MIDCOAST — The Babe Ruth baseball season continued Sunday, June 6 in the Midcoast with four of the area’s five teams in action.
This season, the Midcoast Babe Ruth Baseball League consists of five teams: Waldoboro (representing the RSU 40 area), Rockland Ford (representing the RSU 13 area), Granite Coast (representing a portion of the Five Towns area), P.G. Willey (representing a portion of the Five Towns area) and Damariscotta Lions.
Rockland Ford 3-0
Damariscotta Lions 2-1
PG Willey 0-2
Granite Coast 0-2
Upcoming Games: June 13
PG Willey at Rockland Ford
Waldoboro at Granite Coast
Scores and Recaps: June 6
Damariscotta Lions 12, PG Willey 4
No stats submitted as of publishing.
Rockland Ford 11, Granite Coast 1
Rockland Ford, the hosts, plated one run in the first inning, seven in the second and one each in the third, fourth and fifth innings to secure an 11-1 mercy-rule victory.
Granite Coast, meanwhile, plated its lone run in the opening inning.
Rockland Ford collected seven hits and committed one error while Granite Coast recorded three hits and four errors.
Bryson Maddox pitched for Rockland Ford while McManus and Howard pitched for Granite Coast. First names for Granite Coast were unavailable.
Gavin Ripley (double, two RBI), Maddox (three-run double) and Kavie Maloney (two singles, two RBI) captained the offense for Rockland Ford.
McManus tallied a RBI single for Granite Coast.
Rockland Ford 3, Damariscotta Lions 2
In a makeup contest for the showdown originally slated for May 30, Rockland Ford pulled out a narrow victory courtesy runs in the first, third and seventh innings.
Damariscotta Lions, meanwhile, plated a run in the third and sixth innings.
Rockland Ford recorded seven hits and two errors while Damariscotta Lions collected three hits and committed one error.
Gavin Ripley and Jacob Watkinson worked the pitcher’s mound for Rockland while A.J. Giberson and Micah Tomasello pitched for Damariscotta Lions.
At the plate for Damariscotta Lions were Giberson (single, two runs), Tomasello (single, RBI) and Blake Grady (double, RBI).
At the plate for Rockland Ford were Watkinson (single, RBI), Ripley (double, RBI) and Blade Bowen (three singles, walk-off RBI).