BASEBALL

Uxbridge 1, Blackstone-Millville 0

Thursday, May. 29, 2014, at Blackstone

Nick Juliano, pinch-running for Jared Stewart, scored on a base hit by Justin Pickering in the top of the seventh to deliver the 12th-seeded Spartans (12-9) the victory in the first round of the Central Division 4 tournament. Uxbridge junior right-hander Patrick Berthelette pitched a four-hit shutout to earn the victory. Stewart started the winning rally with a one-out double, and Juliano took third on a sacrifice bunt. Uxbridge plays at Sutton in a quarterfinal at 4 p.m. Monday. BMR junior right-hander Connor McNamara allowed just two hits over the first six innings and four total. The fifth-seeded Chargers finished 14-7.

 

Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 9:23 p.m.

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