Jake Saley’s RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning plated Shawn Carigilio with the game-winning run, as Milford Post 196 knocked off Orange Post 127, 2-1, in Zone II American Legion action on Sunday afternoon at Foran High School.
Saley had two hits and won the game in relief of Post 196 starter Cody Hadden, who worked six innings and gave up one run on six hits.
Austin Pokluda was tagged with the loss for Orange. Post 127 starter Brian Speer went the first seven innings, allowing one run on four hits and striking out eight.
Mark Boland had three hits for Orange, while Chris Katz and Pokluda notched two apiece.
Katz drove in the lone Post 127 run with a fielder’s choice.
Christian Baglini had an RBI single for Post 196.
For the full game story, check out this week’s Mirror.