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Tidewater Drillers Blue Claims TSL Championship With Victory Over Tidewater Drillers White, 10-1

Saturday, July 31, 2021 – Virginia Beach, VA

In the championship game of the 2021 TSL Postove Cup Championship Tournament, Tidewater Drillers Blue earns the title behind strong offensive performance.

Tidewater Drillers Blue had everything working on Saturday, winning big over Tidewater Drillers White 10-1

Tidewater Drillers Blue put up three runs in the fourth inning. Ryan Peterson and Avery Byrum powered the big inning with RBIs.

Gardner Meeks toed the rubber for Tidewater Drillers Blue. The pitcher went five innings, allowing one run on two hits, striking out eight and walking one.

Nick Mattfield was on the pitcher’s mound for Tidewater Drillers White. The righty went three innings, allowing three runs on three hits, striking out four and walking zero. Kade AbriszTim BlackmanGavin Spencer, and Ryan Long each entered the game as relief, throwing two innings, one and one-third innings, one inning, and two-thirds of an inning respectively.

Tidewater Drillers Blue tallied 11 hits in the game. Trent Jones and Bryce Jones all had multiple hits for Tidewater Drillers BlueJones and Jones each collected two hits to lead Tidewater Drillers Blue.

Spencer went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Tidewater Drillers White in hits.

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Drillers White
Justin Liakos300000
Dawson Guzik300001
Noah Roots200012
Aidan Pinto300001
Kade Abrisz200000
Ryan Long200010
Alex Fenney301001
Jackson Hughes311001
Gavin Spencer302000
Ryan Ballard300002
Josh Stevens200012
Terrence McGowan200002
Gabriel Lopez200000
Tim Blackman
Nick Mattfield

Batting TB: Alex Fenney, Jackson Hughes, Gavin Spencer 2
ROE: Gabriel Lopez, Gavin Spencer
FC: Ryan Ballard
HBP: Kade Abrisz
SB: Ryan Ballard, Josh Stevens
Totals Team QAB: 13 (35.14%)
Kade Abrisz, Ryan Ballard, Alex Fenney, Dawson Guzik 2, Jackson Hughes, Justin Liakos, Ryan Long, Aidan Pinto, Noah Roots, Gavin Spencer 2, Josh Stevens

Team LOB: 9 Fielding E: Jackson Hughes, Aidan Pinto

Drillers Blue
Kyle Edwards411001
Conner Butler211001
Ryan Peterson300101
Jonny Wall210010
Avery Byrum301101
Patrick Lundblum200000
Garret Lyons311001
Bryce Jones322100
Trent Jones232010
Ronaldo DelDuca211210
Josh Prinzel301100
Nicholas Jazkowski300000
Jacob Colbus301201
Ian Barrett
Justin Brown
John Horton
Gardner Meeks

Batting 2B: Conner Butler, Trent Jones, Bryce Jones, Garret Lyons
TB: Conner Butler 2, Avery Byrum, Jacob Colbus, Ronaldo DelDuca, Kyle Edwards, Trent Jones 3, Bryce Jones 3, Garret Lyons 2, Josh Prinzel
RBI: Avery Byrum, Jacob Colbus 2, Ronaldo DelDuca 2, Bryce Jones, Ryan Peterson, Josh Prinzel
ROE: Nicholas Jazkowski
FC: Kyle Edwards
HBP: Conner Butler, Patrick Lundblum
SB: Conner Butler, Avery Byrum, Bryce Jones, Jonny Wall
PIK: Patrick Lundblum
Totals Team QAB: 19 (47.50%)
Conner Butler, Avery Byrum, Jacob Colbus 2, Ronaldo DelDuca, Kyle Edwards 3, Trent Jones 3, Bryce Jones 2, Patrick Lundblum 2, Garret Lyons, Josh Prinzel 2, Jonny Wall

Team LOB: 5 Fielding E: Patrick Lundblum, Ryan Peterson

Drillers White
Nick Mattfield3.039.744332400
Tim Blackman1.145.622455120
Ryan Long0.214.714200000
Kade Abrisz2.024.583000100
Gavin Spencer1.031.645220010

Pitching HBP: Kade Abrisz, Nick Mattfield
BK: Ryan Long
Pitches-Strikes: Kade Abrisz 24-14, Tim Blackman 45-28, Ryan Long 14-10, Nick Mattfield 39-29, Gavin Spencer 31-20
Groundouts-Flyouts: Kade Abrisz 1-4, Tim Blackman 0-3, Ryan Long 2-0, Nick Mattfield 1-3, Gavin Spencer 1-1
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Kade Abrisz 4-7, Tim Blackman 3-10, Ryan Long 3-4, Nick Mattfield 8-12, Gavin Spencer 2-7

Drillers Blue
Gardner Meeks5.073.671210810
Ian Barrett1.016.500100110
Justin Brown2.022.636000110
John Horton1.018.667100200

Pitching HBP: Gardner Meeks
Pitches-Strikes: Ian Barrett 16-8, Justin Brown 22-14, John Horton 18-12, Gardner Meeks 73-49
Groundouts-Flyouts: Ian Barrett 1-0, Justin Brown 2-3, John Horton 1-0, Gardner Meeks 3-4
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Ian Barrett 2-5, Justin Brown 3-7, John Horton 2-4, Gardner Meeks 10-21


  • AB: At bats
  • R: Runs scored
  • H: Hits
  • RBI: Runs batted in
  • BB: Base on balls (walks)
  • SO: Strikeouts
  • 2B: Doubles
  • 3B: Triples
  • HR: Home runs
  • Grand slam: Grand slam home runs
  • TB: Total bases
  • RBI: Runs batted in
  • SAC: Sacrifice hits & bunts
  • SF: Sacrifice flies
  • ROE: Reached on error
  • FC: Hit into fielder’s choice
  • HBP: Hit by pitch
  • CI: Batter advances on catcher’s interference
  • GIDP: Hit into double play
  • GITP: Hit into triple play
  • SB: Stolen bases
  • CS: Caught stealing
  • PIK: Picked off
  • QAB: Quality at bats (any one of: 3 pitches after 2 strikes, 6+ pitch ABs, XBH, HHB, BB, SAC Bunt, SAC Fly)
  • QAB%: Quality at bats per plate appearance
  • LOB: Runners left on base at the end of an inning
  • E: Errors
  • DP: Double Plays
  • TP: Triple Plays
  • IP: Innings Pitched
  • #P: Total pitches
  • S%: Strike percentage
  • H: Hits allowed
  • R: Runs allowed
  • ER: Earned runs allowed
  • SO: Strikeouts
  • BB: Base on balls (walks)
  • HR: Home runs allowed
  • W: Wins
  • L: Losses
  • SV: Saves
  • BS: Blown saves
  • HBP: Hit batters
  • WP: Wild pitches
  • BK: Balks