Cumberland Times-News

Local Sports

June 16, 2014

Titans rolls Thunder

— POTOMAC PARK — Defending champion Tri-State jumped all over Potomac Valley in the first innings of both games and cruised to 16-1 and 17-1 victories Sunday at Holler Field to remain unbeaten after four games in the Pen-Mar-WV Baseball League..

In the first game, Matt Wright went 4 for 4 with a double and four RBIs for the Titans, who scored 11 times in the first inning. Wright had a double, single and three of his RBIs in the first.



Kyle Knisely had two singles and two RBIs, and Jacob Foreman and Cody Ellsworth a single and two RBIs.



Ellsworth got the win with a five-inning two-hitter. He walked three and struck out eight.



Jeremy Kunis had an RBI single for the expansion Sons of Thunder (0-6).



In the second game, the Titans scored all 17 of their runs in the first inning.



Ellsworth led a 13-hit attack with three singles and three RBIs. Foreman had a double, single and five RBIs, Knisely a double,
single and two RBIs, Brent Parrish two singles and and RBI, Wright a single and three RBIs and Pat Livingston three RBIs for Tri-State.



Chris Stein pitched all five innings for the win, allowing only a fourthinning single to Derek Feaster, walking none and striking out four.



Tri-State plays the Potomac Pirates on Saturday at Hyndman and hosts Oakland on Sunday in 1 p.m. doubleheaders. Potomac Valley is idle on Saturday and visits Cumberland on Sunday.

Saturday

Cumberland
8 12 Potomac 0 2

BEL AIR — Joe Glass tossed a two-hitter in the first game and Davey Rinehart did the same in the second, lifting the Cumberland Orioles to an 8-0, 12-2 sweep of the Potomac Pirates at Bel Air Field.



In the opener, Glass took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and finished with 11 strikeouts and just two walks. He was staked to a 6-0 lead after three innings.



Roy Jefferys had a double, single and an RBI, and Patrick Russell and Ben Russell had two singles and an RBI for the Orioles (4-0).



Michael Wright singled in the sixth inning to break up the no-hitter for Potomac, an expansion team making its league debut. Garrett Dickel pitched all seven innings and struck out seven.



In the second game, Rinehart allowed just two second- inning runs in a fiveinning complete game win.



Tied 2-2 after three innings, Cody Jefferys hit a bases-loaded triple to begin a five-run fourth inning that gave the O’s the lead for good. Chris Wilson and Ben Russell ripped two-run doubles in a five-run fifth.



Potomac (0-2)plays at Oakland in a 1 p.m. doubleheader today. Cumberland has a bye and will host Oakland on Saturday at 1 p.m.

1
Text Only
Local Sports
  • Earnhardt has high hopes for Pocono sweep Earnhardt has high hopes for Pocono sweep

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. landed at Pocono in need of a cleaning tool.
    “Lookin for a broom,” he tweeted.

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Strahan expects emotions to flow at HOF induction Strahan expects emotions to flow at HOF induction

    Michael Strahan is pleased to know he is scheduled to go last during the Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremonies.

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Angels Orioles Baseba_Land.jpg Orioles fall to Angels in 13 innings, 1-0

    Albert Pujols put Los Angeles in front with an RBI single, and the Angels held on for a 1-0 victory over the Baltimore Orioles that averted a three-game sweep.

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Post 13 eliminated, 5-4 Post 13 eliminated, 5-4

    Funkstown Post 211 used a three-run first inning and a pair of single-run innings, and limited the damage on Fort Cumberland Post 13’s 11 hits to notch a 5-4 victory to advance and eliminate the tournament host Thursday in the third round of the Maryland American Legion State Baseball Tournament at Hamilton Field.

    August 1, 2014 2 Photos

  • Hold on a minute ... we know these guys

    Tom Bosley says this isn’t the Garrett County revival of “Space Cowboys”. They’re just getting the band back together — Bosley, Don Stemple, Oren Yoder and Matt Redinger. They’ve been there, done that, and they’re ready, willing and able to be there and do it again.

    July 31, 2014

  • Pee Wee football openings exist

    The following teams of the Tri-State Pee Wee Football League have openings for players, ages 6 and not yet 12: Cumberland Cardinals, contact Norm Spencer, 301-697-0420; Cumberland Raiders, contact Chad Hamilton, 240-362-1800; Cresaptown Eagles, contact Dave Freeman, 240-727-0302; LaVale Lions, contact Ken Ward, 301-616-4773, and Ridgeley Hawks, contact Grant Shoemaker, 301-697-7657.
    Players interested in playing for the Cardinals should report to Bowers Field Monday, Aug. 4, 6 p.m.

    July 31, 2014

  • Sports Calendar - 08/01/2014

    July 31, 2014

  • Manziel battling playbook, Hoyer in first NFL camp Manziel battling playbook, Hoyer in first NFL camp

    Johnny Manziel has quickly learned his college days — on the field anyway — are over.

    July 31, 2014 2 Photos

  • Tennis star Wozniacki to run NYC Marathon Tennis star Wozniacki to run NYC Marathon

    Caroline Wozniacki always feels confident she can outrun her opponent on the tennis court.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ridgeley, Lakeview advance to finals

    POTOMAC PARK — Blake Rhodes doubled and singled twice while Wyatt Yates and Caleb Hare singled three times to power Ridgeley to a 14-4 victory over the Cumberland Kiwanis for a sweep of the Hot Stove League’s National League Championship Series Wednesday at Hamilton Field.

    July 31, 2014