Category Archives: Baseball

Five Tigers Earn All-Conference Baseball Honors

Written on May 22, 2018 at 2:35 pm, by

In a season that saw Scotland County claim the Lewis & Clark Conference title, it was no wonder that the Tigers dominated the league’s post season awards. Five Scotland County players were honored by the coaches when the L & C announced its all conference teams earlier this month. Gage Dodge, Will Fromm and Lane […]

Third Out Proves Elusive as Tigers Fall in District Semifinals

Written on May 18, 2018 at 3:59 pm, by

Third outs proved elusive for Scotland County Monday night in Edina, and that proved fatal for the 2018 baseball season as Canton scored seven runs in the first two innings, all with two outs, en route to a  14-2 defeat of Scotland County in the district semifinals. With Gage Dodge sidelined with arm issues, senior […]

Tigers Pound Putnam County in Regular Season Finale

Written on May 15, 2018 at 2:59 pm, by

What better way to conclude the regular season than to demolish the #1 seed in the upcoming district tourney. That is exactly how Scotland County punctuated the 2018 schedule, pounding Putnam County 10-4 on May 7th in Unionville. But the win came with a high cost as starting pitcher Gage Dodge left the game with […]

Fromm Fans 13 in Tigers’ 3-0 Win Over Milan in District Opener

Written on May 15, 2018 at 2:49 pm, by

The 2018 season was hanging in the balance Friday evening in Edina, before Scotland County finally broke a scoreless tie in the fifth inning to get by Milan 3-0 in the opening round  of the Class 2 District 5 Tourney. Milan’s Brett Sayre and Scotland County’s Will Fromm locked horns in an old-fashioned pitchers’ duel, […]

Canton Crushes SCR-I 17-1

Written on May 8, 2018 at 1:09 pm, by

Scotland County pitchers had no answers for Canton on April 30th as the visitors pushed 17 runs across the plate in a lopsided win in Memphis. Canton plated three runs in the top of the first off starter Jacob McDaniel, who battled his control, hitting a pair of batters and walking three. SCR-I trimmed the […]

Tigers Battle Base on Balls as Putnam County Escapes with 8-4 Victory

Written on May 1, 2018 at 1:31 pm, by

Scotland County pitchers played with fire all night Wednesday versus Putnam County and the Midgets finally made them pay with a pair of big innings en route to an 8-4 defeat for SCR-I. Tiger hurlers issued 11 base on balls and also hit a batter. Five errors by Scotland County helped further clog the bases […]

Highland Hammers SCR-I 11-1

Written on May 1, 2018 at 12:57 pm, by

After losing a bulk of the season to poor weather, the Scotland County baseball team was able to get in an extra game, adding an unscheduled trip to Highland on Tuesday night. The Cougars were waiting for SCR-I. Highland’s Chad Smith was nearly perfect on the mound, striking out eight of the first nine batters […]

Whitaker Walk-Off Winner Caps SCR-I Baseball Senior Night

Written on May 1, 2018 at 12:43 pm, by

It was only fitting that after Scotland County rallied on the bottom of the seventh to force extra innings in the final regularly scheduled home game of the season, that a senior would notch his first career pitching victory courtesy of a walk-off hit. Lane Pence and fellow seniors Gage Dodge, Brett Monroe and Connor […]

Memphis to Host MLB Jr. Home Run Derby, Scotts Pitch, Hit & Run Events May 5th

Written on April 26, 2018 at 8:56 am, by

The Memphis City Parks & Recreation Department will be hosting a free Major League Baseball Jr. Home Run Derby and the Scotts Pitch, Hit & Run  competition events for area youth. The events are scheduled for Saturday, May 5th at Johnson Park in Memphis, beginning at 9 a.m. The park is located at 344 N. […]

Scotland County Claims Conference Baseball Crown With 2-1 Win Over Rams

Written on April 24, 2018 at 3:51 pm, by

After advancing to the conference championship game with a pair of wins by the 10-run rule, Scotland County was able to lock down the Lewis & Clark crown by the narrowest of margins, defeating Schuyler County 2-1 to claim the title of the league tournament on Saturday in Moberly. After  blanking Salisbury 10-0 and pounding […]