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WMBL Game Recaps for Saturday, June 23

06/23/2018 9:48 PM -


Weather played a major factor in Saturday’s action as three games had to be postponed.
Postponed due to weather
Moose Jaw at Melville
Lethbridge at Brooks
Ft. McMurray at Okotoks

Edmonton 0 at Weyburn 8
In the lone game played Saturday, the Weyburn Beavers shutout the Edmonton Prospects 8-0. The Eastern Division leading Beavers improved to a league best 16-2. Edmonton, who fell to 8-10, sit in third place in the Western Division.

Weyburn starter Ryan Johnson dominated the Prospect hitters. In seven shutout innings Johnson struck 18 Edmonton batters while allowing just two hits and three walks.

Dylan Emmons started for the Prospects but only lasted 3.1 innings before turning the game over to the bullpen.

Wade Weinburger supplied the offence for the Beavers. The sophomore from Bryan College went four for four with an RBI. Catcher Omar Prieto opened the scoring in the bottom of the fourth inning when pounded his first homerun of the season.

Edmonton and Weyburn have a return date on Sunday afternoon at Tom Laing Park.


Highlights- Edmonton
Nick Spellman walked twice
Edmonton did not walk a Weyburn batter


Highlights – Weyburn
Sent 40 batters to the plate
Omar Prieto and Corey Harrell each scored 2 runs


Upcoming Games – Sunday, June 24
Double Header - 
Yorkton at Regina

Double Header - Ft. McMurray at Okotoks

Edmonton at Weyburn

Lethbridge at Medicine Hat

Moose Jaw at Melville

Swift Current at Brooks