Tidewater Drillers White Captures Lead Early To Defeat Tidewater Drillers Blue

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 – Virginia Beach, VA

Tidewater Drillers Blue fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 5-1 loss to Tidewater Drillers White on Tuesday. Tidewater Drillers White took the lead on a single in the second inning.

Tidewater Drillers White got on the board in the second inning when Ryan Long singled on a 2-1 count, scoring three runs.

Aidan Cunningham was the winning pitcher for Tidewater Drillers White. The fireballer went two innings, allowing zero runs on zero hits and striking out one. Tim BlackmanMatthew Sheppard, and Long all put in work in relief out of the bullpen, steering their team towards the victory.

John Horton took the loss for Tidewater Drillers Blue. The righthander surrendered three runs on zero hits over one inning, striking out one.

Jacob ColbusBryce JonesKyle Edwards, and Jonny Wall each collected one hit to lead Tidewater Drillers BlueTidewater Drillers Blue was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error. Wyatt Yates had the most chances in the field with five.

Tidewater Drillers White was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. Ryan Ballard made the most plays with five.

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Drillers White
Dawson Guzik300100
Kade Abrisz200010
Alex Fenney210011
Josh Stevens211011
Aidan Pinto210010
Terrence McGowan110010
Ryan Ballard100010
Ryan Long101210
Aidan Cunningham200001
Elias Negron200002
Jackson Hughes200000
Noah Roots201000
Justin Liakos211000
Tim Blackman
Matthew Sheppard

Batting 2B: Justin Liakos
TB: Justin Liakos 2, Ryan Long, Noah Roots, Josh Stevens
RBI: Dawson Guzik, Ryan Long 2
FC: Alex Fenney, Justin Liakos
GIDP: Aidan Cunningham
Totals Team QAB: 18 (58.06%)
Kade Abrisz 2, Ryan Ballard 2, Alex Fenney, Dawson Guzik 2, Justin Liakos, Ryan Long 2, Terrence McGowan 2, Elias Negron, Aidan Pinto, Noah Roots 2, Josh Stevens 2

Team LOB: 5 

Drillers Blue
Bryce Jones401000
Garret Lyons200011
James McGrady200011
Conner Butler200001
Jonny Wall201000
Patrick Lundblum100001
Kyle Edwards201000
Ronaldo DelDuca110011
Wyatt Yates200002
Ryan Peterson100010
Avery Byrum200001
Jacob Colbus201100
John Horton000000
Ethan Firoved
Nicholas Jazkowski
Josh Prinzel000000

Batting TB: Jacob Colbus, Kyle Edwards, Bryce Jones, Jonny Wall
RBI: Jacob Colbus
SB: Kyle Edwards, Bryce Jones 2, Jonny Wall
PIK: Garret Lyons, Ryan Peterson
Totals Team QAB: 15 (55.56%)
Jacob Colbus 2, Ronaldo DelDuca, Kyle Edwards 2, Bryce Jones 4, Garret Lyons 2, James McGrady 2, Ryan Peterson, Jonny Wall

Team LOB: 5 Fielding DP: James McGrady, Ryan Peterson, Jonny Wall

Drillers White
Aidan Cunningham2.031.548000120
Tim Blackman2.039.590211520
Matthew Sheppard2.020.750200200
Ryan Long1.014.643000000

Pitching W: Aidan Cunningham
Pitches-Strikes: Tim Blackman 39-23, Aidan Cunningham 31-17, Ryan Long 14-9, Matthew Sheppard 20-15
Groundouts-Flyouts: Tim Blackman 0-0, Aidan Cunningham 0-4, Ryan Long 1-2, Matthew Sheppard 2-2
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Tim Blackman 6-9, Aidan Cunningham 4-7, Ryan Long 2-3, Matthew Sheppard 6-8

Drillers Blue
John Horton1.034.382033130
Nicholas Jazkowski2.244.591222110
Ethan Firoved1.128.536100220
Kyle Edwards1.012.500100000
James McGrady1.013.538000110

Pitching L: John Horton
BK: Ethan Firoved, Nicholas Jazkowski
Pitches-Strikes: Kyle Edwards 12-6, Ethan Firoved 28-15, John Horton 34-13, Nicholas Jazkowski 44-26, James McGrady 13-7
Groundouts-Flyouts: Kyle Edwards 1-1, Ethan Firoved 0-2, John Horton 0-2, Nicholas Jazkowski 3-3, James McGrady 0-1
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Kyle Edwards 1-4, Ethan Firoved 6-7, John Horton 3-6, Nicholas Jazkowski 6-10, James McGrady 3-4


  • 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