American Legion Twins split twin bill with Bartlett

Hull throws complete game for win in 1st contest

The American Legion Twins split a doubleheader with Bartlett on the road on Sunday.
The Twins won the first game 12-5 in eight innings due to the mercy rule. The league game was originally scheduled for nine innings. AJ Hull pitched a complete game to get the win. Hull had nine strikeouts and gave up six hits.
On offense, Jake Darrow was 4 for 4 with a walk, RBI, five runs and two triples. Also for the Twins, Hector Rivera was 2 for 4 with three runs and an RBI, Hull was 2 for 4 with four RBIs and Shayne Miller had a two-RBI single.
"All but two players got a hit," Twins head coach Gary Oliver said.
The Twins dropped the nonleague contest 21-11 in five innings. The seven-inning contest was shortened due to the mercy rule. Oliver said the pitching staff was tired after a busy week of games.
Mason Kanakis was 1 for 1 with two runs and an RBI, Hull was 1 for 3 with two runs, Rivera had two runs and Dylan Morrison was 2 for 3 with two RBIs.
"We went up there after the two losses at Eagle River yesterday and the guys bounced back and played an excellent first game," Oliver said. "That was the one we really needed."
The Twins host Service in a 12:30 p.m. doubleheader on Wednesday at Coral Seymour Memorial Park in Kenai.

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