HAMPDEN — Matt Palmer drove in six runs with a single, double and triple to lead Hampden by Motor City 19-11 in a Zone 1 American Legion baseball opener Sunday.
Jackson Gilmore chipped in with four RBIs, two singles and a double for Hampden while Connor Farmer added three singles and three RBIs. Nick Guerette contributed two singles, a triple and three RBIs while Billy Campbell added two singles and an RBI.
Jon Deschaine sparked Motor City with four singles and Christian Mowrer added a double, triple and two RBIs. Shawn Curran chipped in with a single and triple and Justin White singled twice.
MC 202 000 12 — 11 16 4
Ha. 405 052 03x — 19 19 0
Neville (3), Farnham (6), Jurgewich (7), Dieuviel and Young, Walker; Beaton (7), Turner and Farmer
Bangor 4, Brewer 3
At Bangor, left-hander Trevor DeLaite allowed only four hits and three walks in seven innings and struck out nine to help Bangor edge Brewer.
Ryan Brookings sparked Bangor with two singles and John Cote added a single and RBI. Sam Huston also singled.
Galen Williamson hit a two-run triple in the seventh for Brewer and Carter Deredin finished with two singles.
Brewer 000 000 210 — 3 4 3
Bangor 000 300 10x — 6 4 1
Weeks, Pushard (7) and Maxsimic, DeRiden (7); DeLaite, Kemble (8), Hillier (9) and Boyce, Huston (9)
Bangor 1, Penquis 0
At Dover-Foxcroft on Monday night, Sam Huston’s RBI triple plated Ryan Brookings to give the Comrades the victory.
Jordan Treadwell notched the win for Bangor with a complete-game one-hitter that included four strikeouts.
Kaleb Smith was the hard-luck losing pitcher for the Navigators as he also pitched eight innings, giving up just five hits and a run. Brandon Spratt had the Penquis hit.
Bangor is now 2-0 and Penquis is 1-1.
How to report games
American Legion coaches can report games to the BDN by emailing us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We ask for highlights and stats for top players for both teams, with first and last names of the players.
Games should be reported the day they are played.
Coaches may also include a linescore which should include score by innings, total runs, hits and errors as well as pitchers and catchers.