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All-Time Greats VI | Results
Center fielder Earle Combs had 3 base hits and 2 RBI as the The Modern Age
defeated the The Black Watch Direwolves by a score of 7 to 4 at Ebbets Field
The Modern jumped out to the early lead in the first inning scoring a single
run on 2 hits. The Modern had 13 hits for the afternoon.
The winning pitcher was Willie Mitchell(20-7) who allowed 4 runs in 8 innings.
Mitchell was helped out by Al Hrabosky who recorded his 9th save. Sheriff
Blake(8-17) was the losing pitcher. He was touched for 10 hits and 2 walks
in 4 and 1/3 innings.
Tim Lincecum took a no-hitter into the 6th inning at Great Amer. Bpk where
the Acton Bull Dogs beat the USA Americans by the score of 3 to
Lincecum(12-16) came through with a virtuoso performance against the USA
hitters. He was stingy on the mound, allowing just 4 hits and 1 walk in 9
innings. Lincecum struckout 13 USA batters. The right-handed Lincecum lost
his chance for a no-hitter when Julio Borbon singled with one out in the 6th
inning. Both teams finished the game with 4 hits.
Jon Garland(5-6) suffered the loss. He was stingy with the baserunners,
allowing just 4 hits and 2 walks in 9 innings. ‘He came out with good stuff,’
Morty Biggs said about Lincecum. ‘He threw the ball good from the first pitch
Back to the ’90s
Jose Deleon whiffed 11 batters and shortstop Alex Rodriguez launched 3
home runs and had 5 RBI as the Helz Angels ballclub embarrassed the Unwashed
Rabble by the count of 11 to 0.
Rodriguez had a big day at the plate. He ripped a solo home run in the 1st
inning, doubled in the 3rd inning, delivered a solo blast in the 7th inning
and belted a three-run homer (his 40th of the season) in the 8th inning.
Helz had 13 hits overall, while Unwashed had 6.
The victory went to Deleon(5-3) who went 7 and 1/3 innings, allowing no runs.
Sid Fernandez(8-9) was charged with the loss. He served up 6 gopher balls in
6 and 1/3 innings.
‘Everything felt great’ Deleon said. ‘I had a good fastball, I felt I could
throw it by everybody today.’
Nomar Garciaparra blasted 2 home runs and had 4 RBI at Coors Field as the
Quebec Cowboys embarrassed the Myrtle Beach Showboats by the lopsided score
of 14 to 4.
Garciaparra led the offense for Quebec. He laced a single which scored a run
in the 2nd inning, lifted one out of the park for a two run home run in the
3rd inning and lofted a solo-blast ‘downtown’ (his 23rd of the season) in the
5th inning. For the game Quebec out-hit Myrtle Beach 17 to 10.
The winning pitcher was Livan Hernandez(16-6) who allowed 4 runs in 8 and 1/3
innings. Andy Pettitte(0-1) was tagged with the loss. ‘I’ve spent a lot of
time in the cage and made some adjustments and they’ve paid off,’ Garciaparra
said. ‘I just take the same approach up there. I don’t overanalyze it. I go
up there, see the ball and try to put a good swing on it.’