Heavy rainfall hampered the 2015 Babe Ruth World Series being held at Brewer Park in Lawrenceburg Friday as all games were postponed. Inclement weather pushed back play with teams returning to the diamond Saturday with four games on tap starting at 6PM.
Host Lawrenceburg improved their tournament pool play record to 2-0 with a very impressive 14-1 5-inning run-rule win over Pittsfield, MA. Other action West End, PA 3 Eau Claire, WI 2, Sarasota, FL 13 Glacier, MT 5 and Giles County, the East Tennessee Regional Champion losing for the second time Saturday night dropping a run-rule game to Westchester, CA..
With all the rain the tournament is still running behind and will have games scheduled to begin at noon Sunday with West End, PA. and Fargo, ND on Tom Crews Field. Glacier, MT will play Westchester, CA will meet on Denver Trapp Field, 2:30 Giles Co vs TX. All games can be seen on Xsportsradio.
Other matchups to be played are…
Middle Atlantic (West End, Penn.) vs. Midwest Plains (Fargo, N.D.)
Pacific Northwest (Glacier) vs. Pacific Southwest (Westchester, Calif.)
Eastern Tennessee (Giles County, Tenn.) vs. Southwest (South Brazoria County, Texas)
Lawrenceburg, Tenn. Vs. Ohio Valley (Eau Claire, Wisc.)
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