The 2015 New York State American Legion Baseball Tournament is underway with a special guest in attendance. Former New York Yankee Bucky Dent hosted an infield clinic on the practice field adjacent to Donovan Stadium Tuesday morning, then took in some of the tournament's opening opening game between West Seneca and Clinton County.

Bucky Dent - NYSAL Baseball Tournament 2015 (Jeff Monaski, WIBX 7/28/15)
Bucky Dent - NYSAL Baseball Tournament 2015 (Jeff Monaski, WIBX 7/28/15)
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Bucky, who was the guest speaker at Monday night's kickoff dinner, took some time to sign autographs as well.

Bucky Dent - NYSAL Baseball Tournament 2015 (Jeff Monaski, WIBX 7/28/15)
Bucky Dent - NYSAL Baseball Tournament 2015 (Jeff Monaski, WIBX 7/28/15)
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Seneca County def. Clinton County 16-2 (Jeff Monaski, WIBX 7/28/15)
Seneca County def. Clinton County 16-2 (Jeff Monaski, WIBX 7/28/15)
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Tuesday's action began with West Seneca powering past Clinton County 16-2 in game called after seven innings (10-run mercy rule after 7). West Seneca was led by Cam Ringo's 4-run, 4-RBI game. Joel Krywcum got the start and the win, pitching six innings of two-run ball.

Day 1 Schedule (all games at Murnane Field):

  • West Seneca 16, Clinton County 2
  • Maine Endwell 4, Saratoga Stampede 2
  • Brooks Sheppard 10, Ilion Post 8
  • Rockland 8, Utica Post 0