcome
Tom Sox7Loss
Express9Win