Shelby County, Charleston Split Doubleheader


Published on June 5 2013 8:29 am
Last Updated on June 5 2013 8:29 am
Written by Millie Lange

CHARLESTON -- Shelby County Posts 289-611-725 split a doubleheader with Charleston Post 93 in baseball action Tuesday evening at Baker Field.

Charleston won the first game 8-3. Charleston took a 1-0 first inning lead then tallied four in the fourth and three in the fifth. Shelby County scored its three runs in the sixth. Robbie Miller led the winners with a single, double and two RBI, Orion Roberts with two singles and two RBI and Nick Corrie with two singles.

Shelby County was led by Gunner Theis with a double, home run and an RBI while Andrew Hawkins had two doubles and an RBI.

In the second contest, Shelby County claimed a 12-5 win behind 10 hits. Michael Baker had a single and two doubles while Neil Yockey had three singles and drove in a run.

Leading Charleston was Sawyer Newell with a single, two-run homer and three RBI.

Shelby County is now 3-3 on the season.

Game One

Shelby County          000    003    0    --    3-8-2

Charleston                100    430    x    --    8-9-0

WP -- Nick Wilson. LP -- Trevor Moore.

Shelby County -- Theis, double, home run, 1 RBI; Hawkins, 2 doubles, 1 RBI; Cole, single; Baker, single, 1 RBI; Moore, single; Yockey, single

Charleston -- Wilson, single, double, 2 RBI; Sheppard, 1 RBI; Roberts, 2 singles, 2 RBI; Swingler, single; Miller, single, double, 2 RBI; Corrie, 2 singles

Game two

Shelby County          103    124    1    --    12-10-3

Charleston                000    032    0    --      5-  5-4

WP -- Theis. LP -- Miller.

Shelby County -- M. Baker, single, 2 doubles; Yockey, 3 singles, 1 RBI; Theis single, 2 RBI; Cole, 1 RBI; Hawkins, single; A. Miller, 1 RBI; Baker, single; White, single, 2 RBI

Charleston -- Wilson, 2 singles; D. Wilson, double, 1 RBI; Newell, single, home run, 3 RBI