Gehrig Taylor provided the walk-off single with the bases loaded and two outs in the seventh inning Thursday as the Sedalia Travelers beat Republic 7-6 to open the Springfield Tournament.
Taylor went 2 for 3 for the game.
Christian Jones went 3 for 4 with two RBI. Brice Pannier drove in a run and went 2 for 4. Dom Zerilli went 1-3 with two RBI. Rocky Sell went 2 for 4 with two doubles.
Roberto Ramirez pitched all seven innings, allowing four earned runs on eight hits and striking out six.
On Friday, the Travelers will play Branson at noon and Clever at 2:30 p.m. to close out pool play.