Friday, 25 November 2011 00:00
On Oct. 29, the Syosset-Woodbury Braves Travel Baseball Team took the field against the Long Island Sharks.
Joe C. took the ball for the Syosset-Woodbury Braves and gave attendees three perfect innings. The Braves jumped to an early 8-1 lead, led by Sean’s key walk and stolen base. The players contributed in the following ways: Joe C had a double and one run batted in, Anthony C. had one stolen base, Alex had one run batted in, Stephen had a single, Nicky had a double and two runs batted in, Anthony I. had a double, James N. had one hit and three runs batted in, Matty T. had a double, triple and a homerun, along with three runs batted in. However, great pitching by Eric, Anthony C. and Anthony I. was not enough to hold the lead; the sharks won 9-8.
In the second game, Matty T. took the mound and pitched three terrific innings. James G. then came in and pitched three perfect innings. The Braves offense was in high gear, and they won 5-4.