Category Archives: Baseball

SCR-I Swats Hornets 12-0 to Stay Unbeaten

Written on April 20, 2017 at 8:43 am, by

Two Scotland County hurlers limited Atlanta to just one hit while the offense produced 12 runs on Monday night in Memphis as Scotland County stung the Hornets 12-0 in five innings to improve to 9-0 on the season. Jacob McDaniel limited Atlanta to just one run in three hits as he picked up his second […]

McKee Tosses Shutout as Tigers Rout Raiders 17-0

Written on April 18, 2017 at 4:05 pm, by

Justin McKee scattered three hits over five innings en route to a shutout victory in his starting debut for the Scotland County baseball team, which blanked North Shelby 17-0 on April 11th in Shelbyville. SCR-I jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the top of the first. Gage Dodge led off with a double. Aaron […]

Area Youth to Compete in Scotts Major League Baseball Pitch Hit and Run Competition

Written on April 18, 2017 at 2:47 pm, by

Memphis Parks and Recreation will host a free Scotts Major League Baseball Pitch Hit and Run Competition for area youth on Saturday, April 29, 207 at 9:00 a.m.  The competition will take place at Johnson Park ball field. Pitch Hit and Run is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball.  This grassroots program is […]

Tigers Ride Homers to 10-5 Win Over Schuyler County

Written on April 17, 2017 at 5:19 pm, by

Scotland County never trailed on Thursday night in Memphis, thanks in part to some dandy glove work as well as the return of the power bats as the Tigers topped Schuyler County 10-5. The Rams touched up starter Will Fromm for three hits in the top of the first inning, but were kept off the […]

Buford Tosses Shutout as Tigers Remain Unbeaten

Written on April 11, 2017 at 5:45 pm, by

The offense had gotten the headlines early in the season but on Monday night in Edina it was Scotland County’s pitching that did the trick. Senior Aaron Buford tossed a gem to help Scotland County remain unbeaten, topping Knox County 3-0 in a game that was moved to Edina due to wet field conditions in […]

Another Big Fourth Inning Backs SCR-I No Hitter in Tourney Opener

Written on April 11, 2017 at 1:47 pm, by

For the second straight day, the fourth inning saw the Scotland County offense explode as the Tigers plated 17 runs in the bottom  of the fourth inning in the opener of the Putnam County Tourney on Saturday to run away from North Mercer for a 22-0 victory. Less than 24 hours after blasting three homers […]

Pence Pounds Walk-Off Grand Slam to Power Tigers to Tourney Title

Written on April 11, 2017 at 1:37 pm, by

Runs continued to come in bunches for the Scotland County baseball team on Saturday, with Lane Pence delivering the biggest bunch with a walk-off grand slam home run in the bottom of the sixth to give Scotland County the 15-4 victory over Putnam County. The Tigers jumped on the host squad in the bottom of […]

Fromm Blasts Three Home Runs to Lead Tigers Past Novinger 24-3

Written on April 11, 2017 at 1:06 pm, by

It took a couple innings for the Tigers’ bats to get back to full swing, but after more than 10 days off due to rain, the Scotland County baseball team shook off the rust in the third and fourth innings at Novinger before coasting to a 24-3 victory on April 7th. After last taking the […]

SCR-I Rallies to Down #2 State-Ranked Canton 8-4

Written on March 28, 2017 at 12:51 pm, by

It’s just the first week of the season, but Scotland County may have already played its most memorable game of the year after pulling off an 8-4 victory versus Canton on Tuesday night. The game pitted two pre-season top 10 squads and was a rematch of last year’s heart-breaking district championship contest that saw SCR-I […]

Tigers Rally to Win Baseball Opener 11-9 Over Highland

Written on March 21, 2017 at 3:23 pm, by

High expectations heading into the 2017 baseball season were quickly challenged on Monday night in Memphis as the Scotland County Tigers fell behind Highland 5-0. But the pitching depth that is expected to fuel a possible post season run for SCR-I was on display, combined with some timely hitting that allowed Scotland County to rally […]