Albion stays perfect, Evansville wins
The Albion Tigers improved to 9-0 with a 4-3 victory Sunday over Utica in Home Talent League baseball.
The Tigersí Adam Gregory scored the winning run from first after Uticaís right fielder misplayed Kyle Johnsonís single in the third inning. Utica added a run in the eighth.
Albion leads the West Division of the Southeast Section.
Matt Buhrow (4-0) went the distance for the victory, allowing three runs on seven hits. Buhrow notched nine strikeouts and walked three.
Albion scored three runs in the first inning on Johnsonís RBI single and Jesse Appelís two-run double. Albion had 10 hits.
-- Evansville 3, Stoughton 1: Jeremy Rasmussen turned in a strong pitching performance to lead Evansville to the victory.
Rasmussen was perfect through four innings. In 7 1/3 innings, he allowed six hits, no walks and struck out four.
Evansville moved to 4-5 in the Southeastís West Division.
Evansville scored a run in the second inning as Craig Paytonís double drove in Brad Brey, who had singled.
Evansville added two runs in the third. John Duerst hit a leadoff double, moved to third on Mike Mavesí single, and scored on Danny Cransí sacrifice fly. Maves then scored by stealing home.
Stoughtonís Justin Moore hit an RBI single in the seventh.