Ripken roundup: Huertes leads the Batter’s Box in shutout win

The Batter’s Box 6, Schwartz Law 0 — Brendan Huertes opened the game with four shutout innings and struck out six as the Batter’s Box topped Schwartz Law 6-0 last Sunday.

For the Batter’s Box, Clayton Bray went 3-for-3 with two doubles and an RBI and Matt Clarke had a double and pitched a scoreless inning. Alberto Regalado had a single and also pitched a scoreless frame.

Griffin Root (triple, two RBI), Peter Neglia (one hit, one RBI, two runs scored) and Chris Ehlers (one hit, one RBI, two runs scored) also had big days at the plate for the Batter’s Box.

Jack Feinstein pitched for Schwartz Law and allowed a pair of unearned runs in four innings. He struck out nine.

Terzian Trucking 4, TPT Engravers 1 — Terzian Trucking moved alone into first place in a 4-1 win over TPT Engravers last Sunday.

The game turned in the bottom of the fourth inning when Terzian opened with three straight singles by Mike Diiorio, Jordan O’Brien and Chris Druin to take a 2-1 lead. Terzian then added two more runs in the fifth on hits by Kyle Spezzano and Jason Thornly, and an RBI groundout by Stephen Pare.

Kyle Woodring had two of TPT’s three hits and Chris Restaino had the other.

Druin struck out four batters on the mound and Andrew Matthews struck out five in 2 2/3 innings of relief pitching.

TPT starting pitcher Cory Acevedo held Terzian scoreless for three innings.