Indians defeat Royals in Cal Ripken baseball

Matties Service Center Indians topped the Who’s your Doggie LLC Royals, 13-6, in Milford Cal Ripken Minors action.

Indians’ starting pitcher Jason Cruz Jr. pitched two inning, striking out four batters with three k’s in a row in the second inning.

Cal Wrigley came in to pitch in the third inning, striking out the first two batters.

Liam Fedigan came in to finish the inning.

Kian McEnerney pitched the next two innings, striking out five batters.

McEnerney also drove in four runs with multiple extra- base hits.

Wrigley and Cruz contributed RBI doubles.

Ryan Bull and Fedigan added run-scoring hits for the Tribe.

The Royals were led by starting pitcher Jack Cushman, who held the Indians to three runs over the first few innings.

Luis Lozada led the Royals’ offense with a triple and a double to drive in two runs.

Matt Galligan had a double in the third inning to drive in two runs.