Western Kansas visits New Milford.
Game 1: Hammel @ Kershaw
A Betts first inning solo shot and Castro third inning bomb put the Blazers up 2-0.
Meanwhile, after giving up a lead off single, Kershaw K’s the next 8 batters in a row.
Castro’s second homer of the game is unnecessary, as Blazers win 5-0.
WP Kershaw (18-5)
LP Hammel (1-12)
Game 2: Kohler @ Tanaka
Follow me here:
Top 1: Headley RBI single, bottom half Choo 2 RBI double.
Top 2: Ashe 2 RBI single and Goins RBI 3B, bottom half Carp 2 run bomb.
Top 3: Conger 2 run bomb, bottom half nil.
Top 4: nada, bottom half Robinson solo shot.
Top 5: Hunter sac fly, Bottom half nothing (7-5 Buffs)
Nothing until the 7th, bottom half, where Peralta unloads the bases with a double and scores on a sac fly. (9-7 Blazers)
Top 9, KRod K, single, K, and pop up to right. <fin>
WP Warren (6-5)
LP Kohler (8-16)
S KRod (25)
Game 3: Weaver @ Anderson
Top 4, Conger homers off of the lefty for a 1-0 lead.
Bottom 5, Blazers tie it on a sac fly by Carpenter.
Bottom 6, MVC(hoo) HR’s to center to give the Blazers a 2-1 lead. Peralta later scores on a WP.
Top 9, this time KRod K’s the side. Blazers win 3-1.
WP Anderson (9-8)
LP Smith (1-2)
S KRod (26)
Game 4: Anderson 2 Quintana
A First inning Conger double is met by a Peralta sac fly.
Top 7, Torii Hunter HR’s for a 2-1 Buffs lead, which is matched by a Lowrie RBI double.
Bottom 8, a Betts RBI single and Tulo 3 run bomb go unmatched, as Blazers win 6-2 and take the series sweep.
WP Thornton (2-0)
LP Smith (2-3)
S Rivero (3)
Blazers move to 77-39, 25 games up on Salem. (Yes, that’s nice to write)