FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE
Wichita, Kan. (NCBWA) — Forty-five players have been named to the initial watch list for the seventh annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award, given to the top relief pitcher in NCAA Division I baseball, as announced by the association Tuesday.
The Cotuit Kettleers won the 2010 Cape Cod Baseball League title by grabbing a 6-0 victory over Yarmouth-Dennis to win Game 3 of the CCBL Championship Series. Brady Rodgers (Arizona State) started for the Kettleers going on 2.1 innings while giving up three hits and two walks but let up zero runs before being lifted for Nick Tropeano (Stony Brook). Tropeano would pitch the rest of the game for the Kettleers without giving up a hit while walking three batters to pick up the win.
FROM CCBL RELEASE
SOUTH YARMOUTH —- The Cotuit Kettleers rode the arm of Matt Andriese (Cal Riverside) to a 3-0 win over Yarmouth-Dennis on Wednesday in Game 1 of the best-of-three Cape Cod Baseball League Championship Series at Red Wilson Field.
Andriese pitched a complete-game shutout to put his team one win away from the title. The series switches to Lowell Park for Thursday’s Game 2.
Cotuit Kettleers 3 Wareham Gatemen 1
The Cotuit Kettleers picked up a 3-1 victory over the Wareham Gatemen to advance to the CCBL Championship series. They got a strong pitching performance from Bobby Shore (Oklahoma) who pitched seven innings allowing only two hits, one run, four walks, and five strikeouts. Brooks Pinckard (Baylor) pitched the final two innings without allowing a baserunner to finish off the 3-1 victory.