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Deltas fall to Smokies, defeat Dodgers

The Deltaville Deltas dropped a difficult game to the league’s number one seed, Richmond Smokies, before rebounding to rout the Richmond Dodgers in their games last weekend.

With the win and loss, Deltaville falls to 8-2 in league play, and 10-3 overall. The Deltas currently sit in third place, behind the one-loss Team Woody and Smokies.

Deltaville will look to rebound this weekend, with a Thursday night road game against the Richmond Brewers, and a Saturday night rematch with the Smokies at Deltaville Ballpark.

Smokies 7, Deltas 4

Three Deltas had multi-hit games, leading Deltaville to an 8-7 advantage in hits, but a series of costly defensive errors doomed them to defeat last Thursday night, as they fell to the Richmond Smokies by the score of 7-4.

Deltaville took first inning 1-0 lead on a double by Jacob Houston which scored Alexander Crittenden. In the second inning, Jahleel Sewer doubled up the lead with a solo home run.

However, in the third, a pair of walks a...

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