The players were ready. The managers were ready. The coaches were ready.
Everything was in place for Monday’s Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League game between the Sag Harbor Whalers and Riverhead Tomcats. Everything, that is, except the umpires.
Not only weren’t the umpires ready, they weren’t even there. READ
This pitching was way much more than OK. It was more like, oh Ks!
The Ks — as in shorthand for strikeouts — just kept coming Friday as Miller Place’s Tom Nealis and Shoreham-Wading River’s Gabe Romano mowed down one batter after another in a classic pitching duel. It was one of those enthralling high school baseball games in which every pitch has so much meaning. READ