Scott Goosney tossed a two-hitter and fanned five batters over five innings of work to lead Shamrocks to a 7-0 win over Guards in St. John’s Molson senior baseball Wednesday night at St. Pat’s Ball Park.
Guards' pitcher Matt Kane (49) throws the ball to first baseman Greg Barry (left) for a successful pickoff of Shamrocks' baserunner David Buckingham (right) in the second inning of their St. John's Molson senior men's baseball league game at St. Pat's Ball Park Wednesday night. Buckingham couldn't argue the call as it was made by his father, Dave Buckingham Sr., who was the umpire. The Shamrocks won the game 7-0. — Photo by Joe Gibbons/The Telegram
Goosney only allowed just two singles, one to lead-off hitter Dylan Rogers in the first inning and another to Gary Dymond in the second.
Matthew Bannister pitched two innings of relief, striking out four batters.
Matt Kean (6IP, 7R, 8H, 6W, 2K) took the loss.
Centre fielder Mike Pottle, playing in his first game of the season, had three hits in three at-bats for the Shamrocks.
Trevor Clarke added two hits for the winners.