Red Dragon heroics in bottom of seventh
Dave Lemon drove in the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning as Red Dragon scored a 10-9 victory over King Sub Oldies in Cortland Men’s Slowpitch Softball League B Division action Tuesday.
In another B Division clash, Brix pounded Red Jug Pub 17-9.
In A Division play, Central City scored a 25-8 win in six innings over Ivan’s Rex’s.
In a C Division contest, Sideline Grill/Twin Pines had little trouble during a 22-12 triumph over The Tavern.
Red Dragon 10, King Sub Oldies 9: King Sub tied the game in the top of the seventh inning at 9-9, but three nice catches in the outfield by Red Dragon fielder Derek Allen kept the visitors from doing any other damage. Allen was 2-for-4 on the night with four RBIs.
Steve Wright (4-for-4) got on base for the Dragonmen in the bottom of the seventh and Lemon notched his fourth RBI of the game when he drove Wright home. Jeff Contri (2-for-3) and Dan Edwards (3-for-4) aided the winning effort.