Johnston wins pitching duel
Sam Servello and Austin Hammerle combined to help Johnston Realty defeat B&M Contracting, 3-2, Wednesday night in an Altoona Greater City Baseball League matchup at Juniata.
Servello pitched five shutout innings with 14 strikeouts and two walks. He gave up two hits. Hammerle got the win in relief. He struck out four and walked four while giving up two runs in two innings.
B&M (6-3) tied it at 2-2 in the top of the seventh while Johnston (7-3) won it in the bottom of the seventh.
Lennox Pugh had two hits for the winners while Drew Weglarz had two RBIs. Austin Lewis added an RBI.
B&M got solo RBIs from Brandon Durbin and Andrew Maul.
SCORE BY INNINGS
B&M 000 001 1 — 2 4 1
Johnston 010 010 1 — 3 8 1
Multiple hits–Pugh 2 (JR). RBI–Weglarz 2, Lewis (JR), Durbin, Maul (BM). WP–Hammerle. LP–Maul. SO–Servello 14, Hammerle 4 (JR), Lozinak 2 (BM). BB–Servello 2, Hammerle 4, Lozinak 2, Maul 1.
Records: Johnston Realty (7-3), B&M Contracing (6-3)
Greater City League
EBY DIVISION W-L
Conrad Chiropractic/Lilly Amer. Leg. 7-1
Johnston Realty (AAABA) 7-3
B&M Contracting 6-3
Medicine Shoppe 4-3
WAGNER DIVISION W-L
Blair County Oil 6-2
Cumming Motors (AAABA) 2-7
Furrer Beverage/Star Beverage 1-10
Johnston Realty 3, B&M Contracting 2
Sheetz vs. Conrad Chiropractic/Lilly American Legion, at Lilly, 6
Medicine Shoppe vs. B&M Contracting, at Juniata, 6
Cumming Motors vs. Sheetz, at Juniata, 6
Martin Oil and Shirley’s Cookies split a twinbill Wednesday night, with Martin Oil winning, 8-2, in the opener, while losing, 10-2, in the nightcap in Kelley Federation action at Vets Field.
In the opener, Martin Oil got three hits and five RBIs from Cooper Guyer in a game it led, 3-0, after four innings. Teammate Troy Walker aded two hits.
Shirley’s got two hits each from Kyle Glass and Caleb Oakes, who also added an RBI.
In the nightcap, Shirley’s got a strong pitching performance fom Kyle Glass in the 10-2 win. He struck out 10 and walked no one in scattering three hits in a game his team led, 10-0,a fter two innings.
Pressten Imler had two hits and three RBIs for Shirley’s. Teammates Par-ker Dibert and Wyatt Buell each added two hits and two RBIs. Connor Oakes added two hits and an RBI.
Guyer had three his for Martin Oil to go with two from Walker.
MARTIN OIL 8, SHIRLEY’S COOKIES 2
MARTIN OIL (8): Barr ss 331 Young p 211 Jos. Dorminy cr 010 Plank eh 211 Guyer c 403 Pluebell cr 000 Whaley rf 400 Walker 1b 202 Hollen 3b 300 Mock pr 000 Joe. Dorminy cf 300 N. Kost lf 210 Bollinger 2b 311. Totals 28-8-9
SHIRLEY’S COOKIES (2): Glass ss 312 Dibert c 401 Weaver cr 000 Chamberlain 3b 401 Musselman 1b 301 Co. Oakes 2b 300 Emmrick dh p 300 Simpson p 000 Buell p 000 Imler lf 210 Helsel rf 300 Ca.Oakes cf 302. Totals 28-2-7
SCORE BY INNINGS
Martin Oil 102 002 3 — 8 9 2
Shirley’s 000 011 0 — 2 7 3
E–N. Kost, Barr, Glass, Helsel, Ca. Oakes. RBI–Guyer 5, Barr, Chamberlain, Ca. Oakes. WP–Young. LP–Simpson. SO–Young 2, Simpson 1, Buell 1. BB–Young 3, Simpson 3, Buell 2, Emmrick 2.
Records: Martin Oil (5-6), Shirley’s Cookies (8-4)
SHIRLEY’S COOKIES 10, MARTIN OIL 2
SHIRLEY’S COOKIES (10) Glass p 400 Dibert c lf 402 Chamberlain ss 411 Musselman 1b 220 Simpson 1b 100 Co. Oakes 2b 3b c 422 Kennedy 3b 000 Emmrick dh 121 McDonald ph dh 200 Helsel rf 000 Campagna rf 000 Imler lf 212 Weakland lf 3b 200 Buell 3b 212 Weyandt 2b 200 Ca. Oakes cf 200 Weaver ph cf 210. Totals 34-10-10
MARTIN OIL (2): J. Kost cf 301 Barr p 2b ss 300 Plank eh 300 Guyer c 300 Pluebell cr 000 Whaley rf 1b rf 100 Kovac ph rf 200 Walker 1b p 1b 211 J. Martin ph 100 Hollen 3b 111 Nycum 3b 100 Joe. Dorminy lf 200 Bollinger 2b 000 N. Kost rf p 200 Young ss 2b 200. Totals 26-2-3
SCORE BY INNINGS
Shirley’s 730 000 0 — 10 10 4
Martin Oil 001 010 0 — 2 3 3
E–Chamberlain 2 Dibert Weaver Bollinger 2 Young. 2B–Co. Oakes Imler Walker. RBI–Imler 3 Buell 2 Dibert 2 Co. Oakes Ca. Oakes. WP–Glass. LP–Barr. SO–Glass 10, N. Kost 6, BB. Walker 2.
Records Shirley’s Cookies (9-4), Martin Oil (5-7)
n Patton Legion scored five runs in the top of the seventh to beat Howard Hanna Real Estate, 10-7, in a game on Stout Field at Geesey Park.
Patton Legion (7-4) got multiple hits from Zack Letso, Kaleb Hilyer, J.T. Elias, Hunter Yecklley and Owen Bougher. Howard Hanna (4-6),w hich led 3-0 after three innings, got multiple hits from Matt Moyer and Josh Bardelang.
SCORE BY INNINGS
Patton Legion 000 302 5 — 10
Howard Hanna 300 201 0 — 7
WP–Krawcion. LP–Bardelang. Multiple hits–Letso Hilyer, Yeckley, Elias, Bougher (PL), Bardelang, M. Moyer (HH). 3B–Miller (PL). 2B–Letso, Hilyer, Elias (PL), Manley, M. Moyer (HH).
Records: Patton Legion (7-4), Howard Hanna (4-6).
STOUT DIVISION W-L
Park Home Furniture 6-7
Howard Hanna Real Estate 4-6
Re/Max Results Realty Group 2-8
Stuckey Automotive Collision Center 1-10
PORTER DIVISION W-L
Tyrone Legion 9-2
Shirley’s Cookie Company 9-4
Patton Legion 7-4
Barton’s Plumbing & Heating 5-5
Martin Oil 5-7
Martin Oil 8, Shirley’s Cookies 2, 1st game
Shirley’s Cookies 10, Martin Oil 2, 2nd game
Patton Legion 10, Howard Hanna 6
Barton’s Plumbing & Heating vs. Re/Max Realty, at Stout, 6
Park Home vs. Patton Legion, at Stout, 6
Western Pa. Baseball League
(All games at 6 unless noted)
Claysburg at Ebensburg, no report
Bedford 21, Hollidaysburg 13
Nanty Glo at Somerset, no report
St. Michael 14, Lilly 2
McConnellsburg 7, Dry Run 1
Hollidaysburg at Claysburg
Bedford at Somerset
St. Michael at Nanty Glo
Ebensburg at Lilly
McConnellsburg at Nanty Glo, 2
Dry Run at Ebensburg, 2
McConnellsburg at Ebensburg, 5
Dry Run at Nanty Glo, 5
Cumming Motors upset Gingrich Insurance, 4-2, Wednesday night in an Altoona Teener Minor League game at Seitz Field.
Cumming was 4-3 going into the game while Gingrich was 8-1.
Winning pitcher Dominic Battisti scattered two hits over four innings. He struck out three. Vincent Cacciotti, Zack Pier and Chase Kissel each drove in a run for Cumming.
Stone Sral had a triple and scored twice for Ginrich.
n Noah Rodriguez had two hits and was also the winning pitcher in leading ERA Sports to a 7-3 win over McMullen Furniture in an Altoona Teener Minor League game from Tuesday.
Rodriguez finished with six strikeouts for ERA (4-7). Bentley Prough, Ryan Helsel and Andrew Kyle each had multiple hits for ERA. Dontae Emerick and Quinn Hatch each had two hits for McMullen (1-10).
n Justin Fleck doubled home two runs in the sixth to help PennCrest Bank to an 8-6 win over Locker Room in a late Teener Major game from Tuesday night at Seitz Field.
Trailing 4-1, PennCrest took advantage of six walks in the fifth to take the lead. Derek Clapper picked up the win in the relief. Ryen Webster led Locker Room with three hits.
PENNCREST BANK 8, Locker Room 6: Multiple hits-Eakins 2, Beauchamp 2, Webster 3 (LR) WP-Clapper. LP-Burns. SO-Mountain 2, Blough 2 (PCB); Meyers 4, Burns 5 (LR).
Records: PennCrest Bank (6-4); Locker Room (4-7).
Altoona Teener League
MAJOR LEAGUE W-L
Eldorado Kiwanis 8-3
Furrer Beverage 8-4
Barton’s Plumbing & Heating 7-4
PennCrest Bank 6-4
Locker Room 4-7
Professionals Auto Body 3-8
Bavarian Hall 2-9
Cumming Motors (Major) 1-11
MINOR LEAGUE W-L
M&T Bank 7-1
Gingrich Insurance 7-2
Cumming Motors (Minor) 5-3
J&P Auto Mart 4-5
ERA Sports Inc. 4-7
McMullen Furniture 1-10
All games at Seitz Field
Cumming Motors (Minor) 5, Gingrich Insurance 3
ERA Sports Inc. 7, McMullen Furniture 3
Professionals Auto Body 15, Bavarian Hall 12
McMullen Furniture vs. Cumming Motors (Minor), 5
Barton’s Plumbing & Heating vs. Eldorado Kiwanis, 8
M&T Bank vs. McMullen Furniture, noon
Cumming Motors (Minor) vs. J&P Auto Mart, 3
ERA Sports Inc. vs. Gingrich Insurance, 5:30
Furrer Beverage vs. Sheetz, 8:30