Shelbyville Moulton baseball got the upper hand against CHBC last Thursday and rode it to victory, 10-5.
The Rams jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the first ups, after CHBC slipped a gear. Jack Arthur threw for Shelby and notched his 3rd win. He pitched 5 scoreless inning allowing 5 hits and striking out 5.
He KO’d the first batter he faced and then Kelton Logan threw a batter out, 2nd to 1st. Manley walked, Lorton singled, and Rueff singled. With the bases loaded, a fielder’s choice from Arthur to home, stopped the opportunity.
The Rams got a 1-out double from Drew Nohren. Brody Boehm reached on a fielder’s choice. Brady Boehm singled. Nohren scored on a wild pitch.
Myles Hammond singled a run home and Arthur was hit, forcing in a run. Jack Lockart singled a run home and Carter Schrock walked. A fielder’s choice ended the inning, but Shelby was up 4-0.
Arthur threw out the first Bobcat in the 2nd, then rang up two batters. Shelby had nothing going again until the 4th. Arthur KO’d two more in the 3rd. In the 4th, CHBC got a Lorton single and a Waters single, but they didn’t score.
With one out in the Ram 4th, Kaz Fox walked. With two outs, Brody Boehm singled. He and Fox both scored, 6-0. CHBC on the board in the 6th. Lorton singled an advanced on an error. He scored, 6-1.
Shelby responded. Lockart walked and Schrock singled. Fox singled a run in and stole 2nd. Nohren singled a run in and stole 2nd. Brody Boehm was the 3rd Ram to single in 2 runs and stole 2nd all with no outs, 10-1.
On the verge of a blowout, CHBC had a rally. Waters singled and Melvin walked. After a line-out and an Arthur strikeout, Wojcik reached on an error and Manley singled a run in. Lorton they launched a 3-run triple to make it 10-5. The next batter grounded out to end the game.
Seven Rams hit safely. Drew Nohren led Shelby hitting 2-for-3 with a walk, a double, 2 runs and an RBI. Brody Boehm hit 2-for-4 with 2 runs and 2 RBIs;
Shelbyville 10, CHBC 5
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Ram stats: Fox 1-for-3, BB, SB, 2 runs, RBI; Nohren 2-for-3, 2B, 2 SB, BB, 2 runs, RBI; Bro Boehm 2-for-4, SB, 2 runs, 2 RBIs; Bra Boehm 1-for-4, RBI (Logan SB, run); Wells 0-for-3 (Jokisch 0-for-1); Hammond 1-for-3, run, RBI; Arthur 0-for-2, HBP; Lockart 1-for-2, BB, run, RBI; Schrock 1-for-2, BB, SB, run. Pitching (W) Arthur 5 IP, 0 runs, 5 hits, BB, 5 K; Wells 2 IP, 5 runs (0 ER), 4 hits, BB, K.
CHBC stats: Evans 0-for-4; Wojcik 1-for-4, ROE, run; Manley 1-for-3, BB, run, RBI; Lorton 4-for-4, 3B, run, 3 RBIs; Rueff 1-for-4; Jones 0-for-3, FC; Waters 2-for-3, run; Melvin 0-for-2, FC, BB, run; Fisher 0-for-3. Pitching (L) Jones