Slamming Home a Victory
The East Coast Slammers baseball team opened the Games with a victory over the Wild Weasels. Slammers jumped out to a 7-0 lead, but the Weasels fought back, loading the bases and cutting the lead to 9-6 before the Slammers closed the door.
In other action, the Darwin Crocs opened their competition with a 13-3 win over Legends 1. Viagara Eagles topped the Bulls 16-5. Slammers followed their opening win up with another win over Wests Boomers 15-5. In the night cap Weasels bounced back to defeat the Legends2 team 17-7.
Day 2 action resulted in the Legends1 team recovering to beat the Viagara Eagles 16-0. The second game of the day saw the first comeback win. Legends2 jumped out to an early lead, just to see the Boomers score 6 runs in the last inning to eek out an 8-7 win. The day’s third game resulted in the first home run of the competition as the Weasels beat the Boomers 16-6.
In other action, Darwin Crocs topped the Bulls 16-2 and moved to 2-0 atop the Social 35 group. In the night cap, the Slammers improved to 3-0 with a win over the Bulls 15-3.