Boys Junior Varsity Baseball, Boys Varsity Baseball · American Almost Erases 6-Run Deficit In Loss To Capuchino Mustangs Varsity

Capuchino Mustangs Varsity built a six-run lead in the sixth inning and then held off American’s charge for a 6-4 victory on Saturday. American scored four runs in the failed comeback on a single by #18, a error, and a double by #45.

An early lead helped propel Capuchino Mustangs Varsity to victory. Capuchino Mustangs Varsity took the lead on a single in the second inning.

Capuchino Mustangs Varsity captured the lead in the second inning. Brendan Downes singled on a 1-2 count in the second inning, scoring one run.

Capuchino Mustangs Varsity scored three runs in the sixth inning. Capuchino Mustangs Varsity scored on a double by Downes and a triple by Trey Zahursky.

American scored four runs in the seventh inning. The big inning for American came thanks to a single by #18, a error, and a double by #45.

Aiden Yarwood earned the win for Capuchino Mustangs Varsity. He tossed six and two-thirds innings, surrendering four runs, four hits, striking out eight, and walking one. David Umbertus recorded the last out to earn the save for Capuchino Mustangs Varsity.

Capuchino Mustangs Varsity collected nine hits. Downes, Yarwood, and Leo Espinoza each collected multiple hits for Capuchino Mustangs Varsity. Downes and Zahursky each drove in two runs to lead Capuchino Mustangs Varsity.