STRUTHERS OH- It was a pitcher’s duel on tap on Wednesday in Class B action. Astro Falcons and Avalanche found themselves tied at 1 in the 7th but the Falcons were able to walk it off 2-1.
Kolten Ruark went 1-2 with a RBI for the Falcons offense. Michael Patellis also went 1-2 with a walk and a run scored. Jake Schneider had multiple hits going 2-3 with a RBI. Bo Fornataro went 1-3 with a run scored.
Ruark was rewarded with a win for the Falcons. He threw 3 innings of no hit baseball. He struck out 4 and walked 1.
Richie Preston had a perfect day at the plate for Avalanche. He went 1-1 with a walk and a RBI. Jake Mattocks and Peyton Koss both went 1-3.
Preston pitched well despite being tagged with the loss for Avalanche. He went 6 innings and gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits. He struck out 3.