Frank Thomas blasts 2 HRs in 9-8 victory over High


La Rose Redlegs 9, Rocky Mtn High 8
Game 150

FINAL (10) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Redlegs 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 2 2 1 9 ? 13 ? 0 ?
High 0 0 0 3 0 1 4 0 0 0 8 ? 8 ? 1 ?
W: Balfour, G. (6-2)
L: Rodney, F. (4-6)
S: Papelbon, J. (22)
HR: C.Gehringer(19th), A.Vaughan(39th), F.Thomas-2(46th), S.Sosa(26th), H.Aaron(33rd)


Designated hitter Frank Thomas smacked 2 homeruns and scored 3 times at Baker Bowl '32 as the La Rose Redlegs beat the Rocky Mtn High in 10 innings 9 to 8.

The game was deadlocked at 8 after nine full innings. La Rose won the game in the 10th inning. Eddie Mathews laced a base-knock. After an out was recorded, Turkey Stearnes stepped up to the plate and he tripled scoring the run. Rocky Mtn was out-hit by La Rose, 13 hits to 8.

Grant Balfour(6-2) picked up the victory, allowing no runs in 2/3 of an inning. Jonathan Papelbon got the save, his 22nd. Fernando Rodney(4-6) was the loser in relief. La Rose scored big getting 3 runs off him in 2 innings.


at Baker Bowl '32


La Rose Redlegs

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
C. Gehringer 2B 5 3 2 1 .265
A. Vaughan SS 5 1 2 2 .347
O. Charleston CF 5 0 1 1 .296
W. Stargell LF 5 0 1 0 .278
F. Thomas DH 3 3 2 2 .289
E. Mathews 3B 5 1 3 1 .235
   A - J. Pesky PR,3B 0 1 0 0 .247
C. Yastrzemski 1B 3 0 0 0 .276
T. Stearnes RF 4 0 2 2 .291
E. Bailey C 4 0 0 0 .245
Totals 39 9 13 9

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
S. McDowell 5.2 5 4 4 5 5 0 112 6.80
S. Ontiveros 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 4.60
B. Schultz 2.1 3 4 4 1 2 2 50 6.04
G. Balfour (W, 6-2) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 7 4.27
J. Papelbon (S, 22) 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 19 3.96
Totals 10 8 8 8 7 9 2

Rocky Mtn High

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
B. Boone 2B 5 1 1 0 .300
W. Wright LF 4 2 2 1 .290
S. Sosa RF 4 2 1 2 .299
T. Glaus DH 4 1 1 0 .273
B. Posey C 4 1 1 1 .343
H. Aaron CF 4 1 1 3 .300
D. Allen 3B 4 0 0 0 .220
L. Gehrig 1B 3 0 0 0 .258
   B - O. Smith PR 0 0 0 0 .239
E. Renteria SS 5 0 1 1 .256
Totals 37 8 8 8

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
J. Wood 6 7 3 3 4 7 2 113 6.38
B. McClure (BS, 4) 2 3 3 3 1 1 1 37 9.85
F. Rodney (L, 4-6) BS(13) 2 3 3 3 0 1 1 34 4.75
Totals 10 13 9 9 5 9 4


A-Pinch Ran For Mathews In 10th Inning
B-Pinch Ran For Gehrig In 10th Inning

ATTENDANCE- 24,250
T- 3:29
LEFT ON BASE- Redlegs: 7 High: 7
DOUBLE PLAYS- Redlegs: 0 High: 4
ERRORS- L.Gehrig
DOUBLES- C.Gehringer(38th), B.Boone(13th)
TRIPLES- E.Mathews(6th), T.Stearnes(13th)
HOME RUNS- C.Gehringer(19th), A.Vaughan(39th), F.Thomas-2(46th), S.Sosa(26th),
H.Aaron(33rd)
SACRIFICE FLIES- T.Stearnes, H.Aaron
WALKS- F.Thomas-2, C.Yastrzemski-2, E.Bailey, W.Wright, S.Sosa, T.Glaus,
B.Posey, D.Allen, L.Gehrig-2
HIT BY PITCH- C.Gehringer
STRIKE OUTS- C.Gehringer, A.Vaughan, O.Charleston, E.Mathews-2, T.Stearnes,
E.Bailey-3, B.Boone, W.Wright, S.Sosa, T.Glaus, B.Posey, H.Aaron-2,
D.Allen, L.Gehrig
GIDP- O.Charleston, F.Thomas, C.Yastrzemski










Contact Us Discussion Forum Info/Help

© 2020 Strat-O-Matic Media, LLC - All rights reserved.