In the end, there was no shame in losing to an Atlantic Shore team that outscored its opponents by 38 runs in just five games. The New Jersey team is headed to the Babe Ruth World Series after beating Mifflin County’s 13-year-old all-stars in yesterday’s Middle Atlantic Region championship, 8-0.

Mifflin County’s 15-year-olds, of course, are headed to the Babe Ruth World Series and need some financial help to get there. Learn about some area fundraisers to help the team right now at MerfRadio.com.

Washington beat the Phillies last night, 6-4. Milwaukee crushed the Pirates, 9-0.

Down on the farm, Altoona nipped Harrisburg, 4-3, while the State College Spikes and Trenton Thunder played to a 6-6 tie. The game was shortened thanks to an MLB Draft League decision to shorten Tuesday and Wednesday games to seven innings in the interest of player safety.