Mifflin County‘s 15-year-old Babe Ruth all-stars kicked off Middle Atlantic Region tournament play with a 10-0 win over Frederick County (MD). The locals take on Rutherford (NJ) this morning at 10. Mifflin County’s 13-year-olds, meanwhile, get their work started today at two against Cinnaminson (NJ).

Atlanta took the first of a four-game set in Philadelphia, 7-2. The Pirates, who had yesterday off, are in San Francisco this weekend.

State College swept that three-game series with Mahoning Valley, winning 8-6 last night. Harrisburg scored in the top of the ninth to beat Portland  1-0. Somerset blew out Altoona, 10-0.