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Titans fall to Billings

Titans fall to Billings

Billings Upper Deck wins Sturgis Tournament with 7-6 win over Titans


Gary Matthews & Terry Anderson - June 23, 2019

STURGIS, S.D. - A three-run homerun was the difference as Billings Upper Deck held off the Sturgis Titans 7-6 in the Sturgis Baseball Rally Championship game Sunday.

Sturgis struck first, scoring three runs in the first inning. David Anderson's double brought home Zach Hess and Josh West brought home Anderson and Dylan Gillespie.

Billings tied the game in the third before Conner Carter smashed a 3-run homerun over the left field wall in the fifth inning to give the Expos a 7-4 lead.

Sturgis would add 2 runs in the fifth to cut the Expo lead to one.

Sturgis had a chance to tie the game in the bottom of the seventh as David Anderson tried to beat a throw at home plate. However, Expo catcher Conner Carter would have another great play however, tagging out Anderson as he attempted to slide into home.

Upper Deck pitcher Ethan Peterson went the distance, going all seven innings and striking out seven.

David Anderson had another great day, going 3 for 4 with 2 R.B.I.'s and 2 runs scored.

Gillespie finished 2 for 4 as did Josh West and Zach Hess.

Tristan Walter got the pitching start for Sturgis and struck out five batters in two innings of work.

In the box score, Billings finished with 7 runs on 10 hits and 3 errors. Sturgis had 6 runs on 9 hits and 2 errors.

In other scores Sunday at the Sturgis Rally Wheatland defeated Newcastle 15-7 and Douglas beat Lander 7-2.



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