Orlando Sled Dogs defeat Decatur Deadheads 6-2


Orlando Sled Dogs 6, Decatur Deadheads 2
Game 100

FINAL 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Sled Dogs 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 6 ? 8 ? 0 ?
Deadheads 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 ? 10 ? 1 ?
W: Vuckovich, P. (9-9)
L: Kennedy, B. (12-6)
S: Giusti, D. (29)
HR: W.Berger(22nd)


At Forbes Field '09 the Orlando Sled Dogs easily handled the Decatur Deadheads by the score of 6 to 2.

Orlando promptly took the lead in their half of the first with 3 runs. After an out was recorded, Wally Backman started the attack as he drew a walk. Wally Berger came next and he bombed a two-run dinger (his 22nd of the season). Andy Pafko then drew a walk. Hank Greenberg was up next and he drew a walk. Jim Ray Hart stepped into the box and drew a walk to load the bases. Kevin Mitchell added to the uprising and drew a walk scoring the final run of the inning. That was all Pete Vuckovich(9-9) needed. Orlando managed 8 hits in their victory.

Vuckovich got help from Dave Giusti who earned his 29th save. Brickyard Kennedy(12-6) was hit with the loss. With this win, Orlando has a 52-48 record. They have been 6-4 lately. With the loss, the Decatur ballclub's record is 50-50.


at Forbes Field '09


Orlando Sled Dogs

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
M. Wills SS 4 1 2 0 .311
W. Backman 2B 4 1 1 0 .318
W. Berger CF 4 2 2 3 .303
A. Pafko RF 2 1 0 0 .298
H. Greenberg 1B 3 0 0 0 .304
J. Hart 3B 3 0 0 0 .276
K. Mitchell LF 4 0 1 2 .236
Z. Taylor C 4 0 1 0 .285
P. Vuckovich P 2 1 1 0 .140
B. Shawkey P 0 0 0 0 .000
D. Giusti P 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 30 6 8 5

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
P. Vuckovich (W, 9-9) 7.1 8 2 2 1 2 0 122 5.18
B. Shawkey 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 3.88
D. Giusti (S, 29) 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 33 3.93
Totals 9 10 2 2 1 2 0

Decatur Deadheads

Hitters AB R H RBI BA
B. Miller RF 5 0 1 0 .284
L. Doyle 2B 4 1 2 0 .279
C. Anson 1B 3 0 0 0 .272
B. Meusel LF 4 0 2 2 .379
E. Flick CF 4 0 0 0 .291
F. Parent SS 4 0 2 0 .298
B. Fleming P 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Rolfe 3B 4 0 1 0 .293
M. Grady C 4 0 1 0 .236
B. Kennedy P 1 0 0 0 .063
R. Benton P 0 0 0 0 .333
   A - J. Ward PH,SS 2 1 1 0 .450
Totals 35 2 10 2

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
B. Kennedy (L, 12-6) 7 8 6 5 9 3 1 141 3.71
R. Benton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 3.16
B. Fleming 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 3.11
Totals 9 8 6 5 9 3 1


A-Pinch Hit For Benton In 8th Inning

ATTENDANCE- 37,625
T- 3:04
LEFT ON BASE- Sled Dogs:10 Deadheads: 8
DOUBLE PLAYS- Sled Dogs: 1 Deadheads: 1
ERRORS- M.Grady
DOUBLES- P.Vuckovich
HOME RUNS- W.Berger(22nd)
STOLEN BASES- M.Wills(50th), E.Flick(31st)
CAUGHT STEALING- M.Wills
SACRIFICE HITS- M.Wills, P.Vuckovich, B.Kennedy
SACRIFICE FLIES- W.Berger
WALKS- W.Backman, A.Pafko-2, H.Greenberg-2, J.Hart-2, K.Mitchell, P.Vuckovich,
C.Anson
HIT BY PITCH- A.Pafko
STRIKE OUTS- A.Pafko, J.Hart, K.Mitchell, B.Meusel, M.Grady
GIDP- Z.Taylor, C.Anson
WILD PITCHES- B.Kennedy










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