The Cartersville Little League Major division city playoffs are down to the finals with the Tigers squaring off against the Dodgers Tuesday night in the championship game of the 2019 season at Rudy York Field. The Tigers (20-0) are undefeated in the double-elimination playoff tournament and have not lost this season. They need only one more win to take the regular season and tournament title. The Dodgers (15-6) have one loss in the tournament and need two wins over the Tigers to take the playoff championship. If a second championship game is necessary, it will be played Wednesday at Rudy York Field. The Cartersville Little League Minor division playoffs have also reached the league championship round with the top two teams from the regular season squaring off for the title. The A's (16-0) and White Sox (13-6) play a championship game Tuesday night at 5:45 p.m. on Rudy York Field. If a second championship game is needed, it is scheduled for Wednesday.
CARTERSVILLE LITTLE LEAGUE MAJOR
City Playoffs (double-elimination)
Playoff capsules for May 17 and 20
PHILLIES 7, INDIANS 3
PHILLIES (13-8): Ben Caswekk three hits, two RBI; Brodie McWhorter three hits; Nolan Elrod two hits including a triple, one RBI; Nic Wright and Griffin Woodall one hit, one RBI each; Asa Mitcham, Joshua McWhorter, Declan Asay, Matthew Cook, and Cash Priest one hit each. Woodall (3 IP, 3R, 1ER, 6H, 2BB, 1K); Brodie McWhorter (3 IP, 0R, 1H, 1BB, 8K).
INDIANS (14-7): Maddox Frazier three hits including one double; Jake Johnson one hit, one RBI; Blake Lutjens, Caiden Moore, and Andrew Lutjens one hit each. Johnson (1 IP, 3ER, 4H, 3BB, 2K); Owen Dunn (3.1 IP, 4ER, 10H, 0BB, 2K); Logan Shrewsbury (0.2 IP, 0R, 1H, 1K).
TIGERS 25, DODGERS 7 TIGERS (20-0): Cameron Cochran five hits including two home runs, eight RBI; Casen Cochran two hits, three RBI; Logan Woody, Cam Williams, and Dixon Lindsey two hits, one RBI each; Brayden Channell and Zachary Stiles one hit, two RBI each; Bodie Brumlow one hit, one RBI; Logan Woody and Matthew Morris one hit each. Brumlow (2.2 IP, 7R, 2ER, 6H, 1BB, 3K); Cameron Cochran (1.1 IP, 0R, 0H, 1BB, 1K).
DODGERS (14-6): Peyton Bowen two hits including one home run, three RBI; Landen Heath home run, two RBI; Carter Rice, Will Feuerbach, and William Nelson one hit each; Talan Nix two RBI. Nix (3.1 IP, 11R, 10ER, 8H, 4BB); Isaiah Martin (0.0 IP, 5ER, 2H, 3BB); Nelson (0.0 IP, 4ER, 2H, 2BB); Rice (0.2 IP, 5R, 0ER, 6H).
DODGERS 4, PHILLIES 2
DODGERS (15-6): Peyton Bowen two hits including one double; Will Feuerbach triple, one RBI; Talan Nix one hit; Ben Norwood one RBI. Bowen (6 IP, 2ER, 11H, 0BB, 11K).
PHILLIES (13-9): Harris Turner three hits including one double; Brodie McWhorter two hits including one double, one RBI; Griffin Woodall two hits including one double; Nolan Elrod one hit, one RBI; Nic Wright, Ben Caswell, and Joshua McWhorter one hit each. Wright (1 IP, 4R, 2ER, 3H, 2K); Woodall (0.1 IP, 0R, 0H, 2BB, 1K); Brodie McWhorter (3.2 IP, 0R, 1H, 6BB, 10K).
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