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The Reading Memorial (Reading, MA) varsity baseball team lost Wednesday's home conference game against Melrose (MA) by a score of 3-2.

Game Details: Reading High School, Morton Field

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Melrose-------3--
Reading Memorial-------2--
Final score provided by M. Marshall.
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Game Story

Massachusetts High School Baseball - Melrose nips Reading Memorial

May 8, 2019: Reading, MA 01867

In Wednesday's league challenge, the Melrose Red Raiders (Melrose, MA) baseball squad edged the host Reading Memorial Rockets (Reading, MA), by a final score of 3-2.

With the win, Melrose upgrades its record to 4-7 on the season. The Red Raiders host Winchester (Winchester, MA) to battle the Sachems in a non-league challenge on Thursday, May 9. The Sachems come into the challenge with a record of 7-6. Winchester won 6-3 in their recent league challenge against Stoneham (Stoneham, MA)

With the defeat, Reading Memorial falls to 6-6 on the season. The Rockets travel to Stoneham (Stoneham, MA) to battle the Spartans in a non-league challenge on Friday, May 10. The Spartans come into the challenge with a record of 3-7. Stoneham lost 6-3 in their recent league challenge against Winchester (Winchester, MA)

Rankings & Records

Melrose (18-19)

NationalMADiv.
6,77313414
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %RFRA
12-129-95-66-51-1.500.50010998

Reading Memorial (18-19)

NationalMADiv.
6,3671209
OverallLeagueHomeAwayWin %League %RFRA
9-116-93-66-5.450.4009293

Team Scoring Averages

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Melrose
0.30.7.71.304.59.01.0
Reading Memorial
.8.21.21.0.5.21.14.67.22.4

Team Stat Comparison

MelroseReading Memorial
-Batting Average.273
-On Base Percentage.374
-Slugging Percentage.371
-Fielding Percentage.933
-Win Loss Percentage.545

Team Leaders

MelroseReading MemorialNational Avg.
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Batting Average#19 Patrick Harrigan1.000.248
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On Base Percentage#1 Chris Shin1.000.368
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Slugging Percentage#19 Patrick Harrigan2.000.308
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Fielding Percentage#15 John DiMare1.000.861
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Win Loss Percentage#10 Matt McLaughlin.750.526

Common Opponents

SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.
Melrose9-10Reading Memorial7-9
DateAwayHomeResultDateAwayHomeResult
4/11/19MelroseLexington(L) 10-24/14/19Reading MemorialLexington(L) 4-2
5/27/19LexingtonReading Memorial(L) 4-0
4/17/19ArlingtonMelrose(L) 2-14/24/19Reading MemorialArlington(L) 4-0
4/17/19ArlingtonMelrose(L) 2-15/13/19ArlingtonReading Memorial(L) 5-2
4/18/19MelroseWoburn Memorial(L) 5-04/29/19Reading MemorialWoburn Memorial(W) 8-1
5/17/19Woburn MemorialReading Memorial
5/31/19Woburn MemorialReading Memorial(L) 11-5
4/23/19WilmingtonMelrose4/18/19WilmingtonReading Memorial(W) 7-2
5/13/19MelroseWilmington
5/30/19MelroseWilmington(L) 11-8
5/30/19WilmingtonMelrose(W) 3-2
6/3/19MelroseWilmington
4/25/19MelroseStoneham(W) 4-35/10/19Reading MemorialStoneham(L) 4-0
4/25/19MelroseStoneham(W) 4-3
5/15/19StonehamMelrose
5/15/19StonehamMelrose(W) 6-2
4/29/19WatertownMelrose(W) 15-34/11/19WatertownReading Memorial(W) 7-0
5/17/19MelroseWatertown(W) 6-5
5/17/19MelroseWatertown(W) 5-4
5/1/19MelroseWakefield Memorial(W) 12-14/17/19Reading MemorialWakefield Memorial(W) 9-1
5/21/19Wakefield MemorialMelrose
5/21/19Wakefield MemorialMelrose(L) 4-3
5/3/19BurlingtonMelrose5/6/19Reading MemorialBurlington(W) 18-7
5/4/19BurlingtonMelrose(L) 4-35/25/19Reading MemorialBurlington(W) 10-2
5/4/19BurlingtonMelrose(L) 4-3
5/23/19MelroseBurlington
5/23/19MelroseBurlington
5/27/19MelroseBurlington(L) 3-0
5/27/19MelroseBurlington
5/6/19BelmontMelrose(L) 7-55/1/19BelmontReading Memorial(L) 13-4
5/24/19Reading MemorialBelmont(L) 1-0
5/9/19WinchesterMelrose(W) 8-74/25/19WinchesterReading Memorial(L) 6-1
5/10/19WinchesterMelrose5/15/19Reading MemorialWinchester(W) 6-2

Record Breakdown

Melrose (18-19)

Reading Memorial (18-19)

12-12
Overall
9-11
9-9
League
6-9
2-2
Non-League
3-2
1-0
Head to Head
0-1
9-10
Common Opponent
7-9
5-6
Home
3-6
6-5
Away
6-5
1-1
Neutral
0-0
1-1
Playoff
0-0
12-12
In-State
9-11
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0