Walker rallies Northern Lumber to Legion baseball win over Penquis

Posted July 13, 2012, at 11:08 p.m.

MILLINOCKET — Parker Walker’s RBI single punctuated a three-run, two-out rally Friday evening that lifted the Northern Lumber to a 13-12 Zone 1 American Legion baseball victory over Penquis Friday.

With Northern Lumber (4-10) trailing 12-10 and two outs, A.J. McEachern sparked the rally with a single and Griffin Libby reached on an error, setting up Jordan Morrow’s two-run double. Walker followed with his game-winner.

Morrow finished with two doubles, two singles and two RBIs, McLaughlin plated three runs with a double and two singles, and walker added another single.

Starter Jon Dumas was lifted in the eighth, but came back in to finish off the ninth for the winners.

Ryan Wilks led 5-11 Penquis with a triple and two singles. Kevin Leary singled twice with two RBIs and David Lord posted a triple, a single and an RBI.

Penquis 100 300 260 — 12 11 4

No. Lumber 021 000 613 — 13 15 4

Rebar, Provost (7) and Graffam; Dumas, McLaughlin (8), Morrow (8), Dumas (9) and Walker

Brewer 10, Calais 1

At Calais, the Falcons scored six runs in the fourth inning en route to victory over the Suns.

Schuyler Van der Eb scattered seven hits and one run through seven innings with two strikeouts and one walk for 7-7 Brewer.

Kyle McLain paced the offense with two singles and two RBIs, Jeremy Bissell socked a double and a single with an RBI, and Tyler French singled twice and knocked in a run. Nick Moore and Carter Deredin each hit a run-producing double.

Losing pitcher Scott Geel doubled and singled to lead Calais (0-14). Nick Barnes provided an RBI single and Scott Boies singled and scored the only run.

Brewer 100 610 200 — 10 12 1

Calais 010 000 000 — 1 7 8

Van der Eb, Smelly (8), French (9) and Moore; Geel, Collins (8), Morrison (9) and Barnes

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