Niagara Gazette — The Goodfellas Pizzeria Yankees have enjoyed some high-powered offensive outbursts this youth baseball season and were at it again this week, defeating the Cardamone Chiropractic Nationals, 17-1, in the Hyde Park Babe Ruth Baseball Minors Division.
Zach Winker and Eithan Schmal had three hits apiece, while Trevor Kennedy and Tyler Kennedy both hit twice. Tyler Kennedy's hits included a home run.
Anton Gandy got a hit for the Nationals.
The Mackenzie's Automotive Tigers won both games of a shortened doubleheader, defeating the MacLeod's Pharmacy Blue Jays by scores of 4-3 and 5-2. Mason Hillard was the winning pitcher in the first game while Drew Merino got the win in the second matchup. Merino also had three RBIs while Andrew Miller had an RBI for the Tigers as well. For the Blue Jays, Mike Ulrich scored two runs and stole two bases while Matt Kerchenski scored three RBIs.
• The Jocoy's Collision Orioles won both games of a doubleheader, defeating the Stuart Sports Blue Jays. In game one, Andy Devantier and David Wagner combined to pitch three scoreless innings for the Orioles while Ryan Milleville had two hits. The Blue Jays' Nicholas Syposs made some great defensive plays to prevent several extra base opportunities.
In game two, Anthony Lucinski made plays at the mound, behind the plate and with his bat for the Orioles while the Dobrasz duo of Steven and Michael made great catching and fielding plays for the Blue Jays.
• In previous game action, the Jocoy's Collision Orioles squeaked by the David's Home of the Steak Hoagie Pirates, 4-3. Andrew Johnson went 2-2 with a single and a double for the Orioles, while Anthony Lozina pitched two scoreless innings. For the Pirates, Jake Dunstan threw seven strikeouts in three innings of work while Tevin Sanders went 2-2 with three RBIs.