Majors update 5/1/17Updated Wednesday May 3, 2017 by Sonoma Little League.
Season updates through Sun, Apr.30
Falcons 11 Red Sox 1
Brett Armitage held the Red Sox to 2 hits & picked up the W on the mound while Dom Pucci & Jaden Vides homered for the Falcons as they won their 9th straight.
Angels 16 Blue Jays 6
Finn Parker bashed a pair of HRs to lead the Angels to a 10 run win over the Blue Jays.
Mustangs 16 Tigers 6
The Mustangs got 2 x HRs from Heraclio Zamora along with HRs from Landon Waldrop & Mikey Dewitt to down the Tigers 16-6. Hudson Giarritta had a HR for the Tigers.
Bears 12 Cardinals 2
The Bears made quick work of the Cardinals led by team captains Carson Smith & Gianni Natuzzi. Natuzzi got the win and broke the game open with a grand slam in the 2nd. Smith closed the game on the mound, and added two big flys – a two-run dinger & a grand slam of his own to put the game on ice. Jack Spencer added two hits for the Cardinals.
Falcons 13 Mustangs 2
Jaden Vides hit 2xHRs including a Grand Slam. Vinny Girish & Eli Lawrence added 2 hits each as the Falcons soared to their 10th straight win. Landen Waldrop had 2x2Bs for the Mustangs.
Tigers 9 Red Sox 4
Max Harrison went five strong innings and got HRs from Lee Scott & Everett Johnson along with 3 hits & solid defense from Jake Brown to down the Sox 9-4
Angels 8 Cardinals 7
Finn Parker & Enzo Masciorini homered as the Angels edged out the Cards. Erik Cab added a HR for the Cards.
Bears 13 Mustangs 3
The Bears bashed 12 hits led by Ben Sebastiani’s 3 hits & HR. Carson Smith earned the W & added a HR and 5RBI while Andrew Bonfigli was 2-2 with a walk-off double. Chase Bromstead had 2 hits for the Mustangs.
Cardinals 12 Tigers 5
Nick Scevola earned the W & Erik Cab homered for the Cards as they took down the Tigers 12-5. Everett Johnson homered for the Tigers.
Angels 13 Red Sox 9
Finn Parker went deep & Luc Demartini got the W for the Angels. Nick Sebastiani & Sam Cutting had long balls for the Sox.
Cardinals 9 Mustangs 2
Erik Cab homered in his 3rd straight game & Niko added a HR to lift the Cards to a 9-2 win.
Blue Jays 16 Red Sox 8
The Jays notched their first W of the season doubling up the Sox 16-8.
Falcons 16 Tigers 2
The Falcons erupted for 14 hits to remain unbeaten at 11-0. Jaden Vides’ hit his league leading 8th HR & Spencer Jacobs, Oisin Heffernan, Vinny Girish & Jacob Schepp each had multiple hits. Hudson Giaritta hit a 2 run HR for Tigers.
Angels 11 Bears 10
In a wild game in which the Bears led 8-1 early, Finn Parker capped the comeback with a 6th inning Grand Slam to lift the Angels to a dramatic 11-10 comeback win. Parker was 2-4 with 6 RBI for the Angels. Gianni Natuzzi was 3-4 with a HR & 3 RBI & Luke Giusto added 3 hits for the Bears.
Mustangs 14 Blue Jays 12
The Mustangs got 2x HRs from Reed McKale along with long balls from Landen Waldrop & Chase Bromstad to outslug the Jays
Falcons 14 Bears 4
After trading 1st inning HRs by Jaden Vides & Andrew Bonfigli, the Falcons broke open a close game with 8 runs in the 4th highlighted by bases clearing 3 RBI triple by Eli Lawrence. The Falcons finished the Bears off in the 5th thanks to a walk off 2 run HR from Thomas Walsh moving the Falcons to 12-0 on the season. The Bears were led offensively by Andrew Bonfigli 2x2 3RBI HR & Gianni Natuzzi’s 2x2Bs.
Angels 12 Tigers 7
Cesar Evina & Luc Demartini went deep for the Angels in the win. Everett Johnson had a HR for the Tigers.
Cardinals 9 Red Sox 8
The Cards nipped the Sox 9-8 highlighted by Jack Spencer’s HR.
Falcons 18 Blue Jays 7
Brett Armitage, Dom Pucci and Eli Lawrence combined to throw a no-hitter as the Falcons remained perfect at 13-0 with their 5th straight 10+ run win. Brett Armitage also led the charge at the plate going 3x3 with a HR and 5RBI 3R. Grant Kiser added 3 hits, Dom Pucci had 2x2Bs & Jaden Vides added a Grand Slam for his league leading 10th HR.
Falcons 13 0
Angels 9 4
Bears 8 4
Mustangs 8 5
Cardinals 6 7
Tigers 5 8
Red Sox 2 11
Blue Jays 1 11
2017 Home Run Leader Board
Jaden Vides (Falcons) - 10
Erik Cab (Cardinals) - 7
Carson Smith (Bears) - 7
Nicolas Sebastiani (Red Sox) - 6
Everett Johnson (Tigers) - 5
Gianni Natuzzi (Bears) - 5
Finn Parker (Angels) -5
Brett Armitage (Falcons) - 4
Andrew Bonfigli (Bears) - 4
Sam Cutting (Red Sox) - 4
Max Harrison (Tigers) - 4
Landen Waldrop (Mustangs) – 4