The Crookston Reds suffered a run-rule loss to the Ada A’s 11-1 in seven innings in a Red River Amateur Baseball League game played at Tony Sipe Field in Ada.
Ada wasted little time jumping out to an early lead with Blake Fetting connecting for a solo home run giving the A’s a 1-0 lead after one inning. Crookston tied the game in the top of the third inning. Alex LaFrance singled to start the inning before advancing to third on a sacrifice bunt. Aaron Hollcraft sent a sacrifice fly into left field plating LaFrance and tying the game at 1-1. Ada responded by taking the lead for good in the bottom half of the inning. The A’s started the inning with their first two batters reaching on errors with one scoring on a passed ball. Blake Fetting walked to put runners at first and third base before Ethan Opsahl blasted a home run to give Ada a 5-1 lead. The A’s added one run in the fourth inning with a rbi single hit by Blake Fetting. Ada continued to add to its lead in the sixth inning with a two-run home run hit by Blake Fetting, his second homer of the game giving Ada an 8-1 lead. The A’s walked off as winners with three more runs in the bottom of the seventh inning. A two rbi double hit by Devin Bush followed by a rbi single closed out the 11-1 Ada victory.
The Reds fall to 17-14 overall and 6-5 in Red River Amateur League play. The Reds wrap up the regular season on Wednesday in Dilworth against the Raildogs beginning at 7:30 p.m.
|Matt Morin – Crox||6.0||11||11||9||3||1|
|Tyler Anderson – Ada||7.0||4||1||1||2||2|
Aaron Hollcraft – 1-2, rbi
Alex LaFrance – 1-3, run