Exciting Finishes as Peewee Baseball Returns To Diamond, News (Mitchell Minor Baseball)

PrintNews Article
Click to view full-size image
Exciting Finishes as Peewee Baseball Returns To Diamond
Submitted By Trevor Russwurm on Thursday, July 30, 2020
Two close games were the end result as Mitchell Astros Peewee baseball returned to the diamond on July 29th.  Playing a double-header, Team Green (Russwurm) was defeated 10-9 by Team Blue (Visneskie), followed by a 3-3 tie with Team Red (Geiger).

In the opening game for Mitchell Peewee baseball's 2020 abbreviated season, Team Blue's Jordan Visneskie stunned Team Green in the bottom of the final inning with a walk-off 3-run home run to deep right centre, erasing a Team Green 9-6 lead into a 10-9 Team Blue Victory.  Swinging a hot bat all game, Visneskie also homered and tripled earlier, driving in a total of 6 of his team's 10 runs.  Jack Miller and Nick Wagner also had base hits for Team Blue, and Ryan Klumper, Max Hannon, and Visneskie each scored twice. Dominic Marshall was 2-for-2 with a solo home run for Team Green, and Keegan Priestap and Charlie Wolfe each scored two runs.
The twilight game was more of a pitchers' duel low-scoring affair, with Team Red holding a 3-1 lead going into the last inning sparked by Carson Harmer's RBI triple to left centre in the first inning and two runs scored by leadoff batter Griffin Bree.  Kellen Russwurm would open the last at-bat with a walk for Team Green, and was driven in by Marshall.  Wade Campbell stroked a game-tying RBI single to end the game in a 3-3 tie.  Great to see the fans out in support of our efforts!
This article has been viewed 253 times.
Team Sites
Social Networking
Follow Us On
Follow Mitchell Minor Baseball on Twitter
Quick Links
Manage Subscriptions
Signup to receive email or text messages for the teams you want to follow.
News ArchiveOther Recent Articles
  • 09
    To guarantee your childs spot, registrations must be in by april 15th
  • 15
    For the 2021 baseball season, baseball Ontario is offering level1 and 2 umpire clinics exclusively online.
  • 13
    Online registration is now open for registrations
  • 03
    Mitchell Minor Baseball executives have met, and decided on the following actions moving forward
  • 19
    Mitchell Minor Baseball is now accepting OBA coaching applications for all levels for the 2021 baseball season.  All applicants are asked to go to the link on the right side of the home page.  Applications will be accepted until March 22/21.   Go ...
  • 18
    All refund cheques have been written and ready to be handed out. The original plan was to mail them out, but many registration forms are missing postal box numbers so we will be handing them out in person. To remind everyone the 2020 fees are $60 ...
  • 10
    The Mitchell Minor Baseball abbreviated Peewee House League season came to an end on Sept 9th after a 6-week / 8-game schedule for each of the three teams.  Team Red drew the double-header on the closing night, coming from behind to beat Team Green ...
  • 10
    Mitchell Minor Baseball has decided on what the fees will be for the shortened 2020 baseball season
Printed from mitchellminorbaseball.com on Friday, April 16, 2021 at 4:00 AM