4. Win in Folge durch Mercy Rule
Die Flyers gewinnen zwei wichtige Spiele gegen die Sissach Frogs.
Hier den Spielbericht von Devon und Michael:
Game 1 - Flyers won the Basel-derby match against the Sissach Frogs 13-3!
Hide Oshima got the start and the win, throwing 8.0 innings and 9 strikeouts to lower his era to 1.67.
On the offensive side, Flyers did not disappoint: Adrian Kaufmann had a stellar day at the plate going 3-5 with 2 ribs, an RBI, and a stolen base to raise his batting average to .308. Michael Stowers continued his hot hitting going 3-3 with his third home run of the season, 2 RBI’s, 2 runs, and a double to raise his batting average to .586, which leads the league. Daniel Eichenberger also hit his 3rd home run of the year. Flyers won by the 10-run mercy rule!
Game 2 - Flyers win Game 2, 16-2.
Flyers, for the fourth time in a row, won by the mercy rule. Devon Barker had another stellar performance pitching 7.0 innings and striking out 12. He now possess a 0.93 era, and now leads the league with 46 strikeouts in 29 innings.
The bats continued to stay hot for the Flyers headed by Sven Leemann who blasted his second home run of the year. Multiple RBI games were spear-headed by Kaufmann, Stowers, Takanobu Oshima, Leeman, H. Oshima, and Emmanuel Raouzeos.
Overall, great weekend of baseball for the Therwil Flyers! The Flyers were well prepared for the 2 big games over the weekend to raise their overall record 10-2, which now is the top of their division. Your Flyers take on the Will Devils this Saturday, July 23! Come out for a burger and beer as your Flyers continue to build off their 8-game winning streak!