DOWN 13-12, THE BLUEBIRDS STAGE A DRAMATIC TWO RUN RALLY IN THE FINAL INNING TO PREVAIL OVER THE TWINKIES IN A BARN BURNING MOSQUITO DIVISION ELIMINATION ROUND PLAYOFF GAME AT CHRISTIE PITS
Beneath a blanket of blustery and chilly willy skies, the Jays edged the Twins 14-13 in five innings of Toronto Playgrounds House League Baseball Tournament Mosquito Division elimination round playoff action this morning at Christie Pits Diamond 3.
The lengthy barn burning proceeding was a fun contest between two talented and well coached teams where both the Jays and Twins combined for a total of thirty-four walks over the course of five frames. In the end, the Bluebirds rallied from a one run deficit in the bottom of the final inning to prevail over the Twinkies and take home the prize.
Trailing 13-12, the Jays donned their rally caps in the bottom half of the fifth as they put two ducks on the pond via a single by Holden (13) and a walk by Oren (8).
With one out, Niko (12) delivered a one out two RBI single that brought Holden and Oren home with the Bluebirds tying and winning runs.