Sunset League Players of the Week:
Quintt Landis, Ventura County Pirates:
Landis went 8-for-15 in a week that his Pirates claimed the BOTW title.
He walked twice, hit two HR’s, scored four runs and had six RBIs.
This season, Landis batted .395 with 15 hits, scored nine runs and had nine RBIs.
The Pirates will open the playoffs on Wednesday against the winner of Tuesday’s Dodgers-So Cal Shepherds wild card game.
Juan Guardado, East Los Angeles Dodgers:
Guardado went 10-for-19 and scored four runs.
He walked twice, had two doubles, one HR and two RBIs.
For the season, Guardado hit. .300, with 21 hits, 16 runs and had eight RBIs.
The Dodgers face the So Cal Shepherds today (Tuesday) in a BOTW wild card game.
Hayden Winters, IV Bucs:
Winters finished the 2022 regular season, going 7-of-14.
He scored three runs, doubled twice and had one triple.
For the year, Winters batted .360, with 18 hits and scored 12 runs.
He had six doubles, two triples, two home runs and had a team-high 14 RBIs.
The Bucs finished last in the BOTW standings.
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