Franklin Farriers vs. Lightfoot Club of Chattanooga, April 24, 2016

Franklin Farriers vs. Lightfoot Club of Chattanooga, April 24, 2016

Ravenswood Mansion, Brentwood, TN

 

Top of the 1st

Chaucer bounds out to Short Stop – 1st hand dead

Mac flies out to Short Stop – 2nd hand dead

H.I fouls a few off before bounding out to Right Field – 3rd hand dead

 

Bottom of the 1st

Buckeye reaches first sack on a ground ball to third base

Goob reaches first sack on a ground ball to third sack – buckeye advances to second sack

Toothpick bounds out to short right center field – Buckeye and Goob advance one sack – 1 hand dead

Buttermilk reaches first sack on a grounder to short stop – Buckeye scores

Moose reaches 1st on a grounder to second sack – sacks loaded

Mama’s Boy hits a sharp ground ball to first for 2nd hand dead – Goob scores – The throw from first sack to catcher is thrown out of play – Buttermilk scores.

Slick reaches first on a hard hit ball to center field – Moose scores – on the throw home slick advances to second sack

Dinger grounds out to first sack for the third hand dead

 

Top of the 2nd

Chalky Pipelegs reaches first sack on a line drive to left-center field

Bear bounds out on a diving snag by Slick in right field – Chalky Pipelegs scores – 1 hand dead

Buster rifles a shot down the third sack line to safely make first sack

Smiley bounds out to third sack – Buster reaches third sack on a throwing error by Buttermilk – 2 hands dead

Happy bounds out to short stop – 3 hands dead

 

Bottom of the 2nd

4 Leaf reaches first on a hard hit shot to Mac at short that takes a nasty bound

Gentlehawk reaches first on a ground ball down the third sack line

Sawbones reaches on a ground ball to short stop – 4 leaf reaches third on a bobbled throw – Sacks loaded

Hooligan reaches first sack on a fly ball to right field, 4 leaf scores, Gentlehawk scores

Meatball foul tips a ball that is caught on the bound by the catcher – 1 hand dead

Buckeye flies out to short stop – 2 hands dead

Goob grounds to third where sawbones is forced out – 3 hands dead

 

Top of the 3rd

Smokey reaches first on a line drive to right field

Dusty hits into a 4-5-3 double play – 2 hands dead

Soleman reaches first on a troublesome pop fly to second sack

Cobblepot grounds to third sack, thrown to second sack for a force on Soleman – 3 hands dead

 

Bottom of the 3rd

(It is verified that the game to this point had been played with a four panel ball instead of the traditional single panel ball – both teams agree to finish the inning with the four panel ball)

Hooligan fouls a few and finally reaches first sack on a slow rolling grounder to the pitcher after a lengthy 10 pitch at bat

Meatball pops up to 2nd base where the ball is fumbled, creating the ability to turn the 4-5-3 double play. (Infield fly rule … anybody) 2 hands dead

Buckeye fouls a few off and then reaches first sack safely on a dribbler toward the lightfoot bench

Goob fouls out to the catcher – 3 hands dead

 

Top of the 4th

Cobblepot flies to centerfield for a standup double

Chaucer hits a ground ball to short, the throw to first is late – Cobblepot attempts to take third base – a game of pickle ensues in which cobblepot is narrowly tagged out at second sack – One hand dead

Mac hits a line drive to left field for a double – Chaucer reaches third sack

H.I. hammers a long fly ball past the right fielder for a double – Chaucer and Mac score

Chalky Pipelegs hits a slow roller to the pitcher and reaches first sack safely – H.I. advances to third sack

Bear hits a ground ball to short stop – Chalky is forced out at second sack – 2 hands dead

Buster hits a ground ball to short stop – Bear is forced out at second sack – 3 hands dead

 

Bottom of the 4th

Toothpick hits a long shot to right field for a stand up triple

Buttermilk fouls the onion back into the catchers hands – 1 hand dead

Moose flies out to third sack – 2 hands dead

Mama’s Boy flies to short center field and is out on the bound – 3 hands dead

 

Top of the 5th

Buster hits a pop fly just over the infield to reach first sack safely

Smiley reaches first on a sharply hit ball to left field

Happy hit a ground ball to third sack for a force play on buster – 1 hand dead

Smokey bounds out to center field – 2 hands dead

Dusty hits a line drive through the left side of the infield for a single – Happy scores

Soleman flies out to short stop – 3 hands dead

 

Bottom of the 5th

Slick reaches first on a shot to left field

Dinger hits a frozen rope to right field for a single – Slick moves to third sack

4 Leaf hits a grounder to third sack – slick gets caught is a brief run down but scores on a missed ball

Gentlehawk bound out to right field – Four leaf is caught between first and second sack – 2 hands daed

Sawbones is thrown out at first after a sliding catch at third sack by Bear – 3 hands dead

 

Top of the 6th

Cobblepot reaches on a fly ball lost in the sun in the infield

Chaucer bounds out to right field – Cobblepot advances to 3rd sack – 1 hand dead

Mac bounds out short stop – 2 hands dead

H.I. bounds out to right field – 3 hands dead

 

Bottom of the 6th

Hooligan reaches first sack on a blooper over the short stops head

Meatball flies out to center and Hooligan is forced out at first sack – 2 hands dead

Buckeye reaches on a sharply hit ball to third sack

Goob is thrown out at first sack after hitting to the catcher – 3 hands dead

 

Top of the 7th

Chalky Pipelegs hits a ground ball through the right side of the infield

Bear reaches first safely on a fly ball that is bobbled by short stop – Chalky is forced out at second sack – 1 hand dead

Buster bounds out to left field – 2 hands dead

Smiley bounds out to left field – 3 hands dead

 

Bottom of the 7th

Toothpick reaches first on a rocket up the middle of the field

Buttermilk grounds to third and reaches on a fielders choice – toothpick forced out at 2nd. 1 hand dead

Moose reaches on a high fly ball to first sack, buttermilk is forced out at 2nd – 2 hands dead

Mama’s Boy reaches first sack on a fly ball to center field – Moose advances to third sack

Slick hits a fly ball to second sack that is dropped but recovered to throw him out to end the inning – 3 hands dead

 

Top of the 8th

Happy reaches first sack on an overthrown ball to first sack – advances to 2nd.

Smokey drives the onion back up the middle for a single – happy reaches third sack

Dusty Bounds out to left field – Happy scores, Smokey reaches third sack – 1 hand dead

Soleman hits a slow roller to the pitcher – the throw is late to first sack – Smokey scores

Cobblepot lines a shot between third sack and short stop

Chaucer hits to left field to load the sacks

Mac smacks the ball past the 2nd baseman for a single – Soleman and Cobblepot score

H.I. hits a deep fly ball to right center field for a double– Chaucer and Mac score

Chalky Pipelegs reaches on a ground ball to short stop – H.I. advances to third sack

Bear grounds to short – Chalky is forced out at second sack – H.I. scores – 2 hands dead

Buster bounds out to short left field on a diving catch by Moose – 3 hands dead

 

Bottom of the 8th

Dinger bounds out to right field – 1 hand dead

4 Leaf reaches first sack safely on a soft fly ball over the infield

Gentlehawk bounds out to third sack – 4 leaf reaches 2nd on an overthrown ball – 2 hands dead

Sawbones hits a double on a sharply hit ball up the middle – 4 leaf scores

Hooligan bounds out to right field – 3 hands dead

 

Top of the 9th

Smiley bounds out to left field – 1 hand dead

Happy hits a dribble to the catcher and is thrown out – 2 hands dead

Smokey flies out to centerfield – 3 hands dead

 

Bottom of the 9th

Meatball grounds out to the first sack – 1 hand dead

Buckeye grounds to short stop but outruns the throw to first

Goob grounds to second base and reaches on a bobble ball

Toothpick bounds out on a long fly ball to right center field – both runners advance – 2 hand dead

Buttermilk doubles on deep ball hit to left field – Buckeye and Goob score

Moose doubles on a shot down the third base line – Buttermilk scores

Mama’s Boy grounds out to short stop to end the game – 3 hands dead