Bobby Murphy

Spalding baseball defeats Calvert Hall and takes over first place

Spalding baseball defeats Calvert Hall and takes over first place

The team most directly responsible for preventing No. 1 Calvert Hall from adding a 28th baseball championship to its healthy collection of titles visited Carlo Crispino Stadium yesterday, and second-ranked Archbishop Spalding continued to frustrate the Cardinals by beating them in a key Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference showdown Tuesday afternoon in Towson.

The three-time defending champs from Severn exploded for four runs in the fourth inning and added three more on one swing of the bat in the sixth while starting pitcher Jordan Geber mostly silenced Calvert Hall’s bats in a 7-2 Spalding victory that snapped the Cardinals’ 12-game winning streak and...

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