Tidewater Drillers White Victorious Greenbrier Knights Thanks To Fourth Inning Boost

Monday, July 12, 2021 – Hampton, VA

Tidewater Drillers White defeated Greenbrier Knights TSL21 8-2 on Monday thanks to five runs in the fourth inning. Jackson HughesRyan BallardDawson Guzik, and Aidan Cunningham each had RBIs in the big inning.

After Greenbrier Knights TSL21 scored one run in the top of the sixth, Tidewater Drillers White answered with one of their own. Greenbrier Knights TSL21 scored when Sam Slevin singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run. Tidewater Drillers White then answered when Guzik singled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run.

Tidewater Drillers White tallied five runs in the fourth inning. Tidewater Drillers White put the pressure on, lead by doubles by Ballard and Guzik, a single by Cunningham, and by Hughes.

Nick Mattfield got the win for Tidewater Drillers White. The righty went three innings, allowing one run on four hits, striking out five and walking zero. Matthew Sheppard and Tim Blackman entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.

Zach Updike took the loss for Greenbrier Knights TSL21Updike surrendered two runs on five hits over three innings, striking out three and walking one.

Tidewater Drillers White totaled 11 hits in the game. CunninghamGuzik, and Alex Fenney all collected multiple hits for Tidewater Drillers WhiteFenneyGuzik, and Cunningham each collected two hits to lead Tidewater Drillers WhiteAidan Pinto led Tidewater Drillers White with two stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with four stolen bases.

Greenbrier Knights TSL21 saw the ball well today, racking up seven hits in the game. Slevin and Jeremy Harmon each had multiple hits for Greenbrier Knights TSL21Slevin went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead Greenbrier Knights TSL21 in hits.

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Wes Bonney200000
Ben Brombacher200001
Jeremy Harmon202100
Lincoln Lubsen110000
Gordon Richardson200001
Phillip Woodard200012
Matt Phoebus300002
Jacob Lopez201001
Chase Brimmer301002
Brandon Parks100000
Sparky Bannon100010
Sam Slevin313100
Danny Padilla100001
Jack Joyner200002
Patrick Driggers100000
Zach Updike000000

Batting TB: Chase Brimmer, Jeremy Harmon 2, Jacob Lopez, Sam Slevin 3
RBI: Jeremy Harmon, Sam Slevin
ROE: Sparky Bannon, Lincoln Lubsen, Matt Phoebus
CS: Sparky Bannon, Jacob Lopez, Sam Slevin
TotalsTeam QAB: 9 (30.00%)
Sparky Bannon, Chase Brimmer, Ben Brombacher 2, Jacob Lopez, Matt Phoebus, Sam Slevin, Phillip Woodard 2

Team LOB: 7 Fielding E: Wes Bonney
DP: Jack Joyner, Jacob Lopez

Drillers White
Kody Abrisz300000
Gavin Spencer301100
Kade Abrisz201001
Josh Stevens100001
Aidan Pinto111010
Noah Roots100001
Justin Liakos010020
Terrence McGowan110020
Jackson Hughes301001
Ryan Ballard311102
Dawson Guzik312200
Alex Fenney322001
Aidan Cunningham212200
Elias Negron100001
Tim Blackman
Nick Mattfield
Matthew Sheppard

Batting 2B: Ryan Ballard, Aidan Cunningham, Dawson Guzik
TB: Kade Abrisz, Ryan Ballard 2, Aidan Cunningham 3, Alex Fenney 2, Dawson Guzik 3, Jackson Hughes, Aidan Pinto, Gavin Spencer
RBI: Ryan Ballard, Aidan Cunningham 2, Dawson Guzik 2, Gavin Spencer
GIDP: Jackson Hughes
SB: Alex Fenney 2, Aidan Pinto 2
TotalsTeam QAB: 17 (53.12%)
Kade Abrisz 2, Ryan Ballard, Aidan Cunningham 2, Alex Fenney, Dawson Guzik 2, Justin Liakos 2, Terrence McGowan 3, Aidan Pinto, Gavin Spencer 2, Josh Stevens

Team LOB: 6 Fielding E: Dawson Guzik 2, Terrence McGowan

Zach Updike3.055.582522310
Brandon Parks1.031.355454030
Ben Brombacher1.014.643000200
Gordon Richardson1.024.583211310
Sparky Bannon0.00.000000000

Pitching L: Zach Updike
Pitches-Strikes: Sparky Bannon 0-0, Ben Brombacher 14-9, Brandon Parks 31-11, Gordon Richardson 24-14, Zach Updike 55-32
Groundouts-Flyouts: Sparky Bannon 0-0, Ben Brombacher 1-0, Brandon Parks 2-0, Gordon Richardson 0-0, Zach Updike 2-3
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Sparky Bannon 0-0, Ben Brombacher 2-3, Brandon Parks 2-9, Gordon Richardson 5-6, Zach Updike 6-14

Drillers White
Nick Mattfield3.039.744410500
Matthew Sheppard3.053.679310510
Tim Blackman1.020.550000210

Pitching W: Nick Mattfield
BK: Tim Blackman
Pitches-Strikes: Tim Blackman 20-11, Nick Mattfield 39-29, Matthew Sheppard 53-36
Groundouts-Flyouts: Tim Blackman 1-0, Nick Mattfield 1-3, Matthew Sheppard 1-0
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Tim Blackman 2-4, Nick Mattfield 9-13, Matthew Sheppard 12-13


  • 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