Springfield 19, Marple Newtown 6

from the daily times POSTED: 07/08/17, 11:50 PM EDT 

If you came to watch a two-hour pitching exhibition between Springfield and Marple Newtown Saturday … well, instead you witnessed a home run derby.

Springfield clobbered six dingers, including two by Tom Osenbach, on the way to a 19-6 shellacking of Marple Newtown.

All-Delco Mike Smith was 4-for-6 with a homer and five RBIs. He pitched three scoreless innings of relief.

Osenbach finished 3-for-5 with five ribbies. John Gorgone (3-for-4, two RBIs), Tony Gallo (3-for-3, three RBIs) and Joe Sheeran (3-for-6, 2 RBIs) also went yard for the Colonials. Gabe Encarnacion chipped in with three base knocks. Paul Shepherd pitched two innings of relief for the win.


Tom Carey cranked out a home run for MN in the losing cause.