Tams fall to Minersville
Minersville rallied to post a Schuylkill Legion win over host Tamaqua.
Dave King hit a home run, knocked in four runs and pitched a complete game to help lead Minersville to a 16-8 comeback win over Tamaqua in Schuylkill Legion action.
The winners rallied from deficits of 4-1 and 6-4, scoring five runs in each the fourth and sixth innings.
King added a double and two runs scored while Ryan King had two hits and a pair of runs.
Tamaqua, whose pitchers were hurt by 15 walks, received homers from Jordan Heisler and Eric James. Mike Streisel had two hits and scored a run, while Chris Pilla added a hit and two RBIs.
Minersville 103 525 - 16 8 5
Tamaqua 222 101 - 8 9 4
D. King and Sborz; Rother, Palsgrove (4), Rosen (6) and Streisel, James (5). W - D. King. L - Rother. HR: Minersville - D. King (3rd, one on); Tamaqua - Heisler (1st, one on), James (6th, none on)).
The Phillipsburg Indians collected just three hits but it was enough to gain a 5-2 win over the Pleasant Valley Pirates.
PV's Dylan Tuliszewski suffered the hard-luck loss, pitching a complete game. He was hurt by three Pirate errors.
Indian starter Tauriello gained the mound win, allowing only one hit in five shutout innings.
The Pirates dropped to 1-3 while P'burg is now 2-2.
PV Pirates 000 002 0 - 2 4 3
Phillipsburg 113 000 x - 5 3 2
Tulizewski and Jones; Tauriello, Abrams(6) and Liloia. W - Tauriello. L - Tuliszewski.
The East Stroudsburg Mustangs made a first-inning run stand up and John Soehngen outdueled Cory Ryba in a pitcher's duel.
Soehngen threw a two-hit shutout and struck out 15 as the Mustangs gained a 1-0 win over the McAdoo/Weatherly Nationals.
Cory Ryba pitched well in defeat, allowing just three hits and one run while striking out 10.
The loss dropped McAdoo/Weatherly to 2-2-1.
ES Mustangs 100 000 0 - 1 3 0
McAdoo/Wea. 000 000 0 - 0 2 0
W - Soehngen. L - Ryba.