N’East Legion Regional: Maine Wins Opener
Maine's American Legion baseball state champs, Coastal Landscape of Portland, gets a 1-0 win in the opening game of the Northeast Regional Tournament in Massachusetts.
Coastal head coach Dan McCarthy used three pitchers, Conner MacDonald, James Sinclair and Griffin Watson, to combine on a five-hit shutout over Cumberland, Rhode Island.
The only run of the game came in the 6th inning when Coastal's Luc Harrison dropped down a bunt basehit with runners at second and third.
The win puts Coastal into a winner's bracket game Thursday at 6:30pm against either New Hampshire or Massachusetts.
Cumberland, RI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Coastal/Portland, ME 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 1 4 0