Rough Riders Annihilate Braves 21-3

Rough Riders 21, Braves 3

Rough Riders Stake Claim to 1st
Posted by Coach Bryan on October 21st, 2017

The Rough Riders showed little mercy as they crushed the Braves Saturday morning by the final score of 21-3. The Rough Riders improved their record to 6-1. The Rough Riders also beat the Braves 16-6 the last time these two teams met. The Rough Riders are 2-1 versus the Braves this season. With the win, the Rough Riders locked up the regualr season championship as they wouldwin all tie breakers against the Braves should both teams finish tied after next week.

Overall this week, the 6U Rough Riders played hard and played welll offensively putting up 21 runs, and defensively holding the Braves to 3 runs.

Offensively, all RR hitters had at least two hits. Dash Drake was 1/3 of the offensive leaders with 3 hits, one of which was his first HR of the season. He narrowly missed one in his 2nd at bat as the ball barely went foul. The 2nd offensive star today was Noah Douglass with 3 hits and 3 RBI. The 3rd offensive star was David Porras, also getting 3 hits; and a side note has yet to be retired this season as he has a 1.000 batting average.

Honarable metnions offensively were Korbin with 3 hit, 2 RBI; Camden with 3 hits 2 RBI; Maddox with 3 hits 4 RBI; Logan with 2 hits 2 RBI; Tucker 2 hits 2 RBI; Hudson 3 hits 3 RBI and Cristian with 2 hits 2 RBI.

Defnsively the RR defense made all the right plays when the ball was hit to them. None bigger than Logan Reed as he fielded a ground ball in the first inning and stepped on 3rd base for an important force out. Korbin made some good plays at SS and pitcher and Camden caught a few balls thrown to him at 1B to get key outs.

The Rough Riders next play Rocketfire on Saturday, October 28th at 10:10 AM. Warm up will start at 9:15am. This will be the regular season finale before the playoffs get underway. Stay tuned to the Rough Rider Network for continued coverage.

GAME NOTES:

Players' of the Game were Dash, Noah, David and Logan

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LEAGUE STANDINGS
TEAM W L T GB
Rough Riders 6 1 0
Braves 5 2 0 1
Rockets Fire 2 5 0 4
Pirates 1 6 0 5
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DATE OPPONENT RESULT
09/16 Pirates W 9-8
09/23 @ Rocketfire W 15-1
09/30 Braves L 14-11
10/07 @ Pirates W 11-6
10/12 @ Braves W 16-6
10/14 Rocketfire W 14-12
10/21 @ Braves W 21-3
10/28 Rocketfire 10:10 AM
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