All six Babe Ruth teams pick up wins during week's action

Published 5:05 pm Monday, May 19, 2008

By Staff
After 14 games played by the Indians and Cardinals, 12 games by the Royals and Tigers and 10 games played by the Rockies and Rays, the Brewton Babe Ruth Tigers are in first place with a 5-1 record. In second place are the Rays at 3-2 followed by the Cardinals and Indians at 3-4, Rockies at 2-3 and the Royals at 2-4.
Royals 7, Indians 3
After falling behind 3-0 after three and a half innings of play, the Royals scored seven unanswered runs over the fourth and fifth innings to claim a 7-3 win over the Indians.
Trent Robinson picked up the win for the Royals as Hayden Cooper earned the save. Josh Palmer took the loss on the mound for the Indians.
Robinson went three innings and allowed two runs on one hit and struck out seven and walked six in the win. Cooper went two innings and allowed one run (none earned) on four hits and walked one while striking out two.
Offensively for the Royals, Shawn Odom was 2-for-3 with three RBIs in the win. Evan Clayton was 1-for-2 with a double and one RBI followed by Bradley Brown's 1-for-3 and one RBI.
For the Indians, Parker Reiss was 1-for-3 with one RBI. Wes Maddox was 1-for-3 as Joseph Strength and Darian Salter were 1-for-2 in the loss.
Palmer allowed five runs (four earned) while allowing six hits and walking one and striking out five in four innings.
Royals 9, Indians 6
Trent Robinson was 3-for-3 at the plate for the Royals with three RBIs and one homerun as the Royals defeated the Indians 9-6.
Eli Tyree picked up the win on the mound for the Royals as he went three innings allowing three runs (two earned) on two hits and walked four while striking out three in the win.
Caleb Dickey earned the save as he went three innings and allowed three runs (two earned) while walking two and striking out three.
Wes Maddox took the loss on the mound for the Indians as he went one inning and allowed four runs (two earned) while walking two and striking out one.
Offensively for the Royals, Bradley Brown was 2-for-3 with three RBIs followed by Hayden Cooper at 1-for-4 and Shawn Odom's 1-for-2.
For the Indians, Monterius Culliver was 2-for-4 with a double and one RBI. William Whittle was 2-for-3 and Dalton Evans and Maddox were 1-for-3. Denver Harris was 1-for-1 in the loss. Both Evans and Maddox had an RBI each.
Rays 6, Rockies 3
Jeremy Myers was 2-for-3 with a double and four RBIs and earned the win on the mound as the Rays defeated the Rockies 6-3.
Myers allowed one run (none earned) in three innings while allowing one hit and striking out two and walking two.
Harrison Horton was 2-for-3 with a double and one RBI for the Rays.
For the Rockies, Keith Bradley took the loss on the mound as he allowed six runs (five earned) in six innings while striking out four and walking two and allowing seven hits.
Offensively for the Rockies, Bradley was 1-for-3 with a double and one RBI as Sam Smith was 1-for-3 and Houston Pace was 1-for-2.
Tigers 15, Royals 7
The Tigers scored nine runs in the fifth inning to break a 6-6 tie and go on for a 15-7 win over the Tigers.
Conner Denton picked up the win on the mound for the Tigers. Denton went 1 2/3 of an inning allowing no runs on one hit and striking out two in relief.
Caleb Dickey took the loss for the Royals in relief. Dickey went 1/3 of an inning and allowed two runs on three hits and struck out one and walked one.
Offensively for the Tigers, Louis Miller was 2-for-4 with three RBIs and Ryan Hunt was 1-for-4 with a double and three RBIs to lead the Tigers.
Denton was 2-for-2 with a double and two RBIs as Caleb McAnally was 2-for-4 with a double and one RBI in the win. Jacob Fillmore added a 2-for-2 day with one RBI and Eric May added two RBIs in the win.
For the Royals, Bradley Brown was 3-for-3 with three doubles and four RBIs in the loss.
Tigers 12, Rays 9
Caleb McAnally was 2-for-3 with a double and a triple and three RBIs to led the Tigers to a 12-9 win over the Rays.
Conner Denton took the win for the Tigers as Dylan Bell took the loss for the Rays.
Denton went 1 2/3 innings of relief for the Tigers and allowed no runs on three hits and struck out three to earn the win.
Bell went two innings in relief allowing five runs (three earned) while allowing five hits and striking out three and walking two in relief.
Tyler Etheridge was 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs and Louis Miller was 2-for-3 with a double in the win.
For the Rays, Bell was 2-for-4 with a triple and Ryland Dixon was 1-for-3 with a triple in the loss.
Reid Johnson was 3-for-3 with a double to lead the Rays as Caleb Stewart and Devonte Johnson were 1-for-3 with a double.
Cardinals 11, Rockies 7
Colin Graves picked up the win for the Cardinals and Gary McGraw earned the save as the Cardinals took an 11-7 win over the Rockies.
Graves went 2 1/3 innings and allowed two earned runs and five hits while striking out three and walking two.
Christian Lodge was 1-for-2 with two RBIs in the win for the Cardinals as McGraw was 1-for-2 with one RBI and Hunter Franklin was 1-for-3 and one RBI.
Brian Settles was 2-for-4 in the win and Caleb Smith was 1-for-2 with one RBI.
For the Rockies, Dan Smith took the loss on the mound. Smith went 1 1/3 innings and allowed three earned runs and four hits while walking two.
Keith Bradley was 3-for-3 in the loss and Christian Glaize was 1-for-3 with one RBI.
Indians 5, Cardinals 2
Joseph Strength took the win on the mound for the Indians as the defeated the Cardinals 5-2.
Strength went five innings and allowed no earned runs while allowing four hits and walking one and recording seven strikeouts.
Offensively for the Indians, Dalton Evans was 1-for-2 with one RBI as Hunter Mullins was 1-for-2 and Josh Palmer was 1-for-3.
For the Cardinals, Brian Settle took the loss on the mound as he went five innings and allowed two earned runs and three hits while walking four and striking out five.
Offensively, Hunter Franklin was 1-for-2 with a triple and Cody Smith, Collin Graves, and Cody Smith were 1-for-2 in the loss.
Cardinals 12, Indians 2
Gary McGraw had a no-hitter on the mound for the Cardinals until the top of the fourth inning and only allowed three hits as the Cardinals defeated the Indians 12-2.
McGraw went five innings to earn the win and allowed two earned runs on three hits and walked one and struck out nine.
Offensively, Tyler Dehoff was 2-for-3 with a double and two RBIs and Brian Settles was 2-for-3 with two RBIs to lead the Cardinals.
McGraw had three RBIs in a 2-for-3 day to also held lead in the win.
For the Indians, Hunter Mullins took the loss on the mound as he went four innings and allowed four earned runs and five hits while walking one and three strikeouts.
Monterius Culliver broke up the no-hitter in the fourth inning and went 1-for-2 in the loss. Josh Palmer was 1-for-2 with a triple and one RBI to lead the Indians.
Cardinals 8, Rockies 4
The Cardinals claimed an 8-4 win over the Rockies Monday night. Logan Williamson led the Cardinals at the plate with a 2-for-4 showing with a double and one RBI. Christian Lodge and Gary McGraw were 1-for-4 with an RBI each as Collin Graves was 1-for-2 with an RBI.
Graves earned the win on the mound for the Cardinals as he went six innings and allowed three runs (none earned) and seven hits and one strikeout.
Tyler Sawyer took the loss for the Rockies as he went four innings and allowed six earned runs and had a strikeout.
For the Rockies, Curtis Glaize was 1-for-4 with an RBI and Cody Bradley was 1-for-2 with an RBI.
Tigers 6, Royals 4
Blake Blackmon picked up the win on the mound for the Tigers as they defeated the Royals 6-4.
Blackmon went 4 1/3 innings and allowed no runs on one hit and struck out seven and walked four in the win.
Eli Tyree took the loss on the mound for the Royals as he went six innings and allowed six runs on seven hits and struck out three and walked seven.
Offensively for the Royals, Caleb Dickey was 2-for-2 with one RBI and Alec Robinson, D.J. Smith and Hayden Cooper all had an RBI in the loss.
For the Tigers, Ryan Hunt was 3-for-4 with two RBIs and Blackmon was 1-for-3 with two RBIs.
Caleb McAnally added an RBI in the win.