BARRIE – A six run bottom of the third inning was all the Barrie Baycats needed as they cruised to 10-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs Thursday in at Coates Stadium.
Source IBL Media Relations
BARRIE – Kyle DeGrace and Brandon Dhue each hit their first home runs of the season as the Barrie Baycats beat the Hamilton Cardinals 13-5 Saturday afternoon.
DeGrace added a single and had two RBI and two runs, while Dhue finished 3-for-5 with three RBI and three runs. Ryan Spataro had four hits, two runs and an RBI, Jordan Castaldo, Zach Sardelletti and Jared McCord each had two hits and drove in a run, and Kevin Atkinson had an RBI. Jeremy Walker singled twice and scored twice.
On the mound, Brett Lawson (3-1) got the win after throwing 5.1 innings and allowing five runs (three earned) on six hits, striking out three and walking two.
For Hamilton, Dre Celestijn finished a double short of the cycle, driving in a pair of runs. Geoffrey Seto had an RBI, and Jake Osborne had two singles and scored a run.
Kyle Adoranti (0-4) took the loss, giving up nine runs on 13 hits before he was pulled with one out in the sixth. Adoranti struck out three and walked three.
The third-place Baycats won their third straight and are 11-6. Sixth-place Hamilton fell to 5-13.
The Intercounty Baseball League’s best are ready to take on the Canadian National Junior team on Saturday July 2nd at Coates Stadium in Barrie.
A leaked copy of the roster was obtained anonymously in advance of the official announcement from the league offices.
Barring injuries, or a player backing out due to personal or work commitments here’s an advance look at the lineup that will take on the future stars of the national baseball program.
As per normal IBL All-Star Game festivities there will be a home run derby before the game. Tickets are $10 each and available on the Barrie Baycats website. www.barriebaycats.com
Reilly, Whiteside go deep as Panthers top Red Sox
First-place Kitchener improved to 10-1, while Brantford fell to 6-6.
Burlington at London, 7:35 p.m.Saturday, June 11
Toronto at Burlington, 1 p.m.
London at Guelph, 1 p.m.
Hamilton at Brantford, 2 p.m.
Kitchener at Barrie, 7 p.m.
Source IBL Media Relations
In Brantford, the Barrie Baycats (6-3) moved into sole possession of second place with a 14-9 win over the Red Sox (4-4). Brantford fell into fifth place.
Sources – Neil Srivastava & IBL Media Relations
Leafs clip the Cardinals
The Maple Leafs bats were not as hot as the weather but yet they managed to get timely hits to down the Hamilton Cardinals 8-2 to improve to 5-2 on the year Sunday afternoon in Intercounty Baseball League play at Dominico Field.