Sports Briefs, Aug. 3, 2017
American Legion Baseball
Gene Taylor’s eliminated at regionals
Gene Taylor’s was eliminated from the Western Regional Tournament on Thursday in Denver after a 25-6 loss to League City, Texas.
Gene Taylor’s surrendered 14 runs in the first two innings and couldn’t recover. The first five hitters in the Texas lineup combined for 17 of the 21 hits, including seven doubles and three home runs. Gene Taylor’s also committed six errors, but only five of the runs were unearned.
Jax Nourse, Trey Morrill and Ryan Kirby all had multiple hits, with Kirby launching a home run and Morrill hitting two doubles.