Villarreal K’s 16,
shuts out Red Sox
Grafton’s Jaime Villarreal struck out 16 in American Legion action Monday, acquiring his first win in a pitcher’s duel in Langdon.
Post 41 dominated the Red Sox in a 6-0 shutout scoring one in the first, adding another in the second and one in the fifth. Two runs came across in the sixth and the Spoilers completed the scoring in the top of the seventh.
Garek Droog went 3-for-5 with three singles to lead Grafton at the plate. Cody Kingsbury contributed a single in the fourth and a double down the right field line in the top of the seventh. Sam Heuchert also went 2-for-4 four to lead the Spoiler attack.
Kalton Agnes started the game on the mound for the Red Sox, striking out Brett Longtin. Austin Markel reached first on a passed ball following a strikeout. He then stole second, moved to third on a passed ball and scored on a Heuchert single. Droog flew out to center for the second out and Hunter Baldwin was retired for the third out to end the top of the first inning. (more…)