Kings Drop Pair
July 11, 2010
The Kenosha Kings dropped both ends of a doubleheader to the Beecher (Ill.) Muskies as part of the fourth annual Wisconsin State League/Chicago Suburban Baseball League Challenge on Sunday.
The Kenosha Kings dropped both ends of a doubleheader to the Beecher (Ill.) Muskies as part of the fourth annual Wisconsin State League/Chicago Suburban Baseball League Challenge on Sunday at Beecher High School.
The Kings lost 7-3 and 9-2. The games counted in the WSL standings.
Jack Olson took the loss in the opener after giving up four runs on seven hits in 3.2 innings. He walked five and struck out two. Joe Ferro allowed three runs on five hits in 2.1 innings of relief.
The Kings (18-14, 10-8 WSL) managed only four hits. They scored two runs in the fourth and one in the fifth. John Hasser went 2-for-3 with two doubles and an RBI. Billy Johnson also had an RBI double.
In the second game, Eric Schumacher surrendered all nine runs (five earned) in six innings. He walked five and struck out three.
The Muskies scored four runs in the fifth to take the lead for good at 4-1. Ferro went 2-for-3 with a double and Andrew Highland went 1-for-2 with an RBI to lead the Kenosha offense.
The Kings host the Sheboygan A’s 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Simmons Field. Prior to the scheduled game, the teams will make up a suspended game with the Kings leading 3-1 in the bottom of the eighth inning.
Story by: The Kenosha News
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