Winchester Royals: Game Recaps
Game 32 Royals 3 Tom Sox 5
The Royals lost in Charlottesvile 5-3.The Tom Sox scored their 5 runs in the 3rd. Brett Centracchios run scoring double and Nicholas Oars 2 run homer were the big hits in the inning.The Royals came back scoring 2 in the 6th.Santos had a double and scored as Pettigrew was hit b pitch. Walsh scored on a single by Masen Prososki The Royals scored a single run in the 7th as Joe Sadallah scored from third on a ground out by Jorden Huntley. Evan Richardson pitched 5 innings allowing 5 run on 7 hits. Kody Gardere and Emelio closed out and allowed no more scoring.Joe Sadallah and Masen Prososkii had 2 hits each. The Royals are 16-16.
Sunday, July 15
Game 31 Royals 3 Cannons 4
The Royals lost a close one to the Cannons Sunday night at Firemen's field as C. Garobeuiau single to deep left drove in Kenny Okama with the winning run. The Royals held a 3-2 lead going into the 9th but Trent Sidwell couldn't hold on. Shaggy Jacobs fouled off 13 pitches before drawing a walk to set up the winning hit. Ryan Kennedy pitched 6.2 innings allowing just 2 runs on 6 hits. Huntley, Palansky and Feely led the Royals at the plate with 2 hits each. Coach Mays has made a good pickup in Desmond Grimes. He has appeared in the last the games allowing no earned runs.
Saturday, July 14
Game 30 Royals 10 Cards 8
The Royals opened a 10-2 game a hung on to win 10-8 over the Front Royal Cardinals before a crowd of 770 Saturday night at Bridgeforth field.The Royal scored 10 runs in the first 3 innings mainly on a 2 run home by Samyr Santos and a grand slam by Jordan Huntley. Will Welsh and Aaron Palansky chipped with doubles and each cross the plate. The Cards drew closer by scoring 5 runs in the fifth. The Royals used five picthers out of the pen to close them out. Kody Gardere got the win and Trent Sidwell the save. Credit Coach Mays for making the right moves as needed. The Cards had 17 hits and the Royals 9.
Friday, July 13
Game 29 Royals 7 Express 2
The Royals played long ball and got solid pitching from Ruben Ramirez in defeating the Express 7-2 Friday night at First Bank Field. Samyr Santos hit a shot in the 2d and Ray Gil followed in the 4th. Joe Sadallah had a double and 3 rbi. The Express scored 2 unearned runs in the 9th. Ramariz pitched seven strong innings, allowing no runs on 3 hits.
Wednesday, July 11
Game 28 Royals 1 Generals 3
In a low scoring game the Generals scored 3 unearned runs in the 4th to defeat the Royals 3-1.The Royals scored their lone run in the first as Joe Salladah walked, stole second advanced to to third on a single by Jon Butler and scored on an error by catcher. Starter Dylan Gentry took the loss.
Tuesday, July 10
Game 27 Royals 2 Cards 6
The Royals lost to the Cardinals Tuesday night in Front Royal 6-2.Damon Miranda cast his spell over the Royals batters. He has allowed the Royals Batters on 6 hits in 12.2 innings pitched.The Royals did manage 2 runs in the 7th as Palansky and Feely scored as Masen Prososkys bouncer over second went into right field. Evan Richardson started for the Royals and gave up 4 runs over 6 innings. Grimes and Gardere closed out allowing 2 more runs.
Monday, July 9
Game 26 Royals 3 Cannons 1
The Royals defeated the Cannons Monday night 3-1. Ryan Kennedy pitched a strong 6 innings allowing 1 run on 2 hits and 4 ks. The trio of Valdez, Grant and Posey closed out allowing no runs. Kennedy got the win and Posey the save.The Royals scored early with Jon Butler scoring on Jorden Huntleys double.The eventual winning run came in the fifth inning as Palansky scored on Jon Butlers single.
Sunday, July 8
Game 25 Royals 7 Rebels 3
The Royals had there way in New Market Saturday night winning 7-3. The Royals scored 3 runs in the 2nd mainly on a double by Luke Oxendine and a triple by Matt Holoway and never trailed again. They scored 4 runs again in the 5th mainly on Rebel miscues. Chad Feely had a rbi triple in the inning and scored a run. Nicholas Beadrsley started and pitched six strong innings allowing just 3 runs on 8 hits to get the win.Bryan Whitacre and Trent Sidwwell closed out allowing no runs.The Royals have won 8 of their last 10 games.
Friday, July 6
Game 24 Royals 8 Cards 7
In a thriller at Bridgeforth field on Friday night the Royals upended the Cardinals 8-7. The Royals trailing the Cards 7-3 after 5 innings scored one run in the 6th, 2 in the seventh and 2 more in the 8th. The pen of Grant, Posey, and Sidwell held the Cards at bay.Chadwick Feely scored the tying run as came home on a single by Johnny Butler. Lucas Oxendine scored the winning run on a sac fly by Masen Prososki. The two runs in the seventh were both unearned. Huntley and Gil each hit sac flies to drive in the runs.Jorden Huntley had two hits and 3 rbis. Jake Posey got the win and Trent Sidwell the save
Thursday, July 5
Game 23 Royals 8 Tom Sox 4
The Royals unloaded a barrage of home runs in defeating the Tom Sox 8-4 Thursday night at Bridgeforth field. Ray Gil opened the third with a solo shot. Samyr Santos followed with a 2 run shot.Chadwick Feeley hit a gransd slam in the 5th to close out the scoring. The Sox made a mild come back by scoring 3 in the 7th. Bryan Whitacre came on in the 8th to hold the Sox scoreless to close out the game. Ruben Ramirez pitched 5 innings giving up one run while striking out eight.
Tuesday, July 3
Game 22 Royals 0 Cards 2
The Royals were shut out Tuesday night by the Front Royal Cardinals 2-0.The Cards used four pitchers with starter Romon Miranda pitched 6 innings of three hit ball got the win.Rob Gotwald got the save. Masen Prososki had 2 of the 3 Royals hits. Royals starter Dylan Gentry pitched 5 innings of shut ball. James Grant took the loss giving up 1 run on 2hits.
Monday, July 2
Game 21 Royals 10 Jacks 4
The Royals defeated the Covington Lumberjacks 10-4 Monday night at Bridgeforth field.The Royals forte tonight was timely hitting and heads up play.The Royals,had two hits each from Huntley, Feely and Sadallah. They scored 3 runs in the 4th,5th and 8th. Starter Even Richardson started and was slow finding his rythem. He escaped the first inning leaving the base loaded and no runs scored.He finished his stint in the 5th allowing 4 runs on 3 hits. Biggs and Valdez closed out allowing no more scoring.
Sunday, July 1
Game 20 Royals 1 Braves 4
The Royals lost a close one in Staunton Sunday night as the Braves came away with a 4-1 win.The Royals could only convert 3 hits and one unearned run of Braves starter Justin Showalter and reliever Brandon Kale.Royals starter Ryan Kennedy pitched well for 6 innings allowing 4 runs on on 6 hits while striking out 6. Jake Posey and Kody Gardere closed out allowing no more runs.
Saturday, June 30
Game 19 Royals 7 Cannons 4
The Royals defeated the Purcellville Cannons Saturday night 7-4. The Royals opened an early 7-0. Jordan Huntleys 2 run dbl and Chadwick Feelys 2 run triple were the big hits in the scoring. Nicholas Beardsley pitched 2 hit ball for seven innings to get the win. The Cannons scored 4 runs in the last 2 innings. Bryan Whitacre shut them down in the 9th to earn the save.
Friday, June 29
Game 18 Royals 8 Generals 4
The Royals defeated the Generals Friday night 8-4 to keep there streak alive at 3. The trailed 4-1 thru 6 innings but it quickly changed as Jordan Huntley launched a 3 run homer to deep left to tie the score.The Royals again scored 3 runs mainly on 2 unearned runs as first base misplayed.the ball.The Royals Emilio Valdes pitched shut out ball for 2 innings to get the win. Trent Sidwell closed out the game.
Wednesday, June 27
Game 17 Royals 5 Cards 4
The Royals beat the Front Royal Cardinals Wednesday night 5-4 in ten innings. It was a close ball game though out. The Royals had good outings from their pitchers Ramirez,Brian Whitacre,and Jake Posey to hold the Cards in check. Trent Sidwell recorded the last out.The Royals scored the winning run as Jordan Huntley doubled , moved to third on a single by Prososki and scored on a single by Aaron Palansky, Prososki lead the Royals at the plate with 3 hits. Jake Posey got the win and Trent Sidwell the save.
Tuesday, June 26
Game 16 Royals 8 River Bandits 2
The Royals defeated the River Bandits 8-2 Tuesday night at Bridgeforth field. The teams were locked in a scoreless game thru five innings when the Royals scored 8 runs the the sixth.Will Welsh had a two run single and Caleb Hanson a two run double to pace the Royals. Evan Richardson pitched a strong 7 innings to get the win. Seven of the 9 Royals scored a run.Santos scored two.
Monday, June 25
Game 15 Royals 3 Cannons 9
The Purcellville Cannons defeated the the Royals Monday night a Bridgeforth field 9-3.Tekwaa Wythe lead of with a home run and the Cannons never trailed again.S. Lopez added another homer in the 7th for the Cannons..James Beasley got the win for the Cannons..Hunter Murray took the loss.
Sunday, June 24
Game 14 Royals 1 Braves 9
The Royals lost to the Staunton Braves on Sunday night 9-1. The teams were in a tie ball game thu 5 innings. The Braves scored 5 runs in the 6th mainly on a 3 run homer by B.Thomas. The Royals had 1 run from Chris Salveys home run.
Thursday, June 21
Game 13 Royals 5 Rebels 12
The Royals lost to the New Market Rebels Thursday night 12-5. The Royals were in a tight ball game leading 5-4 after six. The Rebels took a quick lead by scoring 5 times in the 7th mainly on a grand slam by Oraj Anu. The scored 3 more in the 8th for a 12-5 final.
Tuesday, June 19
Game 12 Royals 8 Caannons 6
The Royals bull pen hung on to salvage Anthony Simonellis great outing as he gave up just one run on 2 hits and striking out eight. The Royals added 10 hits including 2 homers by Santos. check box for more results.
Monday, June 18
Game 11 Royals 9 Express 5
The Royals rapped out 14 hits including 2 home runs in defeating the Express 9-5 Monday at Bridgeforth field. Check box for more results.
Sunday, June 17
Game 10 Royals 4 Jacks 5
The Royals lost the second game to the Jacks 5-4.
Sunday, June 17
Games 9 Royals 7 Jacks 4
The Royals split a twin bill with the Jacks winning the first game 7-4 and losing the second 5-4.
Friday, June 15
Game 8 Royals 5 River Bandits 3
The Royals won on the 40th year celebration night 5-3 over the River Bandits.Ryan Kennedy got the win. Will Welsh homered in the 4th. Check box for more results.
Wednesday, June 13
Game 7 Royals 6 Express 11
The Royals lost to the Express 11-6 in 12 innings.The Express scored 6 runs on 2 hits and 7 walks in the 12th to get the win.Will Guay took the loss for the Royals.
Tuesday, June 12
Game 6 Royals 2 Braves 5
The Royals lost to Braves 5-2 at Moxie Stadium in Staunton. See box score for more results.
Monday, June 11
Game 5 Royals 3 Rebels 6
The Royals lost to the Rebels Monday night a Bridgeforth field 6-3. for more results check box score and Play by Play.
Friday, June 8
Game 4 Royals 5 Cards 3
The Royals got their first win of the season thanks to Chris Salveys 3 run Homer in the 8th. For more results check the Box Score and Play by Play.
Thursday, June 7
Game 3 Royals 5 Turks 16
The Royals lost to the Turks 16-5 Thursday night at Bridgeforth. Check box score and Play and Play for more results.
Tuesday, June 5
Game 2 Royals 7 Generals 9
The Royals lost their 2nd straight to open the young season.See box score and play by Play.
Monday, June 4
Game 1 Royals 2 Turks 4
In a tight one at Memorial Stadium, the Turks out lasted the Royals by scoring 2 runs in the 8th on a 1 out triple by Brett Whalton driving in Irvine and Castillo with eventual winning runs. The Royals took a one run lead in the first as Meekins scored on a ground out by Chris Salvey. They scored another run as Chad Feely drove in Sadllah.The Turks tied the score in the 4th as Nussman and Whelton both came across on a single by Baker to right. Starter Nicholas Beardsley took the loss. Rafe Schindler got the win in relief of Jake Brace. Josh Karklin got the save. The Royals host Waynesboro Tuesday.