Sarah was cold coming off the bench, but Sarah warmed up quickly as Sarah stroked a key pinch-hit single in the three to lead the Explosion-14u (3-1) to a 13-11 win over the Blizzard-14u (0-3) on Sunday at Raider Park.
With the Explosion-14u trailing by one in the third inning, Sarah came to the plate and singled.
Both squads had things going at the plate, tallying 24 runs and 22 hits, including zero extra base hits. Both bullpens were busy with six pitchers used in the game as the skippers of both squads tried to finish it off.
The teams traded runs for most of the contest, leading to six lead changes in the game.
The Explosion-14u finally managed to grab the lead after a strong third inning. Scored Ashley and gave the Explosion-14u the lead for good.
Even though Sarah allowed six runs over 2 1/3 innings he still recorded the victory, his first of the season. He struck out none, walked two and surrendered 11 hits.
Mo (0-1) took the loss for the Blizzard-14u. He lasted just zero innings, walked five, struck out none, and allowed five runs.