Royals Win, Smeglin Tosses Shutout for Americans

Jake Cintolo had three hits and Luke Rochi two RBI’s when the Somerville Royals beat the Malden Maddogs 7-5 at Maplewood. Jonathan Richard (2-2) went the distance to get the win.

Shawn Smeglin (pictured) tossed a complete game five hitter, striking out six, as the Americans made four first inning runs stand in a 4-0 win over Alibrandis at Ferullo Field. Chris Hopkins, Dave Center, Kyle Cortese, and Charlie Huegi had the RBI’s in the Americans’ first at bat.