The pitching/catching triage began in the 3rd and couldn't save the patient. The Rams took their second conference loss and may have fallen out of the OVC title hunt. Brachbill is expected back in time for the postseason run.
Tuscola 13, Shelbyville 5
Shelby 040 000 1--5-5-1
Tuscola 023 305 x--13-12-4
Ram stats: Williams 1-for-3, SB, BB, 2 runs; Cloe 1-for-4, 2 RBIs; Moll 2-for-4; Boone 0-for-4, ROE; Smith 2-for-4, 2B, 2 SB, run; Watton 1-for-2, BB (CR Lee SB, run); Fox 0-for-3; Eigsti 0-for-3; Durbin 0-for-3, ROE, SB, run. Pitching (L) Boone 1 IP, 3 runs, 2 hits, 3 BBs, HBP; Watton 3 IP, 8 runs, 11 hits, 0 BB, 3 Ks; (Starter) Moll 2 IP, 2 runs, 1 hit, 2 BB, HB, 5 Ks.
Tuscola stats: Watson 1-for-4, BB, run; Shelmardine 0-for-4, D3K; Frerichs 3-for-4, HR, HBP, ROE, run, RBI; Guliani 2-for-4, BB, 2 runs; Miller 3-for-5, 3 runs; Walker 2-for-3, BB, HR, 2runs, 2 RBIs; Little 3-for-3, HBP, SB, 2 runs, RBI; Comerford 2-for-3, BB, run, RBI; Tabeline 0-for-3, BB. Pitching (W) Walker 7 IP, 5 runs, 5 hits, BB, 8 Ks.