Right-handed pitcher Paul Gervase (Harnett Central), who finished his college career at LSU, has a 1.04 earned run average for the Brooklyn Cyclones, the high Class A affiliate of the New York Mets. … In the Little Tar Heel League District 3 baseball tournament for the 10-and-under age group at Al Woodall Park in Erwin on Wednesday night, Sandhills Blue eliminated Western Harnett American, 13-3, and Laurinburg ousted Western Harnett National, 16-5. Sandhills White pulled away to an 11-1 win over Erwin in the winners bracket and Sandhills Blue won an elimination game, 5-4, with Laurinburg. Erwin will play Sandhills Blue tonight at 6 p.m. with the winner advancing to meet Sandhills White at 8 p.m. If the Erwin-Sandhills Blue winner beats Sandhills White, there will be a deciding game in the double-elimination event for the championship on Friday. Unbeaten Sandhills White wraps up the title and advances to the state tournament in Washington, N.C., with a win. … Play begins in the Scottish Open today (Golf Channel).