Undertakers @ New Milford
The best road record in the BDBL visits the best home record in the BDBL.
Game 1: Archer @ Kershaw
Top 4, SUS Corey Seager triples with one out and scores on a sac fly by Rizzo to put Los Altos up 1-0.
Bottom 5, Blazers take a 2-1 lead on a Carpenter RBI single and a Betts RBI double.
After 5.2, Kershaw takes an early shower with a random injury, preventing a possible QS by 0.1 IP.
1.1 of McGee, 1.1 of Furbush and KRod preserve the Blazer 2-1 win.
WP Kershaw (13-2)
LP Archer (8-2)
S KRod (17)
Game 2: Sale @ Tanaka
A Lowrie second inning solo shot gives NM a 1-0 lead.
An Arenado RBI double and Seager RBI single put Los Altos up 2-1 in the third.
Top 5, Rizzo launches a 3 run bomb for a 5-1 Los Altos lead.
Bottom 9, Kelly Johnson PH’s a solo shot and Greg Garcia singles bringing the tying run to the on deck circle with 2 outs, but Carpenter pops up to end the Los Altos 5-2 win.
WP Sale (12-2)
LP Tanaka (7-2)
Game 3: Cole @ Iwakuma
A Choo first inning RBI single is followed by a Peralta 3rd inning RBI single for a quick 2-0 Blazer lead.
Top 4, an Arenado RBI double and Seager RBI single tie the game
Top 7, a Turner PH RBI double is followed by a Panik safety squeeze and a Brantley 2 RBI double. Los Altos in control 6-2.
Top 8, with 2 outs, a single, double, E5, and Bautista 3 run bomb put the game away for Los Altos 10-2.
WP Cole (9-4)
LP Iwakuma (8-3)
Game 4: Gibson @ Warren
Top 3, Vogt sac fly plates a run for a 1-0 Taker lead.
Top 4, Takers score 3 more, with 2 outs, on an Arenado HR, Heyward RBI single and Vogt RBI single for a 4-0 Los Altos lead.
Bottom 8, Los Altos in cruise control up to this point but Blazes fight back on a Betts double, Choo RBI triple, and Peralta RBI single with no outs. Manship ends the threat coming on and getting a DP and a groundout.
Bottom 9, Clint Robinson greats closer Giles with a solo shot pulling the Blazers within one run. Greg Garcia doubles over Bautista’s head putting the tying run on second base. Castro flew out advancing the tying run to third with one out. Then Carpenter, who ended the Blazer rally in a bad way in game two with a pop up plates Garcia, and himself, after depositing a 2-0 fastball in the upper deck in right giving the Blazers an improbable come from behind 5-4 win.
WP KRod (1-1)
LP Giles (2-2)
New Milford ends Chapter One at 58-22 and goes 18-6 on the chapter.