Opening Day:
Sunday May 17th, 2020

Top 4 set; Playoffs up for grabs

Following Saturday finals: The Top 4 seeds will be: Terryville Black Sox, Tri-Town Trojans, Blasius Chevrolet, Litchfield Cowboys. As for the rest of the playoffs – the final 8 seeds have yet to be determined including home field advantage in the first round of the Tri-State Playoffs. Game recaps will be posted early Sunday morning.

Northwest Orioles 7   Naugatuck Dogs 4 (Friday night)

Northwest Orioles defeated Naugatuck 7 to 4. Anthony Lupiani got the win pitching 5 innings, giving up 4 runs on three hits. The offense was lead by Mike Goretti 2 for 3, 2 runs scored, and an RBI, Shane Callahan 2 for 3 with 2 RBIs, and Dan Litchfield with a clutch pinch hit double knocking in 2 runs in the 6th. For Naugatuck, K. Murphey had 3 walks and 3 runs scored

Northwest Orioles 12   Southington 66ers 4

An 8 run second innings propelled the Orioles to their 8th victory of the season. Mike Goretti got the win, giving up 2 hits and 2 runs in 5 innings. Jack Mcaullife lead the charge with 2 hits, 2 runs, 2 RBIs, and a double. Hayden Riva reached base all 4 at bats with 2 hits and 2 walks. For Southington, Eric Paddin had 2 hits and Ben Hampden had 2 walks and 2 runs scored.

Winsted Whalers 7   Torrington Rebels 0

Game recap coming…

Litchfield Cowboys 7   Naugatuck Dogs 6

Litchfield was able to solidify at least 4th place and a bye today winning 7-6 in a back and forth game against the Naugatuck Dogs. Steve Consiglio pitched a great game going 5.67 innings to get the win and Dan Hedden battling to get his first save of the season going 1.33 innings. Big contributors were Josh Guilmart going 2-2 with 2 rbis, Drew Gauvain 2-3 with an rbi and tommy johnson 2-4 with and rbi.

Wolcott Scrappers 9   Naugatuck Dogs 1

On probably the hottest day of the year the Wolcott scrappers bats were also hot defeating the Naugy Dogs by a score of 9-1 at the BAW. Wolcott had 12 hits being lead by Tyler Smith went 4 for 4 with 4 singles and 3 RBI’s, Matt Warren 2 for 3 with 2 walks a Homerun and triple scored 3 runs and had 2 rbi , Jack Drewry 2 singles , walk 2 runs scored and 1 rbi. Wolcott also had hits by Steve Urbanski, Jeff Nicol , Isaiah Negretti , and Mike Pepe. On the mound Wolcott had another great performance from Brendan Clark who pitched a complete game only allowing 2 hits , 1 ER and had 7 K’s. For Naugy , B Slattery had a solo homerun and Russel singled.

Tri-Town Trojans 2   Blasius Vhevrolet 1

Game recap coming…

Terryville Bloack Sox 10   Bristil Greeners 0

Jared Gallegher, Ken Kerski,and Dave Alarcon combined for a 1 hit shutout, Everyone in the lineup got a hit for Terryville. Jerry Lapenta had the lone single for Bristol.

Amenia Monarchs 8   Canton Crushers1

On a blazing hot Saturday morning in Amenia the Monarchs Cave away with a 8-1 win over the Canton Crushers. The Old Vet Travis Hyatt took the mound and in untypical fashion he was a sharp as a marble! But luckily, and also untypical, the Monarchs played stellar defense behind Hyatt and through 5 giving up 9 hits Canton only came away with 1 earned run. Monarchs would also show some appreciation for Hyatt’s 14 years of service by giving him a little bit of run support! Things started off slow for Amenia picking up 1 run in the 2nd of a single by Hunter Goodacre, and another in the 3rd and 4th. In the bottom of the 6th Little Andy Thrasher hit a 2 rbi single followed up by Big Kenny “I hit Dingers” Shufelt earning his name with a big 2 run blast! Asked afterwards Shufelt said he was aiming for an ugly Philadelphia Eagles pop-up in Left! Leshawn Thrasher came in relief of Hyatt and got the last 6 outs. For Canton Riley and Jimmy Spirito had 2 hits apiece.

Bethlehem Plowboys 3    Burlington Hunters 2

Plow wins 3-2 in an entertaining game in Bethlehem. Plow was led by Jon Wilson with 2 hits and 2 RBI. After taking a 2-0 lead, Burlington tied the game in 4th on a 2 RBI double by LoRusso, Teddy Gravel singled and Jon Wilson’s double brought in the go ahead run in the bottom of the 4th. Jason Clayborn threw a gem for Bethlehem throwing a complete allowing 2 unearned runs striking out 7 and working quickly in the heat. Jay Pelletier for Burlington finally got an at bat and got a base knock with a broken wrist.

Thursday July 18

Tri-Town Trojans 8    Winsted Whalers 7

Game recap coming soon…

Blasius Chevrolet 14   Amenia Monarchs 2

Game recap coming soon…

Thunder Ducks/Canton Crushers

Game cancelled – Field unplayable.

Wednesday July 17

Games Wednesday Cancelled.

Tuesday July 16

Tri-Town Trojans 5   Wolcott Scrappers 3

Game recap coming soon…

Naugatuck 6   Tribury Cave 1

Kevin Murray pitched a complete game allowing 4 hits and 1 walk while striking out 11 to lead Naugy to a 6 to 1 win over Tribury. The Dogs were led by George Harlamon who went 1-1 with 2 RBI’s and Christian Cuevas 1-3 with an RBI single. Ryan Russell added 2 hits and Matt Lehane had an RBI double for Naugy. Rouso added two hits including a double and a run scored for Tribury.

Winsted Whalers 4   Northwest Orioles 2

On a hot evening in Winsted, the Whalers welcomed newcomers to the Tri State league, the Northwest Orioles. Northwest is based out of the Housatonic area, which is an area that Winsted traditionally draws players from. Playing with a chip on their shoulders, the Whalers were determined to show the Northwest players exactly what they were missing out on when they elected not to join the Whalers in 2019. Winsted promptly jumped out to a 2 run lead in the first inning and never looked back. Winsted was led at the plate by Johnny Lippincott (1/2, 2R). Also contributing a hit and an RBI each were; Austin Brochu, Tim Smith and Dan Williams. Austin Brochu pitched 7 strong innings for the Whalers, earning the win and keeping Northwest off balance. Northwest was led at the plate by NiLaChaine (3/3, 2-2b, 2R) and Cookson (3/3, 2-2b, 2RBI

Terryville Black Sox 11    Bethlehem Plowboys 1

The Black Sox pitching stays hot with Andrew Hinckley tossing 6 innings of 2 hit ball while striking out 10, on the way to an 11-1 victory. Gavin Lavallee led the offense with 2 hits and 5 RBIs including a grand slam over the trees in left field at Eli Terry. Chris Callahan chipped in with a solo shot, Chris Ayer had 3 hits and 2 runs scored and Kyle Skidmore had 2 hits including a double and 2 RBI. Matt Mancini went 2-2 with arun scored for the Plow. The Black Sox finish the regular season Saturday against the Bristol Greeners.with looking to possible clinch up a #1 seed for the playoffs that may come down to tie-breaker run differential on the season.

Canton Crushers 7   Torrington Rebels 5

Taylor Riley pitched a complete game Thursday night only giving up 4 hits Nick Michanczyk (1-3) 3B 3RBI Taylor Riley (3-3) Jimmy Spirito and Jake Bryant both had two hits for Canton. Torrington was lead by Shawn Grose (2-2) 2B

Litchfield Cowboys 10   Southington 66ers 2

Game recap coming.

Burlington Hunters 6   Thunder Ducks 4

The Hunters topped the Thunder Ducks 6-4 thanks to a stellar pitching performance by Ty Mornin going 5.2 innings. Alex “Cobb” Hansen picked up the save in relief. The Hunters were led offensively by Steve Caruso (2/3, SB, R, RBI) and Brian “How is he still playing” O’Leary who set a Tri-State Record for oldest player to hit a double at the age of 75. O’Leary also contributed with a HBP bringing his Total to 14 on the year. Bob “O-Pedic” Hansen made the bold choice of using a pen to do the book and in true veteran form did not cross out anything once. For the Thunder Ducks, Ty Pelletier started on the mound and quieted the Hunters bars for 4 plus innings. He also contributed at the plate (2/3, 2R). Joevanni Torres also has a big day at the plate for the Thunder Ducks ( 2/4, RBI, 2B)

Sunday July 14

Wolcott Scrappers 7    Bethlehem Plowboys 3

On a hot Sunday morning in Bethlehem Wolcott scrapper defeated the plow boys 7-3. Wolcott got another great start from Isaiah Negretti who went 6 innings allowing 5 hits, 1 ER, and 4 K’s. Jay Palais came into close out the game in 7th inning. Wolcotts bats came alive with several players having multiple hits. Brendan Clark went 3-4 with 2 singles and homerun 3 runs scored and 2 rbi, Matt Warren had a dble and homerun with 1 run scored and 1 rbi, Alan Stinson 2 singles 1 run, Mike Pepe 2 singles 1 run 1 rbi , and Ike Negretti 2 singles and 1 run scored. For the plowboys Drew Colaveccia allowed 12 hits , 6 ER and had 5 strikeouts. Colaveccia also had 2 hits with 1 run and 1 rbi, Justin Taylor had a dble and 1 rbi and Joe Fainer 1 hit, 1 rbi and 1 scored.

Bethlehem Plowboys 9   Winsted Whalers 1

Jon WIlson 3-3 with 2runs scored and 3 stolen bases, Greg Campbell 2-4 with 2 RBI’s, Justin Taylor pitched a complete game allowing 1 earned run, with 4 K’s only allowing 2 hits, while having 2 hits of his own at the plate and 2 RBI’s at the dish.

Terryville Black Sox 10    Burlington Hunters 2

Game recap coming soon.

Litchfield Cowboys 11   Torrington Rebels 1

Hot Sunday morning Litchfield closed out a 3 game weekend with another win, this time coming in a 8 inning run rule victory over Torrington. Koutros hurled another quality start going 6 innings 1 run and 7 strikeouts to pick up his 6th victory. Cowboy offensive contributions was spread out well with rbis coming from everyone in the lineup backed by great defense. Torrington pushed their lone run across in the second with a string of quality at bats. Cowboys next game comes Tuesday at southington.

Bristol Greeners 8   Tribury Cave 7

The Bristol Greeners defeated the Tribury Cave at Waterville Park by a score of 7-6. Bristol was led by Ryan Bodley with three hits, while Jerry LaPenta, Jake Dubrosky and Brandon Porrier all had two hits. Kenny Knox got the win in relief, pitching two scoreless innings. Tribury was led by Tom Rinaldi, who went 4-4 with a double.

Amenia Monarchs 6   Southington 66ers 0

The Monarchs were able to pick up their 3rd win of the weekend and 4th in a row Sunday beating Southington 6-0 at Doc Bartlett field. The Monarchs Ace Mackenzie Dunlop took the mound and asked his teammates to give him a little run support! Something the Amenia boys had failed to do in most of Mack’s previous starts. I little change in the lineup worked perfectly as in the second inning Leshawn Thrasher, 3-4, hit a single, his younger twin brother Andy Thrasher walked and Big Ken “Twinkle toes” Shufelt hit a double in the gap scoring the twins. Amenia would go on to add 4 more runs in the 7th with Tom Downey hitting a 2RBI single to give the Monarchs a little breathing room. Mackenzie Dunlop held up his end of the bargain and pitched a complete game shutout scattering 4 hits with 10 Strikeouts. Monarchs young 3rd baseman Nick Reilly had himself a day going 3-4 at the plate and looked like a vacuum over at the Hot corner. Nick Yousefzadeh pitched well for Southington and added hit. T. Williams, E. Padden, and A. Moura all added a hit a piece for the Sixers

Blasius Chevrolet 10  Thunder Ducks 0

Game recap coming soon.