Carolina Pirates Clinches Lead In Fifth Inning For Victory Over Wake Forest Fungo

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 – Lillington, NC

Carolina Pirates snagged a late lead and defeated Wake Forest Fungo 8-2 on Wednesday. The game was tied at one with Carolina Pirates batting in the bottom of the fifth when Hedgepath‘s sac fly scored one run for Carolina Pirates.

Carolina Pirates secured the victory thanks to five runs in the sixth inning. N ThomasRodriguezWheelerC Carroll, and Irby powered the big inning with RBIs.

Wake Forest Fungo got things started in the first inning. Tristan Marsh grounded out, scoring one run.

In the bottom of the second inning, Carolina Pirates tied things up at one.

Carolina Pirates tallied five runs in the sixth inning. Carolina Pirates big bats were led by ThomasRodriguezWheelerCarroll, and Irby, who all drove in runs.

A Lebron was on the pitcher’s mound for Carolina Pirates. The fireballer surrendered two runs on three hits over seven innings, striking out three.

Shea Ward was on the mound for Wake Forest Fungo. The bulldog lasted four and two-thirds innings, allowing one hit and three runs while striking out three. Jackson Hartley threw one and one-third innings out of the bullpen.

Carroll went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Carolina Pirates in hits. Carolina Pirates was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. Hedgepath made the most plays with eight.

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Wake Forest Fungo
Cam Murphy210000
Josh Hoffman301000
Thomas Fox200000
Tristan Marsh200111
Jaysen Arendt210001
Austin Williams301000
Will Gamble200011
Daniel Stephens301100
Rufus Hurdle300000
Jackson Hartley
Shea Ward

Batting TB: Josh Hoffman, Daniel Stephens, Austin Williams
RBI: Tristan Marsh, Daniel Stephens
FC: Thomas Fox
HBP: Jaysen Arendt, Thomas Fox, Cam Murphy
GIDP: Will Gamble, Austin Williams
SB: Jaysen Arendt, Thomas Fox, Cam Murphy 2
Totals Team QAB: 10 (37.04%)
Jaysen Arendt, Will Gamble 2, Josh Hoffman, Rufus Hurdle 2, Tristan Marsh 2, Austin Williams 2

Team LOB: 4Fielding E: Daniel Stephens 2
DP: Daniel Stephens

Carolina Pirates
N Thomas220110
C Carroll302111
A Lebron

Batting TB: C Carroll 2
RBI: Wheeler, Hedgepath, Rodriguez, Bielick, N Thomas, C Carroll
SF: Hedgepath
ROE: Hedgepath, Bielick
FC: Zoltoski
HBP: Wheeler 3, Rodriguez, N Thomas
Totals Team QAB: 16 (47.06%)
Wheeler, Tyler 2, Hedgepath, Zoltoski, Rodriguez 3, Irby 3, Bielick, N Thomas 3, C Carroll

Team LOB: 8 Fielding DP: Hedgepath, Zoltoski

Wake Forest Fungo
Shea Ward4.295.484132350
Jackson Hartley1.137.459154220

Pitching HBP: Jackson Hartley 2, Shea Ward 3
WP: Jackson Hartley 2, Shea Ward 4
Pitches-Strikes: Jackson Hartley 37-17, Shea Ward 95-46
Groundouts-Flyouts: Jackson Hartley 0-1, Shea Ward 2-9
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Jackson Hartley 2-10, Shea Ward 14-24

Carolina Pirates
A Lebron7.087.563322320

Pitching HBP: A Lebron 3
WP: A Lebron 2
Pitches-Strikes: A Lebron 87-49
Groundouts-Flyouts: A Lebron 7-8
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: A Lebron 17-27


  • AB: At bats
  • R: Runs scored
  • H: Hits
  • RBI: Runs batted in
  • BB: Base on balls (walks)
  • SO: Strikeouts
  • 2B: Doubles
  • 3B: Triples
  • HR: Home runs
  • Grand slam: Grand slam home runs
  • TB: Total bases
  • RBI: Runs batted in
  • SAC: Sacrifice hits & bunts
  • SF: Sacrifice flies
  • ROE: Reached on error
  • FC: Hit into fielder’s choice
  • HBP: Hit by pitch
  • CI: Batter advances on catcher’s interference
  • GIDP: Hit into double play
  • GITP: Hit into triple play
  • SB: Stolen bases
  • CS: Caught stealing
  • PIK: Picked off
  • QAB: Quality at bats (any one of: 3 pitches after 2 strikes, 6+ pitch ABs, XBH, HHB, BB, SAC Bunt, SAC Fly)
  • QAB%: Quality at bats per plate appearance
  • LOB: Runners left on base at the end of an inning
  • E: Errors
  • DP: Double Plays
  • TP: Triple Plays
  • IP: Innings Pitched
  • #P: Total pitches
  • S%: Strike percentage
  • H: Hits allowed
  • R: Runs allowed
  • ER: Earned runs allowed
  • SO: Strikeouts
  • BB: Base on balls (walks)
  • HR: Home runs allowed
  • W: Wins
  • L: Losses
  • SV: Saves
  • BS: Blown saves
  • HBP: Hit batters
  • WP: Wild pitches
  • BK: Balks