Vogie sneaks by Avengers, 9-8!
Guiteras Field was the site of a heavy weight bout between the East Greenwich Avengers and Vogie of Mt. Hope.
The game had five lead changes, was tied at three different times and had a successful suicide squeeze.
Evan Macaulay lead the way offensively for the Avengers. He collected two hits, walked twice and scored four runs.
The game was knotted at 7-7 going into the last inning. With one out, Christian Falcone successfully executed a suicide squeeze to score pinch runner Evan Greenberg from third base to put the Avengers up 8-7.
Vogie needed two to win and had the top of their order due up in the bottom of the 7th. With one out, Cam Connor was hit by a pitch and stole second base. Andrew Jones followed with a single and stole second.
With runners on second and third, Matt Gale delivered a walk-off double scoring both Vogie runners!
Vogie’s offense was lead by Andrew Jones (3/5 with a triple), Matt Gale (2/4 with a double) and Dayton VanAmberg (2/4 with a double).
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