Manchester Babe Ruth all-stars lose in 14-year old competition

Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 1:13 pm

Catcher Noah Anderson takes a cut at the plate against Franklin County Monday. (Staff photo by Milton Stanley)

Catcher Noah Anderson takes a cut against Franklin County Monday. (Staff photo by Milton Stanley)

Manchester Babe Ruth 14-year old all-stars suffered a tough, 4-3 loss Monday night to the Franklin County all-stars in Tullahoma. After falling behind 4-2 the Manchester team managed to fight to within one. In the top of the seventh Manchester loaded the bases but was unable to push another run across.

Manchester plays again in the consolation bracket Tuesday night at 5 p.m. against host-city Tullahoma at Waggoner Park. If Manchester wins that game, they play Franklin County again at 7:30 p.m. Should Manchester beat Frankln County Tuesday, the two teams would meet again Wednesday at 5 p.m. for the district Babe Ruth championship.

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