Taylormade and Resmondo took the field tonight under the lights at ESPN Wide World of Sports with a nice size crowd in the stands. Taylormade got their first runner of the game with their second batter, Rye who singled and advanced to second on an error by the right fielder, Striebel. Kennington putout for out number 2 of the inning, but got the RBI scoring Rye for the 1st run of the game. In bottom of 1, DeDonatis led off the inning with a walk. Connell followed with a single to left field advancing DeDonatis to 3rd. Fulk flew out to right field for a RBI scoring DeDonatis making the score 1-1. Resmondo’s Hughes came up in bottom of 2 and hit a deep homerun scoring 2 runs, bringing Resmondo’s lead to 3-1.
Taylormade’s Logan lead off the top of the 3rd inning with a triple and scored off a single by Jonas. Blackburn came up to bat with 2 outs and came up big with a 2 run homerun giving Taylormade their first lead of the game. Fulk answered to Blackburns homerun with a 2 out, 2 run homer of his own. After 3 innings of play, Resmondo gained the lead back 7-4. In bottom of 4, back to back walks gave Connell two runners on and he took advantage. Connell hit a deep bomb over the flags in left field for a 3 run homer. Fulk and Bryson follow Connell’s lead with 2 more homeruns, making it 3 in a row. Resmondo gets 3 up, 3 down again and 5th inning and takes advantage of Taylormade’s scoreless inning and adds 3 more runs to their lead. In the bottom of the 6th inning Resmondo puts Krause in to pinch hit who ends the game with a 3 run homerun to get the run rule with a score of- 22-5.
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