Saturday, August 16, 2014

2014 LLWS - Show me the "Mo'ne" and she did!

Mid-Atlantic Battled the Southeast at Lamade Stadium with a World Series crowd
South Williamsport, PA - Mo'ne Davis gave the crowd what they came to see as she pitched the Mid-Atlantic team to a 4-0 victory over the Southeast. Mo'ne threw all six innings allowing only two hits and had eight strick outs including the last four batters to seal the game.

Mo'ne Davis seems to be one cool customer under the pressure
GameStream sums up the ballgame this way:

Mid-Atlantic gets 8 strikeouts from Mo'Ne Davis in 4-0 win over Southeast A superb effort by Mo'Ne Davis carried Mid-Atlantic to a 4-0 win in six innings over Southeast on Friday at Lamade. Mid-Atlantic's Davis kept Southeast off the scoreboard for all six innings he was on the mound. He pitched a shutout, allowing no runs on two hits while striking out eight.

Mid-Atlantic scored three runs in the first inning to build an early lead. Jared Sprague-Lott racked up three RBIs on one hit for Mid-Atlantic. He homered in the first inning. Blake Money took the loss for Southeast. He lasted just 4 2/3 innings, walked one, struck out nine, and allowed three runs.