Wilson Goes the Distance as A’s Beat Appleton
Posted: July 21, 2020
Davis Wilson racked up the first nine inning complete game of the season for the Sheboygan A’s, a 6-3 win over the Appleton Legends at Wildwood Park on Monday night.
The win marked the A’s fifth straight win after a relatively slow start to the season.
Things started off shaky for Wilson and the A’s, as Appleton jumped on top with a quick 2-0 lead after collecting five hits in the first inning. They would add another run in the second for a 3-0 lead.
Things turned around in the fourth inning as the A’s scored four runs on five hits, resulting in a lead they wouldn’t lose for the remainder of the game. TD Walker stole home to put up the first run, followed by a RBI single by catcher Shane Ryan. Mark Wanner then came up to bat and hit a 2-RBI double, giving them a 4-3 lead.
A triple by Ross Krist would add some insurance runs later in the game. Krist went 4-for-5 with a and triple and two runs batted in to lead the attack. Mark Wanner and Shane Ryan added two hits.
As for Davis, after a slow start, he rebounded nicely the rest of the way.
“The last four innings I mostly threw fastballs but Appleton just hit the ball where our guys were and they made plays,” Wilson said after the game.
The 2020 season presented by Meijer contuse Tuesday when the A’s hit the road to take on the Greater Green Blue Ribbons before they come back home to host the Menasha Macs on Wednesday night, July 22nd.
The Sheboygan A's are members of the Wisconsin State League and Northeastern Wisconsin Baseball League. The A's have helped develop more than 43 players that have reached professional baseball, including 2002 World Series Champion Jarrod Washburn (Anaheim Angels). All Sheboygan A's home games are played at Wildwood Baseball Park in Sheboygan. Connect with the A's on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.