A walk-off left Post 43 on the wrong end of a 7-6 defeat to Evanston on Friday. The game was tied at six with Evanston batting in the bottom of the seventh when #5 singled on a 3-0 count, scoring one run.
Matt Ellingson collected four hits in defeat. Ellingson singled in the first, singled in the third, singled in the fourth, and singled in the sixth.
Evanston got things moving in the first inning. Evanston scored two runs when #41 doubled.
Evanston scored three runs in the sixth inning. Evanston scored its runs on a home run by #40.
#23 toed the rubber for Evanston. He surrendered three runs on seven hits over five innings, striking out four.
Brian Feuz was on the pitcher’s mound for Post 43. He surrendered two runs on six hits over three innings, striking out four and walking one. Anthony Bleggi and Ellingson entered the game from the bullpen, throwing three innings and two-thirds of an inning respectively.
Feuz started the game for the Giants. He allowed six hits and two runs over three innings, striking out four and walking one
Post 43 collected ten hits on the day. Ellingson and Nate Fairbanks all had multiple hits. Ellingson led the team with four hits in four at bats.
Evanston totaled 11 hits in the game. #41, #40, and #5 all managed multiple hits for Evanston. Evanston was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. #12 made the most plays with six.