Boys Varsity Baseball · Baker’s walk off single seals the Victory for the Bruins over NDCL

6 Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin
7 Padua Franciscan High School
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A walk-off single propelled the Bruins to a decisive, dramatic victory over Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin, 7-6. The game was tied at six with Padua batting in the bottom of the seventh when Noah Baker singled on a 2-0 count, scoring one run.There was plenty of action on the basepaths as Padua collected ten hits and Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin had 11.
In the first inning, Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin got their offense started when A Webb singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.The Bruins evened things up at six in the bottom of the fifth inning. Matthew Moscarino grounded out, scoring one run.

After Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin scored one run in the top of the fourth, Padua answered with one of their own. Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin scored when G Spetic singled on a 0-2 count, scoring one run. Padua then answered when Moscarino singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run. Padua put up five runs in the fifth inning. The big inning was thanks to singles by Alexander Bazzichi, Christopher Conlon, and Baker and a groundout by Moscarino.

Michael Niro got the win for Padua as the pitcher surrendered zero runs on zero hits over one inning, striking out two and walking zero. Andrew Wisniewski threw two innings in relief out of the bullpen. Jimmy Hickey started the game for Padua . The righthander surrendered six runs on eight hits over four innings, striking out four