Outlaws Roll Into Quarterfinals The Indiana Outlaws faced down an early 0-2 deficit from the USA Elite Baseball 2016's Blue and cooly put up seven unanswered runs over the next three innings to seize control of the game and take the win 9-4 into the quarterfinals.
The Outlaws offense was outhit 7-10 but was powered by the duo of Leo Watson (2016, Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory, IN) and Brady Bain (2016, Mooresville HS, IN). Watson led the way with a 2-4 game at the plate with a game-high three RBIs, a run scored and stolen base with Bain adding in a 2-3 game in the box with two RBIS, two stolen bases, and a double. Tommy Pellis (2016, Greensburg Central HS, PA) sparked the Elite offense to their ten hits with two of his own to finish 2-3 with an RBI and a double play on defense.
Matt Moore (2016, Avon HS, IN) picked up the win for the Outlaws for his five innings on the mound to start out the game. Moore, the Number Two LHP in IN and Purdue commit, tossed 88 pitches and allowed all ten hits and four runs, three earned, while walking two and striking out three with a fastball averaging 82 mph and topping out at 86 mph.
With the win the Indiana Outlaws (9-0-0) advance into the quarterfinals and pit their undefeated record against the Scorpions 2016 Prime (8-1-0)
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