Amateur baseball: Raymond slams Atwater
RAYMOND -- Tyler Steen hit two three-run home runs and John Sawatzky worked all seven innings in Raymond's 13-3 victory over Atwater in a non-league game Friday.
RAYMOND - Tyler Steen hit two three-run home runs and John Sawatzky worked all seven innings in Raymond’s 13-3 victory over Atwater in a non-league game Friday.
Steen jacked a three-run shot in Raymond’s three-run second inning and he blasted another three-run homer in the Rockets’ four-run fourth.
Jordan Smith and Herman Solomon both had two hits for the Rockets.
Atwater’s JaColby Anderson hit a two run homer in the sixth inning and he also doubled.
The Rockets play New London-Spicer at 12:30 p.m. today at Green Lake Diamond in Spicer, and then play a Cornbelt League game against Bird Island at 1 p.m. Sunday in Raymond.
Raymond 13, Atwater 3
Atwater 000 003 0 - 3 4 1
Raymond 434 000 2 - 13 10 1
HITTING – Atwater: JaColby Anderson 2-3 hr 2b rbi-2, Vance Martin 1-2 rbi, Brooks Mauer 1-3 … Raymond: Mike Jeseritz 1-1, Tyler Steen 2-2 hr-2 rbi-6, Tyler Donner 1-1, Jordan Smith 2-3, Zach Nelson 1-3, Calvin Kosminskas 1-3 2b, Herman Solomon 2-3 2b
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Atwater: Scott Berman (L) 2.1-6-9-8-3-2, Brian Kingery 2.2-1-2-1-2-0, Jordan Tanner 1.2-2-2-2-2-1 … Raymond: John Sawatzky (W) 7-4-3-3-1-5
Brownton 4, Willmar 2
The Willmar Rails rallied briefly late but couldn’t get all the way back in a non-league game on Friday in Brownton.
Andrew Clancy hit a two-run triple for the Rails, who play next against Milroy at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Bill Taunton Stadium.
Willmar 000 000 002 - 2 3 3
Brownton 001 300 00x - 4 7 0
HITTING – Willmar: Jordan Ruter 1-3, Andrew Clancy 1-4 3b rbi-2, Tanner Thunstedt 1-3 … Brownton: Matt Schwichtenberg 2-4
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) - Willmar: Andrew Bangen (L) 8-7-4-3-5-6 … Brownton: Dylan McCormick (W) 6-1-0-0-1-7