(TORONTO, ON) – The OCAA 1st place St Clair Saints men’s baseball team swept through their weekend games in Toronto with wins over Seneca on Friday night followed by a pair of wins over George Brown Saturday afternoon.
With those wins the Saints (8-0) have now won 41-straight OCAA contests in league and playoff action.
Friday against Seneca at Newnham Campus, the Saints eased through both halves of the double header, beginning with a mercy-shortened 5-inning 15-0 win. Shane Courtney was the winning pitcher with 3 strikeouts and giving up 1 hit. Roberto Duncan batted in 4 runs while going 1-1 and 2 walks.
In the nightcap, Taylor Pappin struck out 10 over 6 innings pitched for the win as the Saints cruised to an 8-1 victory.
On Saturday, George Brown ran out of coins as they hosted St Clair at Wishing Well Park in Scarborough. The Saints forced two mercy decisions over the Huskies, 14-0 and 17-0 respectively.
Kyle Breitner struck out 11 over 5 innings in game 1 while Miguel Cienfuegos retired 8 on strikes to wrap up the weekend.
St Clair returns to the GTA over the October 1-2 weekend for games against Durham and Humber. They next play at Lacasse Park on October 6 when they host Fanshawe. The first pitch is at 6:00pm.