Effingham, Teutopolis Split Legion Victories


Published on June 12 2013 9:02 am
Last Updated on June 13 2013 7:59 am
Written by Millie Lange

Effingham Post 120 and Teutopolis Post 924 split a doubleheader Tuesday evening. Effingham claimed the opener 8-2 while Teutopolis came back for the nightcap victory 5-3.

In the opener, Devin Mayfield was the winning pitcher and also aided his own cause as he went two-for-three from the plate. Mayfield scattered seven hits across seven innings. He also had a single, double and drove in two runs.

Teutopolis struck early with a run in the first. Jordan Bloemer had a single that drove in the opening frame run and led Teutopolis as he added a triple.

But Effingham came back with five runs in the second as Mayfield gave Post 120 the lead with a double that drove in two runs. Nate McDonald had another RBI and Drew Levitt had a two-run double. From that point on, Effingham owned the game, scoring a run in the fourth and two in the fifth. Teutopolis came back with a run in the top of the seventh.

In the second contest, Teutopolis stepped out to the early lead in the 5-3 vicctory. Teutopolis opened with two runs in the first then tacked on a single run in the second and finished out with runs in the fourth and fifth.

Effingham outhit Teutopolis 9-4 but committed four errors in the contest.

Effingham Post 120 drops to 4-5 on the season while Teutopolis Post 924 improved to 6-2.

Game One

Teutopolis Post 924          100    000    1     --    2-  7-1

Effingham Post 120           050    120    x     --    8-11-1

WP -- Mayfield. LP -- Hartke.

Teutopolis Post 924 -- Jansen, 1 RBI; Bloemer, single, triple, 1 RBI; Mette, single; Flach, 2 singles; Repking, 2 singles

Effingham Post 120 -- Daugherty, single; Mayfield, single, double, 2 RBI; McDonald, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Dr. Levitt, double, 2 RBI; Hayes, single; Wright, single; Di. Levitt, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Frey, single, 1 RBI

Game Two

Teutopolis Post 924          210    11    --    5-4-0

Effingham Post 120           000    30    --    3-9-4

WP -- Probst. LP -- D. Levitt.

Teutopolis Post 924 -- Probst, 1 RBI; Hartke, 1 RBI, hits not listed

Effingham Post 120 -- Yurs, double; Hayes, double; Frey, double, 1 RBI; D. Levitt, 1 RBI; Wright, 1 RBI, other hits not listed