Game Stories - Majors 70

Orioles Outlast Dodgers (May 8)

The Orioles defeated the Paula Russo Sughrue, RE Dodgers 8-4 behind the strong pitching of Quinny Crowe, Anthony Galvagna and Michael Cashell. The Orioles jumped out to an early 3-0 lead in the top half of the first with clutch hits by Cashell (4H, 3RBI), Galvagna (1H, 1 RBI), Eric Chen (3H, 1 RBI), and Will Fortier (2H, 2RBI). The Dodgers immediately countered with three of their own in the bottom half of the first to tie the game after one. After back to back singles by Peter Sughrue and Blake Courtney and a walk to Jihyun Kang, Jack Centurelli cleared the bases with a blast to the fence in straight away centerfield.

A pitcher's duel then ensued between Henry Wassarman/Blake Courtney of the Dodgers and Anthony Galvagna/Michael Cashell of the Dodgers with the Orioles maintaining a 5-4 lead heading into the top of the sixth inning. James Lyon opened the top of the six with a double to straight away centerfield. Lyon then scored on a single by Vani Green (2H). After a walk to Alex Casey, Cashell doubled to right-center scoring both Green and Casey to make the score 8-4.

In addition to hits by Sughrue, Courtney and Centurelli, the Dodgers had solid hits by Ryan Delucia in the fourth and a double by Wassarman in the sixth. Tucker Martin had run scoring single for the Orioles in the fifth.

Links to Majors 70 game stories:   (All Leagues)

June 10 A's Win Championship over White Sox
June 9 White Sox beat Dodgers to reach finals
June 8 White Sox survive the Red Tide
June 8 A's Top Dodgers 9-4 to Advance to Finals
June 7 White Sox rebound against Red Sox
June 4 Dodgers edge White Sox in a nail bitter
June 4 A's Edge Cards in Thriller, 10-9
June 3 White Sox outduel Marlins
May 31 A's Top Red Sox in Seesaw Battle, 7-5
May 29 Battle of the Hose: Red Sox defeat White Sox
May 29 Marlins pitching quiets A’s bats!
May 24 Marlins defeat Diamondbacks
May 24 A's Hold Off O's 6-3, on Big Fourth Inning
May 23 White Sox Rattle The Diamondbacks
May 19 A's Double Up Diamondbacks 8-4
May 19 Marlins 1st inning sets tone vs Red Sox
May 18 A's nine run first sinks ChiSox
May 13 A's Emerge in Late Innings to Top Red Sox
May 12 Cardinals Fly Off with Win vs Dodgers
May 11 A's Top Diamondbacks 4-2
May 11 Red Sox Prevail in Pitchers Duel
May 10 Comeback Cards Win the Battle of the Birds
May 10 Marlins swim away with a close win
May 8 Orioles Outlast Dodgers
May 7 Orioles Edge A's In See Saw Affair
May 7 Red Sox Hold Off Dodgers
May 7 Cardinals Hook Marlins
May 4 A's Down Orioles in Tight Pitcher's Duel
May 3 Dodgers blank fish
May 3 Red Birds catch a snake
May 1 Marlins come out swinging vs Athletics!
April 28 Cardinals, A's battle to last out
April 27 Red Sox shut out Cardinals
April 24 Dodgers edge Red Sox in opener

SYBS thanks its sponsors

Click any link to visit