An early lead helped Capital City ATL 18O defeat Albany Thunder ATL 18O 12-2 on Thursday. Capital City ATL 18O scored on a wild pitch during Sam Law's at bat and a single by Addison Schaub in the second inning.
Capital City ATL 18O pulled away for good with two runs in the second inning. In the second Deyvis Julian Ynosent threw a wild pitch allowing one run across the plate for Capital City ATL 18O and Schaub singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
Capital City ATL 18O notched five runs in the third inning. Capital City ATL 18O batters contributing to the big inning included Ted Cillis and James Murphy, who all drove in runs.
Pryce Wasula got the win for Capital City ATL 18O. The fireballer lasted four innings, allowing five hits and one run while striking out five and walking one. Cillis and Paul Montseanti entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
Julian Ynosent took the loss for Albany Thunder ATL 18O. Julian Ynosent went two and a third innings, allowing six runs on seven hits, striking out three and walking one.
Capital City ATL 18O smacked one home run on the day. Murphy had a homer in the third inning.
Capital City ATL 18O tallied 14 hits on the day. Nick Schaub, Cillis, Bill Creighton, Drew Signor, and Murphy all managed multiple hits for Capital City ATL 18O. Schaub went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Capital City ATL 18O in hits.
Albany Thunder ATL 18O didn't commit a single error in the field. Evin Aris had the most chances in the field with nine.