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The Cranford (NJ) varsity baseball team won Saturday's home tournament game against Linden (NJ) by a score of 5-1.

Game Details: First Round UCT

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Linden1000000142
Cranford100202-570
Final score provided by R. Matlosz.
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Game Stats

Linden has not entered stats for this game.
Cranford

Batting

#Athlete NameAvgPAABRHRBI
Team Totals.2922824574
Aidan Plick (Jr).50032210
Jake Chapman (So)00100
Jake DiClerico (Jr).00033000
Jimmy Shriner (Sr).00043000
Joseph Meola (Jr).50032011
Marcus Johnson (So)1.00033130
Michael Meola (Sr).33333012
Michael Murphy (Jr).33333110
Tyler Szczech (Sr).00032001
Will Gallagher (Fr).00033000
Cranford

#Athlete Name2B3BHRGSSFSH/BBB
Team Totals110000
Joseph Meola (Jr)100000
Michael Meola (Sr)010000
Cranford

#Athlete NameKHBPROEFCLOBOBPSLGOPS
Team Totals540211.393.416.810
Aidan Plick (Jr)01001.667.5001.167
Jake DiClerico (Jr)00023.000.000.000
Jimmy Shriner (Sr)21001.250.000.250
Joseph Meola (Jr)11000.6671.0001.667
Marcus Johnson (So)000001.0001.0002.000
Michael Meola (Sr)00001.3331.0001.333
Michael Murphy (Jr)10001.333.333.666
Tyler Szczech (Sr)01002.333.000.333
Will Gallagher (Fr)10002.000.000.000
Cranford

Baserunning

#Athlete NameSBSBA
Team Totals1111
Aidan Plick (Jr)22
Jake Chapman (So)11
Jake DiClerico (Jr)22
Jimmy Shriner (Sr)11
Marcus Johnson (So)44
Tyler Szczech (Sr)11
Cranford

Fielding

#Athlete NameFPTCPOAEDPTP
Team Totals1.0002821700
Aidan Plick (Jr)1.00066000
Jeremy Ruka (Sr)1.00030300
Jimmy Shriner (Sr)1.00033000
Joseph Meola (Jr)1.00088000
Michael Murphy (Jr)1.00022000
Tyler Szczech (Sr)1.00042200
Will Gallagher (Fr)1.00020200
Cranford

Catching

#Athlete NamePBSBASBCSCS%
Team Totals11
Joseph Meola (Jr)11
Cranford

Pitching

#Athlete NameERAWLAPPGSCGSOSVNHPG
Team Totals1.001111
Jeremy Ruka (Sr)1.001111
Cranford

#Athlete NameIPHRERBBK
Team Totals741118
Jeremy Ruka (Sr)741118
Cranford

#Athlete Name2B3BHRBFAB
Team Totals02625
Jeremy Ruka (Sr)02625
Cranford

#Athlete NameOBAOBPWPHBPSFSH/B#P
Team Totals.160.1922095
Jeremy Ruka (Sr).160.1922095
Cranford

#Athlete NameBKPOSB
Team Totals001
Jeremy Ruka (Sr)001
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Game Story

New Jersey High School Baseball - Cranford holds off Linden

April 27, 2019: Cranford, NJ 07016

Cranford Cougars (Cranford, NJ) fans exited the stadium thrilled Saturday as they observed their baseball squad overcome the visiting Linden Tigers (Linden, NJ), 5-1 in a non-league test.

With the win, Cranford upgrades its record to 8-3 on the season. The Cougars host Union (Union, NJ) to battle the Farmers in a Union County - Watchung test on Tuesday, April 30. The Farmers come into the test with a record of 5-5. Union won 16-1 in their recent non-league test against Plainfield (Plainfield, NJ)

With the defeat, Linden falls to 0-1 on the season. The Tigers travel to Roselle Park (Roselle Park, NJ) to battle the Panthers in a Union County - Mountain test on Tuesday, April 30. The Panthers come into the test with a record of 2-1. Roselle Park lost 12-1 in their recent non-league test against Hoboken (Hoboken, NJ)

Rankings & Records

Linden (18-19)

OverallLeagueHomeAwayWin %League %RFRA
2-61-40-42-2.250.2003371

Cranford (18-19)

NationalNJDiv.
1,418316
OverallLeagueHomeAwayWin %League %RFRA
17-58-110-47-1.773.88914455

Team Scoring Averages

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Linden
1.00000004.14.02.0
Cranford
2.5.9.4.71.0.61.46.58.5.9

Team Stat Comparison

LindenCranford
-Batting Average.329
-On Base Percentage.423
-Slugging Percentage.476
-Fielding Percentage.968
-Win Loss Percentage.773

Team Leaders

LindenCranfordNational Avg.
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Batting AverageJack Jarosz.500.248
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On Base PercentageJack Jarosz.500.368
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Slugging PercentageAidan Plick.672.308
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Fielding PercentageJoe Carrea1.000.861
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Win Loss PercentageJack Jarosz1.000.526

Common Opponents

SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.
Linden0-1Cranford0-1
DateAwayHomeResultDateAwayHomeResult
4/8/19New ProvidenceLinden(L) 17-34/12/19New ProvidenceCranford(L) 4-2

Record Breakdown

Linden (18-19)

Cranford (18-19)

2-6
Overall
17-5
1-4
League
8-1
1-1
Non-League
7-2
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
0-1
Common Opponent
0-1
0-4
Home
10-4
2-2
Away
7-1
0-0
Neutral
0-0
0-0
Playoff
1-1
2-6
In-State
17-5
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0