Comrades Pitching Dominates [SCORES]
Coffee News Bangor pitching continues to dominate at the Maine State American Legion Baseball Tournament. Friday night's 2-0 shutout over South Portland makes it three consecutive shutouts in the tourney.
This time it was righthander Ethan Stoddard. Eight innings of seven hit, four walk pitching. Stoddard struck out five.
Zach Cowperthwwaite came on to pitch the 9th to get the save after Stoddard had reached his pitch limit.
The 3-0 Comrades have yet to give up a run in 27 innings in the states.
The only runs Bangor needed came in the 5th and 9th innings. Stoddard had a RBI single in the 5th inning and Jesse Colford had a RBI sacrifice fly.
The victory guarantees Coffee News a spot in the championship round on Sunday. The only issue to be decided in Saturday's play, will there be two teams or three teams alive on Sunday.
The Comrades play the 4pm game Saturday afternoon vs Coastal Landscaping (Cheverus).
MAINE AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL
2017 STATE TOURNAMENT
Wednesday July 26th
10am GM#1 Coffee News (Bangor) 4 Fayette-Staples (Saco) 0 Final
1pm GM#2 Bessey Motors (Oxford Hills) 4 Coastal Landscape (Cheverus) 3 Final
4pm GM#3 Yankee Ford (S.Portland) 7 vs Pastime (Lewiston) 6 Final
7pm GM#4 Brewer 3 vs Wells 5 Final
Thursday July 27th
10am GM#5 Fayette Staples (Saco) 2 Coastal Landscape (Cheverus) 6 Final
1pm GM#6 Pastime (Lewiston) 8 Brewer Falcons 1 Final
4pm GM#7 Coffee News (Bangor) 2 Bessey Motors (Oxford Hills) 0 Final
7pm GM#8 Yankee Ford (S. Portland) 12 Wells 2 Final
Friday July 28th
1pm GM#9 Pastime (Lewiston) 2 Bessey Motors 3 Final
4pm GM#10 Coastal Landscape (Cheverus) 10 Wells 3 Final
7pm GM#11 Coffee News (Bangor) 2 Yankee Ford 0 Final
Saturday July 29th
1pm GM#12 Yankee Ford (Cheverus) 9 Bessey Motors (Oxford Hills) 0 Final
4pm GM#13 Coffee News (Bangor) vs Coastal Landscape (Cheverus)
Sunday July 30th
1pm GM#14 Winner G12 vs Winner G13 (Note 3)
4pm GM#15 Winner G12 vs Winner G13
Note 1: pairing for 1st round games will not match 2 teams from the same zone until 3rd day, Game 9
Note 2: pairing for Game 12 & 13 will not match previous opponents unless absolutely necessary
Note 3: if 3 teams remain after Game 13, the winner of Game 11 will receive a bye in Game 14