Recap

Expos squeak by the Rockville Royals 3-2 in another epic battle between these two opponents.  Greg Kraucunas and Joe Turcotte combined to just out-pitch the Royals Shane Legare and Bill Riggieri.  17 Royals and 18 Expos went down on strikes on the day.  Offensively for the Expos, Leo Davila got things started with a single, stolen base and a run scored in the top of the first, on a double by Greg Kraucunas helping his own cause.  Kraucunas also helped the Expos put a two run lead on the board with a single with two outs and later scoring to end the day 2-3.  Joe Turcotte scored the winning run, reaching base on a two base error, stealing third, followed by George Platsis’ RBI single in the top of the 9th.  For the Royals, Jay Botti got the score within 2-1 in the top of the 4th, reaching on an error and later scoring on a close play at the plate on a wild pitch.  Dan Copes was clutch in the bottom of the 7th to tie the game with a solid single scoring Josh Svoboda who worked a hard fought walk.  Junior Antonelli went 1-3 and Shane Legare reached base twice.

Details

Date Time League Season
September 17, 2017 1:00 PM CTABL 2017

Field

Rockville High School Junior Varsity
70 Loveland Hill Rd, Vernon, CT 06066, USA

Results

Team123456789RHEOutcome
Royals000100100226Loss
Expos(2018)101000001343Win

Royals

# Batting PA AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB BB HBP SF SO TB Sac RoE
Bill Riggieri0400000000003000
Scott Clouser0400000000001000
Shane Legare0300000000002000
Josh Svoboda0210000001001000
Dan Copes0301100000001000
Jordan Copes0200000000101000
Joe “Junior” Antonelli0301000000001000
Rich Hilton0200000001002000
Tim Field0300000000002000
Jesse Wilkinson0300000000002000
Jay Botti0310000000001000
 Total3532221000021017000
Pitching IP W L S BF H R ER BB SO HR HBP
Shane Legare3000173210300
Bill Riggieri60102211021200
Total90103943121500

Expos(2018)

# Batting PA AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB BB HBP SF SO TB Sac RoE
Leo Davila0411000010003000
Brian Smith-Nelson0300000001003000
Angel Davila0400000000002000
Greg Kraucunas0311110000001000
Alex Weir0400000000001000
Joe Turcotte0410000010000000
Mike Musumeci0400000000001000
Jacob Pullen0400000000004000
George Platsis0401100000001000
Chris Platsis0300000001002000
 Total3937332100220018000
Pitching IP W L S BF H R ER BB SO HR HBP
Greg Kraucunas70002812131300
Joe Turcotte210071000400
Total91003522131700