Live blog of Shalhevet-YULA baseball game

By Zev Hurwitz, Editor-in-Chief

1.01 p.m. Game over. Saul grounds out. Final score 12-2 at La Cienega park. Reporting live, Zev Hurwitz, BP Online.

12:59 p.m. Saul fouls 1 way. The score is still 12-2.

12:58 p.m. Schwartz flies out. Saul Rothman to the plate with 2 outs. One more and the game will be called.

12:57 p.m. Emilio steals second. Schwartz still at bat.

12:57 p.m. Lari reaches first on an error by 3rd baseman Daniel Baly. Daniel Schwartz is at the plate.

12:56 p.m. Emilio Lari at bat.

12:56 p.m. Jojo pops out to left.

12:56 p.m. INJURY REPORT: Sammy Sheff has taken the ice off and his hand is in a wrap. Will not return.

12:55 p.m. Jojo Fallas leading off the bottom of the fifth.

12:54 p.m. Shalhevet is in danger of being mercied. Down 10, in the bottom of the 5th, the Firehawks need a run to keep the game from being called early.

12:53 p.m. Bases loaded. A fly ball caught by Sharabi!

12:51 p.m. Saul walks in a run by hitting Kanefsky. 12-2 YULA.

12:50 p.m. Saul walks Josh Shoen. Bases loaded for Adin Kanefsky.

12:48 p.m. The game seems lost in the Shalhevet grandstand.

12:47 p.m. Score is 11-2 YULA in the 5th.

12:47 p.m. First and second for Josh Shoen. 3-3 today.

12:46 p.m. Next batter hits a pop fly to Adam Kellner who drops it with bases loaded. 2 runs score.

12:45 p.m. Saul strikes out a batter but the batter is safe on a dropped ball. Saul walks in a run on a hit batter 9-2.

12:42 p.m. A conference on the mound but they keep Rothman on the mound.

12:42 p.m. The score is now 8-2 YULA.

12:42 p.m. Two runs score on an error. Another error puts runners on first and second.

12:40 p.m. Full count 6-2 and Rothman gets the crucial strikeout with runners on second and third.

12:38 p.m. YULA has runners on 2nd and 3rd on a few errors.

12:36 p.m. Adin Kanefsky is struck out by Saul Rothman.

12:35 p.m. Josh Shoen steals third. Still no outs.

12:34 p.m. Nobody out, Shalhevet fans are quieting as YULA is up 6-2.

12:33 p.m. Josh Shoen doubles in a run. The score is now 6-2 YULA.

12:333 p.m. YULA runner safe on 1st on error

12:29 p.m. End of the fourth, 5-2 YULA

12:29 p.m. Meisel strikes out. Catcher drops ball and Meisel is out at 1st.

12:28 p.m. Meisel still at bat. The score is 5-2 YULA

12:27 p.m. Double steal by Silberstein and Kellner. 0-2 to Meisel

12:27 p.m. Sharabi goes down swinging. Josh “Boone” Meisel up at bat.

12:26 p.m. Adam Sharabi at bat. A fumble on a grounder by the YULA 2nd baseman puts Kellner on first and Danny on second.

12:25 p.m. Danny Silberstein looks at a pitch in the dirt. Runner on first hawks down 5-2 in the bottom of the 4th

12:22 p.m. Lipner strikes out swinging. Danny Silberstein at the plate.

12:21 p.m. Max Lipner leads off.

12:18 p.m. Shalhevet ends the inning on an easy 5 4 double play.

12:16 p.m. Danny Silberstein, catcher, loses his grip on a pitch, YULA runner to 2nd.

12:15 p.m. Saul Rothman send the next batter to first on straight balls.

12:14 p.m. Saul Rothman strikes out the lead-off batter.

12:13 p.m. INJURY REPORT: Sammy Sheff’s throwing arm is being iced, is not expected to return to play. Visible red scratches on the surface.

12:11 p.m. Saul Rothman flied out to right. Top of the 4th, YULA takes the plate with a 5-2 lead.

12:10 p.m. Emilio tags up to score on a long sacrifice fly by Schwartz 5-2 Yula. Saul Up.

12:09 p.m. Emilio hits a long triple to left field. With 1 out Daniel Schwartz comes up.

12:08 p.m. Emilio Lari at the plate down 0-2 in the count.

12:08 p.m. Jojo flies out to center 5-1 YULA. 1 out.

12:07 p.m. Jojo Fallas lead off for Shalhevet in the bottom of the 3rd.

12:06 p.m. A collision at short between Emilio Lari and Josh Misel allows a YULA batter to reach 1st.

12:00 p.m. Shalhevet down 5-2 after a to-the wall-hit by Bibi Sampson, who is out on 3rd place.

11:59 a.m. Several unsuccessful attempts to throw out the leading Schoen. He reaches third on a single to left by Adin Kanefsky Runners at 1st and 3rd with one out.

11:56 a.m. Josh Schoen steals second base.

11:56 a.m. Josh Schoen singles to deep left.

11:55 a.m. One out YULA, top of third.

11:51 a.m. Shalhevet strands three men on base on a diving catch by a YULA outfielder on Josh Meisel’s line drive.  3-1 YULA, top of third inning.

11:47 a.m. Daniel Schwartz scores on another wild throw.  3-1 YULA.  Danny Silberstein at bat.  Danny walks to first.

11:46 a.m. Daniel Schwartz steals third base on a wild throw by the pitcher.

11:45 a.m. Daniel Schwartz rips off second base as he stays on the base, thanks to Max Lipner’s sacrifice grounder.

11:44 a.m. Daniel Schwartz narrowly avoids a pick-off.

11:43 a.m. Saul Rothman pops to second.  One out, one on.  Max Lipner at bat.

11:43 a.m. Daniel Schwartz hits a single to right field sparking new life into the Shalhevet stands.

11:41 a.m. Josh Meisel fields an infield grounder nicely to get a batter out. After 1.5 innings, 3-0 YULA.  Daniel Schwartz at bat for Firehawks.

11:40 Sammy Sheff is okay.  Two sophomores brought him ice.

11:38 a.m. A YULA runner advances on an overthrow following another batter’s out.  Two outs, one on base.

11:36 a.m. YULA third baseman Daniel Bailey pops out to first.  YULA one out, top of second.

11:34 a.m. Emilio Lari strikes out as Jojo Fallas is caught stealing second.  The second inning begins Hawks down 3- 0.

11:32 a.m. Jojo Fallas reaches first on an infield single.

11:32 a.m. Meisel swings at strike 3 and returns to the bench.

11:30 a.m. Josh Meisel leads off for Shalhevet.

11:29 a.m. YULA flies out to left, one run scores.  3- 0 YULA.  Saul Rothman thwarts a steal attempt for the third out.  Firehawks come to bat down 3-0, in the first.

11:27 a.m. Shortstop Emilio Lari juggles an attempt to grab the runner on second; one run scores. 2-0 YULA, top of first.

11:25 a.m. Catcher Sammy Sheff injured by stray foul ball. Danny Silberstein takes over as catcher.

11:22 a.m. Adin Kanefsky singles to left and Litwin scores for YULA.  1 – 0, top of first, one out.

11:18 a.m. Saul hits YULA player Josh Schoen. Runners at 1st and 3rd, one out, no score, top of first.

11:16 a.m. Jake Litwin to third on a wild pitch by Saul Rothman.  Top of the 1st inning, 0 – 0.

11:15 a.m. Jake Litwin to second on a field’s choice sacrifice.

11:14 a.m. YULA’s Jake Litwin hits a leadoff single to short left.

11:09 a.m. The Firehawks take the field as the rivalry game begins. Saul Rothman on the mound for Shalhevet.

Stay tuned for minute-by-minute updates from the game beginning at 11 a.m.