Saturday, May 16, 2009
EMASS Baseball Players of the Day for May 15th
John Farrell (pictured above) tossed a 3-hit, 12 K shutout to lead Andover to a (17-0) Merrimack Valley Conference win over Methuen.
Whittier's Tyler Baker (2-hit shutout, 2-4, 2 runs, 2 RBI's) supplied the offense and the arm in leading the Wildcats to a (17-0) Commonwealth League victory over Greater Lawrence.
George Lehner (4-4, 2 runs, 2 RBI's) powered Tewksbury to a (8-2) decision over Billerica in Merrimack Valley Conference action.
Reading's Ben Olsen threw a 3-hit, 11 strikeout shutout to pace the Rockets to a (3-0) Middlesex League win over Woburn.
Rob Swanson hurled a 5-hit, 10K shutout to lead Winthrop to a (2-0) Northeastern Conference whitewashing of Danvers.
Pembroke's Adam Simpson spun a one hit shutout as the Titans took care of business in the Patriot League with a (7-0) win over Randolph.
Hopkinton's Peter Carbone (4-4, double, HR, 4 RBI's) was the offensive catalyst in the Hillies (13-10) Tri-Valley League slugfest over Dover-Sherborn.
Eric Lowell threw a 4-hit, 10 strikeout gem to lead Nantucket to a (4-1) decision over Bishop Connolly in a non-league tilt.
Hingham's KC Murphy hit a homerun and added 5 ribbies in the Harbormen's (14-1) Patriot League win over Quincy.
Sean Ryan continued his torrid hitting with 4 hits and 5 runs scored to propel Norton to a (21-1) win over Medfield in a Tri-Valley League mismatch.