Albemarle Post 74 Tops Fluvanna in American Legion Action

By: Marc Davis Email
By: Marc Davis Email

June 17, 2008

Rashad Talley went 3-for-5 at the plate with two RBI, as American Legion Post 74 in Albemarle topped Post 2003 Fluvanna, 12-7, in American Legion baseball action on Tuesday night. With the win, Post 74 improves to 4-2, while 2003 falls to 0-2.

Albemarle jumped out to a 5-1 lead by the sixth inning, but a three run frame by Fluvanna cut the lead to 5-4. Wade Hughes was able to stop the bleeding with a strikeout to stop the 2003 rally. Post 74 went on to add seven more runs to secure the five run victory.

In addition to Talley, Andrew Bradley had a solid night at the plate, as well. Bradley went 3-for-4 with three runs.

Post 74 returns to action on Thursday, as Albemarle welcomes Post 55 Courtland. Fluvanna 2003, meanwhile, will travel to battle Post 156 out of Orange.

Click on the above video link for highlights of Tuesday's game.

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