Steamboat Springs Legion baseball team wins doubleheader, 4-3, 9-7
June 15, 2011
Steamboat Springs — The Steamboat Springs Legion Post 44 baseball team swept a doubleheader Saturday against Glenwood Springs in Craig.
Steamboat won the first game, 4-3, and took the nightcap, 9-7.
In the first game, Glenwood jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the fifth inning before Steamboat started to peck away. Steamboat got a run in the bottom of the fifth when Karsten Thompson brought home Rhett Cook with a single.
In the sixth, Gavin Van Pelt's double scored Tyler Brown to cut the lead to 3-2. Then, in the bottom of the seventh, Cutter Pasternak singled, Matt Regan walked and Ryan Jeep hit a walkoff two-run double to give Steamboat the win.
Tyler Brown got the win with his second straight complete game. Jeep was 4 for 4 on the day, while Pasternak provided three hits.
Steamboat jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the second game and never looked back. Thompson had a pair of doubles and Pasternak added two hits and two RBIs. Regan went six innings to get the win.
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Steamboat is tentatively scheduled to play in the Green River, Wyo., Invitational from Friday to Sunday.