Meridian scored six runs in the fifth inning
. The offensive onslaught was led by Renfro, Nailer, Smith, and Hanson, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning
DETROIT -- Vince Velasquez pitched impressively into the sixth inning
and Philadelphia beat Detroit to finish a quick two-game sweep.
He allowed three hits and one run over three innings
, striking out six and walking zero.
The 25-inning affair, one of 17 games in MLB history to go 22 innings
or more, is tied for second for the longest game by innings
, matching a 1974 Mets-Cardinals contest.
will begin with a runner on second base.
After pitching two scoreless innings
, the left-hander allowed three runs in the third inning
That was more than enough support for Ryu, who worked around a Wil Myers double in the sixth for another scoreless inning
In the sixth inning
, Galindo walked and went to third on a double by Kevonte Mitchell before scoring on a wild pitch.
The Sharks erupted for three runs in the seventh inning
, in David Montiverdi's second inning
The missed opportunity for Houston would be the last time the team would get a runner to third base until the 22nd inning
. The Mets also would get a runner to third three times without scoring (in the 12th, 17th, and 19th innings
Ripken set the all-time record on August 31, 1985, when he completed the first inning
against the Mariners.
Daisuke Miura came within three outs of pitching a no-hitter and Yuki Yoshimura broke a scoreless tie with a two-run double in the sixth inning
as the Yokohama DeNA BayStars beat the Hanshin Tigers 2-1 on Saturday.
Boston s starter John Lackey dueled the reigning American League Cy Young Award winner Felix Hernandez until the Red Sox scored five runs in the seventh inning
to open a 7-1 lead.
Daisuke Kusano hit a tiebreaking two-run single and Norihiro Nakamura added a two-run double in the fifth inning
, leading the Rakuten Eagles to a 6-3 win over the Seibu Lions on Wednesday.
Play is normal except that third base is out of play as I mentioned above, and each team gets five outs per inning
. We play this way because we include everybody in the game.