13u Birmingham Giants finish second


Playing in Montevallo, Alabama the Birmingham Giants 13u Baseball team posted a 2-2 mark, finishing 2nd on sunday. In game 1 of pool play, the Giants faced off with the Spain Park Jags. Talon Whetstone started the game on the hill, allowing just 2 hits and 1 run over 5 innings, while striking out 5, and at the plate Cole Foster (1), Jaizhus Brooks (1), and Brody Jackson (1) had hits in the 3-1 win.

In game 2 of pool play, the Giants sent Brody Jackson to the hill, tossing 3 innings allowing 3 hits and 2 earned runs, while striking out 2, before Jaizyhus Brooks closed out the final inning of the 4-3 loss. Offensively Talon Whetstone (1), Aiden Agee (1), and Will Mize (1) had hits for the Giants. The 1-1 record moved the Giants into bracket play the Jags.

Aiden Agee started the game on the mound allowing just 2 hits over 4 innings, while striking out 3, and Aiden Agee (1), Will Mize (2), Jaizyhus Brooks (1), Brody Jackson (1), and Chris Jackson (1) all had hits in the Giants 5-1 win. The win moved the Giants into the finals to meet Caba White.

After the first 2 innings of the 4 inning contest, the Giants held a 4-2 lead, but were unable to hold it, falling 10-4. At the plate Talon Whetstone (1), Aiden Agee (1), Jaizyhus Brooks (1), Cayden Knight (1), Devin Schmalz (1), Chris Jackson (2) had hits for the Giants in the loss.