Friday’s Valley Baseball League Scores & Highlights

Published: Jul. 23, 2021 at 10:44 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - The Generals blew open a close game with three runs in the 9th, and Waynesboro defeated Charlottesville 5-1 in their Valley Baseball League regular season finale on Friday at CHS.

The loss snaps a six-game winning streak for the Tom Sox (30-10), and also kept them from becoming the first VBL team to finish the regular season with single-digit losses since the modern era began in 1994.

Charlottesville’s only run of the game was scored on a fielder’s choice in the 1st inning.

Zach Levenson went 2-for-4 with an RBI for Waynesboro.

Staunton beat Harrisonburg 10-5 in their regular season finale, and the Braves (19-20) clinch the No. 2 seed in the VBL playoffs.

The Braves will take on Harrisonburg (19-21), while the top-seed Tom Sox welcome in Waynesboro (19-21).

The teams will Game One of a best-of-three series on Saturday at seven o’clock at Crutchfield Park.

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