A SUMMER HYBRID OF GIANTS, LIZZIES & CARDINALS COMBINED TO REIGN IN THE RED MACHINE AT CHRISTIE PITS
Game Post composed with file from Bill Evans
Beneath very warm summer skies this evening at Christie Pits Diamond 2, the Gianizzinals defeated the Reds 12-2 in four innings of Mosquito Division play.
- In great sportsmanlike fashion, the Reds allowed the Giants to fill a depleted bench by using players from the Cardinals [Jeremy (7)] and Lizzies [Evan (1), Luke (5), Dean (7) and Max].
- Pitching for the Gianizzinals were Evan, Harris (15), Alex (13) and Lachlan (7).
- Catching for the Gianizzinals were Cameron and Lachlan (7).
- Ben pitched two workmanlike innings for the Reds.
- Alex (13) led the Gianizzinals offense with a triple and a double.
- Gianizzinals base hits were delivered by Harris, Lachlan, Dean, Evan, Luke and Cameron.
- Defensively, Gianizzinals catcher Cameron threw out a Reds base runner attempting to steal third with a great 5-3 throw to third baseman Dean, who deftly made the tag.