Local Sports

June 28, 2013

Tuttle JV shows baseball depth in win



The game ended with a game of pitcher musical chairs, as Owen used three different relievers in the top of the seventh. Maverick Hiebert struck out two and saw the third out to end the game. Each pitching change came on the back of a walk.

"They know that if you're coming in for me, you're throwing strikes," Owen said about his decision to pull the relievers. "You're not walking people."

But starting pitcher Jake Thomas did draw the approval of Owen, as he struck out no less than five batters and held the Bombers to just one run.

"He battled early, struggled a little bit, and he got after it after that," Owen said. "It definitely helps."

Tuttle plays again at 9 a.m. Saturday, and a win will see them play their second game of the day that afternoon.

Text Only
Local Sports
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating

Do you think our cool summer means we will have a rough winter?

     View Results