Italy’s Olympics End
Having a representative from Europe make it as one of just six nations representing the world at the Games is an accomplishment.
Mexico Shuts Out Italy
Mexico’s starter, Dallas Escobedo, threw a complete game giving up just 1 hit and striking out 4 while throwing 101 pitches, 66 in the zone.
Japan defeats Italy
Scoreless through three this game looked like the ultimate pitching duel, advantage to Italy.
Italy 0-2 in Olympics
Down 0-2, now might be the time for Italy to start testing new strategies. Opposing pitchers certainly seem to have their offense dialed in.
Italy Falls to #1 USA
Italian softball opened the 2020 Summer Olympics Games facing off against team USA, who are ranked #1 in the world.
ITA Ends Day 4-0
After just 5 ½ innings of play, over two games, the Italians ended the day with 46 runs.
ITA Shellacs BGR
The hottest bat however belonged to Guila Longhi who went 4-4 with a double and two homeruns to drive in seven more runs.
AUT Overwhelms LTU
In a game that needed no more than 2.5 innings to come to an end Austria picked up their first win of the tournament.
ITA Victorious Again
Right out of the gate, Italy put up 5 runs against Poland. Three runs easily scored in the top of the 1st, with a bases-clearing double.
HRV Defeats DNK
Croatian hurler Marina Vitalich threw just 100 pitches, 77 for strikes and rung up 15 on her own.