DEER PARK, Wash. — The Moscow Junior Blue Devils lost 11-8 to Deer Park on Thursday in an American Legion baseball game, despite two hits and two RBI from Dominic Molnar.
Deer Park raced to a 7-0 lead in the bottom of the first. The Blue Devils eventually evened things up in the top of the fifth before the hosts scored three in the bottom half of that frame for what proved the final difference.
Moscows 005 020 1—8 7 1
Deer Park 700 031 x—11 11 2
Howard, Bales (1), O’Neal (2), Kiblen (5) and Bales, unknown (1), Bales (2). Sweeney, Hayes (5) and Grella.
Moscow Junior Blue Devils hits — Kiblen (3B), Molnar 2 (2B), Farrell, Anderson, Kelly, Peterson.
Deer Park hits — Burns, Orgell, Sweeney, Scott, Lee, Grella, Meller 2, Anderson, Oltett (2B), Knudsvel.