2022 WBSC Men’s Softball World Cup

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

Day 8 Results: Friday, December 02, 2022

Super Round Game #3: Cuba 0 vs. Canada 2 (7-Innings)

Canada Shutout Cuba 2-0 To Advance To Gold Medal Game!

Sean Cleary (7IP, 0R, 0ER, 1H, 1BB, 15K) Tossed The 1H, 15K Shutout

Bryan Abrey (1-3)

Jason Hill (0-0, 1R, 1BB)

Shane Boland (0-1, 1R, 1SAC, 1BB, 1RBI)

Brad Ezekiel (0-1, 2BB)

Canada Pitching Stats:
WP: Sean Cleary 3-0, 7IP, 0R, 0ER, 1H, 1BB, 15K (Shutout)

Pitching Notes:
Cleary Struckout The Side In The 1st, 2nd And 5th Innings
Cleary Retired The Side In Order In The 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th And 6th Innings
Cleary Complete Game 21 Outs On 15 Strikeouts, 4 Fly Outs And 2 Ground Outs
Cleary Perfect Game (No-Hitter) Through 6.2 Innings
Cleary Issued A 2-Out Walk In 7th Inning To Lose Perfect Game Bid
Cleary Surrendered A 2-Out Infield Hit (Comebacker Off His Leg) In 7th Inning To Lose No-Hit Bid

Canada Top Batters:
Bryan Abrey 1-3 (Single To Centerfield In Bottom of the 3rd Inning)
Jason Hill 0-0, 1R, 1BB
Shane Boland 0-1, 1R, 1SAC, 1BB, 1RBI
Brad Ezekiel 0-1, 2BB

Canada RUNS:
1R 1st: Shane Boland reached on an error to start the inning and advanced to second base on the error, Mathieu Roy was Hit-By-Pitch, Brad Ezekiel walked to load the bases and With 2-Out: Cory Jones drew a bases loaded walk to score Shane Boland.

1R 4th: Jason Hill (wrist injury) came off the bench to pinch-hit for Ryan Boland to start the inning, Hill walked, Hill advanced to second base on a Ty Sebastian 4-3 groundout and With 1-Out: Hill advanced to third base on a pass ball (safe on head first slide) and Shane Boland hit a SAC Fly to centerfield to score Hill.

Newfoundlanders Stats In Super Round Game #3
C Ryan Boland 0-2
SS Shane Boland 0-1, 1R, 1SAC, 1BB, 1RBI
P Sean Cleary 1-0, 7IP, 0R, 0ER, 1H, 1BB, 15K (Shutout)
CF Brad Ezekiel 0-1, 2BB
PH Jason Hill 0-0, 1R, 1BB
1B Colin Walsh 0-2, 1BB

Next Action For Canada – Gold Medal Game

Day 9 Schedule: Sunday, December 04, 2022
Gold Medal Game: 4:00pm NZDT vs. Australia (4-1)
Note: 11:30pm NL Time On Saturday, December 03