IN A SEESAW AFFAIR, THE ATHLETICS PREVAIL OVER THE EXPOS FOR THE SWEET VICTORY AT DOMINICO FIELD
Game Post composed with file from Peter Goddard.
Under a blanket of picturesque blue skies, the A’s prevailed 11-9 over the Expos in 3 ½ innings of Bantam Division action this afternoon at Dominico Field at Christie Pits.
Here are the highlights:
- In a back and forth battle, the homeside A’s prevailed 11-9 based on a strong cast of pitching as well as timely defense, including a inning ending bases loaded double play in the bottom of the second.
- A’s pitchers Ben (4) and Jerome (3) combined to limit the Expos offense to three runs during the proceedings.
- Both teams were aggressive on the basepaths, while the A’s had the edge in hitting.
- For the Expos, Keegan (12) had a strong defensive game, leading his team from behind the plate, and hitting the ball hard.
- The A’s got strong play from Iain and Ryan, who moved up to play with the big kids on the big diamond.