IMLAY CITY — Imlay City's Justin Pitt and Ryan Pitt competed for the Grosse Pointe Redbirds 18 and Under baseball squad in their 5-4 win against the Grosse Point Redbirds 17's team in a contest on Tuesday, June 16.
Comerica Park, in Detroit, is where the action unfolded.
Imlay City’s Justin Pitt (back third from left) and Ryan Pitt (back fourth from left) suited up for the Grosse Pointe Redbirds.
Justin Pitt, a 2008 graduate of Imlay City High School, threw the fourth inning for the Grosse Pointe Redbird's 18 and Under team that day. He allowed no hits, retired one via the strikeout route and issued one walk.
His diamond time was not limited to pitching. He also lined up at left field (second inning); third base (sixth inning); and right field (eighth and ninth innings).
Ryan Pitt, a 2009 graduate of Imlay City High School, caught and played third base for the Grosse Pointe Redbird's 18 and Under squad that day.
He added a one for three plate performance to their cause.