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Stuyvesant Gets Revenge on Midwood Behind Strong Outing From Mantas Kempinas. Final 5-3.

Mantas Kempinas had another strong outing on the bump for the Peglegs yesterday. The righty had a rocky start, giving up a pair of runs in the first but then settled down making it through 6 solid innings of work. Kempinas allowed 3 runs on six hits while striking out 10 Hornets.
The bats were silent for the first 3 innings though they squared up a lot of balls just to be hit right at Midwood’s defense. The balls started to find holes and the Peglegs put up 5 spot in the 4th.
Andrew Choi and Axel Riess started things up in the 4th with back to back singles. Mantas followed up with another single scoring the Peglegs first run.
Jared Virasami followed up with a walk and then Kenny Harkin came through with a huge go ahead single, scoring 2 more runs. Stuyvesant added some insurance runs on a bases loaded balk and a Charlie Winer single.
Jasper Yu-Dawidowicz came in to shut the door on the Hornets in the top of the 7th.
The Peglegs finished the regular season with a 9-5 record, almost guaranteeing a home playoff game next Wednesday.
All of the coaches are particularly proud of this team because the pre-season did not look very bright. These boys over met expectations to the fullest and they should be very proud of themselves.
The split against two of the top 5 teams in the city should be a memory they don’t forget.
And to have so many alumni show up yesterday made it an extra special win. Love you guys!!
Seeding for the playoffs will happen sometime Sunday and we will post the standings. Right now, Stuyvesant holds sole position in 3rd play in our division.
Great job boys!!
So proud of you!!
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Strong Hitting Wasn’t Enough To Overcome Errors In the Field that Lead To 4-3 Lost to Midwood.

Even though the Peglegs collected 8 hits to Midwood’s 5 the Peglegs left a lot of men on base and count not get the big hit.
Andrew Choi and Mantas Kempinas each collected two 2 on the day and Jared Virasami was fantastic on the mound. Virasami struck out 10 Hornets while giving up 4 hits and 3 runs over 5.1 innings.
The Peglegs had men on base almost every inning but Midwood pitchers would get out of jams.
The Peglegs are now 8-5 on the season with only 1 game left. With yesterday’s lost Stuyvesant fell out of contention for a top 10 stop in playoff seeding but with a win tomorrow there is a high possibility that we keep a top 15 seed and having a home game for the first round of the playoffs.
Next and final regular season game is tomorrow at Pier 40, game time is 3:45pm.
Come cheer on the boys!!
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Peglegs Take Down John Jay

The Peglegs take down John Jay at the Pier, 3-0.

Mantas Kempinas started the game for the Peglegs and was absolutely dominant. He pitched a complete game shutout, allowing five hits and a walk while striking out seven.

The Peglegs started off the scoring in the first. Andrew Choi walked and Adrian Veto singled before Mantas launched a ground-rule double into right. The Peglegs put a couple insurance runs on the board in the 6th. Adrian, Mantas, and Jared Virasami started the inning with three singles. Kenny Harkin followed up with a bases-loaded walk and Jacob Mui added another with a sac fly.

The Peglegs play their next game against Midwood on Monday.

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Stuyvesant Peglegs Fall to John Jay

The Peglegs had trouble keeping up to John Jay in a 7-0 loss on Wednesday. Charles Merkel took the loss for the Peglegs. He went 3 innings, allowing 6 runs (5 earned) on 6 hits, striking out 2 and walking 3.

Number 9 hitter Kenny Harkin showed the depth of the Peglegs lineup by leading them with 3 hits in 3 at-bats.

Come to the Pier tomorrow for a rematch!

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The Peglegs Fall Short vs Grand Street Campus 5-2.

Jared Virasami was strong on the mound giving up just 5 hits and 4 walks over a complete 6 innings. He gave up 5 runs, 3 earned and 93 pitches.
The Peglegs got the scoring started with an Axel Riess sacrifice fly to center scoring Andrew Choi who walked earlier in the first inning. But Grand Street came right back in the bottom of the first with two runs of their own.
Mantas Kempinas and Lucas McGarvey both collected a hit a piece in the game while Andrew Choi walked 3 times.

Next up, the Peglegs play John Jay Campus at the Parade Grounds Wednesday. Game time 4:15pm.

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Kempinas silences Grand Street Campus bats in 4-2 Victory for the Peglegs.

Mantas Kempinas was dominant on the bump today striking out 10, giving up 5 hits and 2 runs and walking 2 over 6 innings. Jasper Yu- Dawidowicz came in and got the final 3 outs to secure the win.
On the offensive side, Axel Riess started things off in the first inning with and RBI single. The Peglegs would score again in the bottom of the fifth and Axel Riess and Andrew Choi both walked forcing in the final two runs. Also, contributing on the offensive side were Jacob Mui, Charlie Winer, Jared Virasami and Adrian Veto all added hits on the day.
After the game, the coaching staff was so proud of these boys for giving 100% effort for the entire game. To take down such a juggernaut in NYC baseball these boys should hold their heads up high.

Next league game is Monday vs Grand Street at Parade Grounds #2 at 4pm.

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Stuyvesant with Big Win over Van Arsdale 17-0 on Wednesday

The Peglegs jumped out to an early lead in the first inning, taking advantage of a few errors.

The offense would strike again in the 4th inning, putting 8 on the board with four hits led by a double by Adrian Veto, and singles by Mantas Kempinas and Charlie Winer.

Jared Virasami earned the win for Stuyvesant allowing only two hits and 0 runs over 5 innings.
The Peglegs tallied 10 hits in the game.

Come on out to the Pier on Thursday at 3:45 to watch the Peglegs take on Grand Street!

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Peglegs fall to Curtis 5-2 on Friday.

Stuyvesant’s bats fell silent Friday against the Warrior’s scoring only 2 runs after massing an 18 run game vs New Dorp.
*Jasper Yu-Dawidowicz took the loss for the Peglegs. Jasper went 5 innings giving up 4 runs(3 earned), striking out 4 and walking just 1 batter.
* Charlie Winer had the best day at the plate going 2-3 and 2 RBI’s. Axel Riess reached on an error and had 2 stolen bases. Andrew Choi also added two hits, a double in the first and a single in the 5th.
The Peglegs drop to 5-2 on the season going into the vacation break.