A promising season came to a premature end Friday night for Janesville's American Legion baseball team.
After suffering a tough 6-5 loss to Beloit in the AAA District 7 regional opener Wednesday, Post 205 banged out 19 hits in a 16-1 drubbing of Lake Geneva. The game was called due to heavy rains in the top of the seventh with Janesville batting.
The veteran Milwaukee starter gave up five runs, four earned, in five innings of a 5-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night. Garza (1-4) has dropped four straight starts while his ERA has ballooned to 5.94.
Janesville's 14U and 10U tournament teams opened up Ohio Valley regional play with wins Thursday.
Ohio Valley Regional tournaments begin this week, and a sixth is here in Janesville
Josh Harrison tripled and the relay throw got away from the Brewers in the bottom of the ninth as Pittsburgh won 3-2
The Minnesota Twins fired general manager Terry Ryan on Monday after skidding to the worst record in the American League.
Billy Hamilton dashed home on All-Star Jonathan Lucroy's passed ball with two outs in the ninth inning Sunday, giving the Cincinnati Reds a 1-0 win over the Milwaukee Brewers.
The Janesville Youth Baseball and Softball Association proved itself on a national level a year ago. Now the organization hopes the Youth Sports Complex becomes an annual destination for Babe Ruth Baseball regional or World Series tournaments.
Jonathan Lucroy's two-run homer started Milwaukee's big third inning, and the Brewers rolled to a 9-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday night with their best offensive showing in nearly two months.