Advanced Babe Ruth’s Brewton Dawgs play in tourneyPublished 10:01am Wednesday, June 26, 2013
In their recent tournament in Mobile—the Mobile Rawdogs Invitational—the Brewton Advanced Babe Ruth Dawgs went 0-3-1. After the tournament, Brewton’s overall record fell to 6-6-1.
Brewton is scheduled to play their second and final home game Thursday at 6 p.m. against Covington County.
The game will be played at T.R. Miller’s baseball field in Brewton.
Birmingham Starz 4
In their first game of the tournament, Brewton tied the Birmingham Starz 4-4.
Caden Lodge started on the hill for Brewton and went five innings giving up four runs. Lodge was relieved by Taylor Fought (a recent JDCC signee) who held the visitors in check the rest of the way.
Down 4-1 in the bottom of the sixth inning, Brewton’s Mike Williams was hit by a pitch, and after Tyler Peebles and Caleb Dickey both singled, Darby Black laced a double in the left center field gap for a two-run double to tie the score. Black was stranded at second to end the sixth inning as neither team could score in the seventh inning and the time limit ran out.
Birmingham Bombers 7, Brewton 5
In their second game of the tournament, Brewton was edged out by the Birmingham Bombers 7-5.
Peebles started on the mound for the Dawgs and went 4 1/3 innings giving up only two runs before being relieved by Ryan Hunt. The Dawgs jumped out to an early 3-1 lead in the first inning after singles from Lodge, Peebles, Dickey and Black, and aided by a Bombers error.
Brewton would take a 5-1 lead after five innings only to see the Bombers take the lead in the sixth inning on four Dawgs errors pushing their lead to 7-5. Brewton was unable to score in the seventh inning and took the loss by two.
Peebles and Dickey each had two hits in the game.
Birmingham OTM 14,
In their third game of the day, Brewton was blanked by another team from Birmingham 14-0.
Black pitched well for Brewton in defeat as he gave up 14 runs, while only three were earned.
Taylor Elliot relieved Black in the fifth inning and struck out the only batter he faced.
The Dawgs defense committed seven errors in the game. Hunt had the only hit for the Dawgs—a two out double in the fifth.
Birmingham Starz 6,
In their final game of the day, Brewton faced the Birmingham Starz again and took a 6-2 loss.
Dickey started on the mound for the Dawgs and went six innings giving up six runs (two earned) on seven hits.
The Dawgs hurt themselves again defensively as they committed five errors in the game.
Peebles had a double to lead the way for the Dawgs offensively, while Tyler Reid, Black, and Lodge all chipped in with singles.