Friday, August 15, 2014

Asia-Pacific in a 10-3 win over Europe-Africa

Photo Courtesy of Little League Baseball
South Williamsport, PA - Asia-Pacific beat Europe-Africa on Thursday 10-3 at Volunteer in six innings.
Asia-Pacific scored five runs in the fourth on a three-run home run by Ji Ho Park, a solo home run by Jae Yeong Hwang, and a groundout by Sang Hoon Han.
Park racked up three RBIs on two hits for Asia-Pacific.
Europe-Africa couldn't get anything going so long as Hae Chan Choi was on the hill. Choi held Europe-Africa hitless over two innings, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out four.
Europe-Africa was hurt by a number of miscues in the field. Europe-Africa committed three errors which led to two unearned runs for Asia-Pacific.
Patrik Kadrnozka was the game's losing pitcher. He allowed eight runs in four innings, walked one and struck out three.
In the bottom of the second, Asia-Pacific grabbed the early lead, 2-0. The Asia-Pacific attack began with a single from Gyu Heon Kwon. A single by Shane Jaemin Kim then moved Kwon from first to third. Jin Woo Jeon singled, plating Kwon. Asia-Pacific pushed more runs across when Kim scored on an RBI single by Choi.