Controversial Finish Between MDI and Waterville Baseball Plus Other Baseball Scores
We’ve reached the semifinal round in high school baseball. In Class B baseball, a controversial finish between the defending state champs from Waterville and the MDI Trojans.Start in the sixth. MDI up 2-1. Aidan Fitzgerald with the grounder to short. The throw is wide of third. Tyler Bouchard comes home to score. Game tied at two. We go to extras.Fast-forward now all the way to the 11th. JT Whitten pitching. A pass ball. Duncan Smith comes home. Trojans up 3-2. But wait. Did he touch home? Fitzgerald tags Smith. He’s called out. Inning over. Waterville celebrates the big out. Let’s take a look at the replay. Does Smith touch home? Either way, game still tied.In the bottom of the eleventh, Kyle McKim pitching. The wild pitch goes to the backstop. Racean Wood scores the winning run. Waterville takes it in a thriller. 3-2 over MDI in eleven innings. The Panthers are on to the Eastern Maine Final.***Edward Little in Bangor for a Class A semifinal. The Rams the two seed.No score in the bottom of the first. Bangor grabs the early lead. Joe Stanevicz ropes one to right. Anthony Capuano scores. 1-0 Rams.A few batters later, it’s 4-0 Bangor. Christian Corneil belts one deep to center. It goes off the centerfielders glove. Seth Freudenberger scores. Corneil stops at third. Bangor grabs five runs in the first. All of them came with two outs.That was plenty for Bangor pitcher Curtis Worcester. A complete game shutout. 10 strikeouts and only two hits allowed. Edward Little blanked at Mansfield Stadium. Bangor wins in six innings 10-0.***The Bangor Rams will play Lewiston in the Class A Eastern Maine final. The Blue Devils today beat Brunswick 4-0.Checking other scoresâ€¦In Class B, Bucksport won in five innings 16-3 over Hermon. Evan Eldridge had a two run homer and Shawn smith had a three run blast for the bucks.In Class D, top seed Katahdin wins a close one over Southern Aroostook 4-3. They will face Bangor Christian in the Eastern Maine final. The Patriots beat Wisdom 6-3 this afternoon.