2022 WBSC Men’s Softball World Cup

Dates: November 26 to December 04
Location: Auckland, New Zealand

Day 5 Results: Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Note: Game Started 2:05am NL Time And Ended 3:27am NL Time!

Game #5: Japan 2 vs. Canada 9 (5-Innings)

Canada Defeated Japan 9-2 In 5-Innings To Finish 1st In Group B With 5-0 Record

Justin Schofield (3IP, 0R, 0ER, 3H, 0BB, 5K) Pitched The Win

Zach Pierce (2IP, 2R, 2ER, 2H, 1BB, 3K) Finished Up

Ty Sebastian (1-2, 1R, 3R Home Run, 3RBI) And Colin Walsh (1-2)

Derek Mayson (1-3, 1R, 3R Home Run, 3RBI) And Bryan Abrey (1-3, 2R, 2R Home Run, 2RBI)

Quinten Bruce (1-3, 2R), Shane Boland (1-3, 1R) And Brad Ezekiel (1-3, 1R)

Canada Pitching Stats:
WP: Justin Schofield (Starter) 1-0, 3IP, 0R, 0ER, 3H, 0BB, 5K
Zach Pierce (In Relief) 2IP, 2R, 2ER, 2H, 1BB, 3K

Canada Top Batters:
Ty Sebastian 1-2, 1R, 3R Home Run, 3RBI
Colin Walsh 1-2
Derek Mayson 1-3, 1R, 3R Home Run, 3RBI
Bryan Abrey 1-3, 2R, 2R Home Run, 2RBI
Quinten Bruce 1-3, 2R
Shane Boland 1-3, 1R
Brad Ezekiel 1-3, 1R

Canada RUNS:
1R 1st: Shane Boland led-off the inning with a single to left-field, Mathieu Roy walked and Shane Boland advanced to second base on the play, Brad Ezekiel reached on a fielder’s choice and Shane Boland advanced to third base and Roy advanced to second base and a throwing error allowed Shane Boland to score on the play and Roy to advance to third base on the same play.

6R 3rd: With 1-Out: Mathieu Roy walked, Brad Ezekiel singled to centerfield and Roy advanced to third base on the play, Derek Mayson hit a 3-Run Home Run to centerfield, Quinten Bruce singled to centerfield, Bryan Abrey reached on an error and Bruce advanced to second base on the play and Ty Sebastian hit a 3-Run Home Run to centerfield.

2R 5th: Quinten Bruce reached on an error to start the inning and Bryan Abrey hit a 2-Run Home Run to left-field to end the game.

Newfoundlanders Stats In Game #5
Ryan Boland (Did Not Play)
SS Shane Boland 1-3, 1R
Sean Cleary (Did Not Play)
DP/CF Brad Ezekiel 1-3, 1R
Jason Hill (Did Not Play)
1B Colin Walsh 1-2

Next Action: Super Round (Top 6 Teams)

Day 6 Schedule: Thursday, December 01, 2022
Super Round Game #1: 1:30pm NZDT vs. USA (1-1)
Note: 9:00pm NL Time On Wednesday, November 30