Milton offense stays hot
The Raptors pounded out 18 hits and drew 12 walks to rip Lebanon, 15-7, Sunday in Rock River League South baseball. The Raptors have 38 hits in the first two league games of the season.
Josh Shere led Sunday’s hit parade with a solo home run. Tom Scalissi and Scott Steinke ripped two-run doubles and Eric Steinke added a three-run double in Milton’s six-run eighth inning.
Milton starter Brett Fredrick posted 12 strikeouts and 11 walks to notch a complete-game victory.
The Raptors host the Madison Rockers for their home opener next Sunday.
MILTON 15, LEBANON 7
Lebanon 000 101 050—7 12 2
Milton 201 031 161—15 18 1
Kube, Hillenbrandt (8), Pankow (9) and Demetropolis; Fredrick and Allison.
Leading hitters—Hillenbrandt 2x4; Pankow (L) 3x6. Luppnow (L) 2x5. Torzky (LL) 2x4, Zubke )LL) 2x4. Scalissi (M_ 3x6, Shere (M) 24. Steinke (M) 3x6, Endl (M) 2x4, S. Stenke (M) 3x6, Stone )M_ 2x3. Allison (M) 2x4. 2B—Hillenbrandt (L), Porscky (L), Zubke (L), 2B—Shere (M), Scalissci (M), E. Steinke (M), S. Steinke (M), Stone (M). HR—Shere.
SO—Fredrick (M) 12. BB—Fredrick (M) 11.