In their 5-1 victory over the Yankees on Saturday, the Red Sox had two sacrifice bunts
in the same game for the first time since June 19, 2012, as both Daniel Nava and Shane Victorino dropped down sacrifices.
Utilizing its speed like its opponents have throughout the season, Moorpark laid down for sacrifice bunts
and stole four bases, including three by Feig.
Senior captain Christie Amaral reached second on a Cougar error and advanced to third on a sacrifice bunt
by junior Christina Economou.
Nick Catalano walked to open the inning and Desmond Santos put down a sacrifice bunt
, but a throwing error on Davis allowed Santos to reach safely before Catalano was thrown out trying to reach third base on the play.
South Hadley pitcher Joe Ciolek made a great play on a sacrifice bunt
attempt before striking out Tyler Desjardins and getting Zach Clifford to ground out to end Auburn's season as the Tigers held on for a 6-5 victory and a trip to Saturday's Division 2 state final.
Tied 4-4, Lance Carter (0-2) walked Fumitoshi Takano and pinch-runner Akihito Moritani stole second and reached third on a sacrifice bunt
that was recorded as an error on the pitcher, putting runners at the corners with no outs before Takasu's clutch single at Kyocera Dome.
Noriyuki Shiroishi gave Yakult a 1-0 lead with a sacrifice bunt
in the fifth for the sole run.
There are two distinct ways to execute the basic sacrifice bunt
- the classic style in which the bunter squares around to face the pitcher, and the pivot style in which the bunter simply pivots his upper body around toward the mound.
Trever Morrison opened the 13th inning with a single - the first and only time OSU's leadoff batter reached safely - moved over to second on a passed ball and advanced to third on Logan Ice's sacrifice bunt
Texas led for good in the second against Daisuke Matsuzaka (8-4) when Jorge Cantu singled, advanced on a walk and sacrifice bunt
and scored on Andres Blanco's sacrifice fly.
Brian Severn doubled to lead off, took third on a sacrifice bunt
to Fry and scored on Dinatale's fielder's choice.
Colabello drove in two runs, knocking in Pena with a single in the first and Pena again in the sixth on a sacrifice bunt