GIANTS BUILD EARLY LEAD AND DIFFUSE A LATE DODGERS RALLY FOR THE WIN AT CHRISTIE PITS DIAMOND 2
Amidst the gentle breeze of the summer wind this evening, the Giants prevailed 7-5 over the Dodgers in 4 innings of Mosquito Division play at Christie Pits Diamond 2.
The Giants used an elixir of solid pitching and opportune offense to build an early 7-0 lead through two innings.
Despite a dogged rally attempt by the artful Dodgers, the Giants quelled the uprising to prevail for the victory.
Here are the highlights:
- Giants starting pitcher Maxwell (7) pitched two stellar innings for the win. Maxwell allowed no runs while striking out six Dodgers. Additionally, Maxwell also delivered a RBI double.
- Dodgers reliever Sasha (13) threw two solid innings to keep his team within striking distance. Sasha allowed no runs while striking out six Giants.
- Christian (4) of the Giants had a single and a double, with 2 RBI’s.
- Giants closer Noel (10) picked up the save in the fourth by allowing only one run, while striking out one.