Here are the top performers from July 15th from the Cape Cod Baseball League. The night went the way of the pitchers based on four out of the five games have 3 runs or less scored in them. The other game was a 4-1 victory for the Brewster Whitecaps over Falmouth Commodores.
Stewart Ijames, Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox (Louisville) 2-4, RBI
Andy Burns, Brewster Whitecaps (Kentucky) 2-5, SB
Steve Selsky, Orleans Firebirds (Arizona) 2-4, RBI
Mark Ginther, Chatham Anglers (Oklahoma State) 2-4, double, RBI
Levi Hyams, Cotuit Kettleers (Georgia) 2-4 Continue reading
Day three of the 2010 WAC Tournament saw two more teams eliminated, both in walk-off fashion, and saw the league’s bully take a shot to the mouth. Third-seeded Nevada knocked of second-seeded New Mexico State with a walk-off two-run home run in the day’s first elimination game but then found a similar fate to the Aggies in the second elimination game of the day as the Wolf Pack were bested by sixth-seeded San Jose State in 10 innings on a walk-off two RBI single.
Day two of the 2010 WAC Tournament saw the first elimination as 3-seed Nevada ousted 5-seed Louisiana Tech 3-1. The 2-seed New Mexico State fell 13-7 to 4-seed Hawai’i and 1-seed Fresno State held on to defeat 6-seed San Jose State. There will be two elimination games played on Friday as the field will be whittled down to three by the end of the day.
The 2010 WAC Baseball Tournament got underway on Wednesday afternoon and fans were treated to an extra-inning game and an upset on day one as 4-seed Hawai’i came from behind twice to defeat 5-seed Louisiana Tech 8-7 and 6-seed San Jose State shut out 3-seed Nevada 6-0.
Week three in the WAC sees the top two teams, New Mexico State and Sacramento State, squaring off in Sacramento. Fresno State travels to Nevada and Hawai’i visits Louisiana Tech. The San Jose State Spartans take their weekend away from the WAC and travel to Wichita, KS to take on the Shockers of Wichita State.
1. New Mexico State (28-12-1, 6-2-1)
2. Fresno State (22-16, 5-3)
3. Sacramento State (14-19-1, 3-2)
4. Louisiana Tech (19-17, 4-5)
5. San Jose State (14-21, 3-5)
6. Nevada (20-13-1, 1-2-1)
7. Hawai’i (20-18, 3-6)
SERIES OF THE WEEK
Sacramento State (14-19-1, 3-2) vs. New Mexico State (28-12-1, 6-2-1)
Hornet Field, Sacramento, CA