The Local Legends Take Game One Against the Bag Bandits

Lane Miller showed out on the mound in the Local Legends first game against the Bag Bandits. Miller pitched all seven innings, collecting 12 strikeouts and only allowed 2 earned runs. Firestone helped on the offensive side with 4 RBIs. 


Key Moments:

  • The Bag Bandits began the scoring with one in the first, followed by another run in the fourth. The Local Legends answered in the fifth, scoring three. 
  • Cade Nelis singled with Cooper Miles and Malik Wirges on base, scoring Miles. 
  • On a ground out to center field by Nate Bingman, Wirges and Nelis both advanced bases. Jack Firestone singled, scoring both Wirges and Nelis. 
  • The Bandits answered in the sixth, tying the game 3-3 before taking the lead in the top of the seventh. 
  • The Local Legends do some of their best work in the bottom of the last inning and did not disappoint. Wirges and Nelis both reached base by walk and were later brought in by a walk-off double by Firestone.


Next Up:

The Local Legends will take on the Park Rangers for the first time this season Tuesday, June 29 at 7:05 PM. The Park Rangers lost both of their games to the Moon Shots today. They lost game one 4-0 and game two 3-8. The Park Rangers are right above the Local Legends in the rankings, with the Rangers at 7-8-1 and the Local Legends 8-10.