California High School Baseball - California City edged by DesertApril 17, 2012: Edwards AFB, CA 93523
The Desert Scorpions got by the visiting California City baseball team by a count of 11-10 in Tuesday's league game.
The Scorpions (4-7) will now prepare for their game against Kern Valley (Lake Isabella, CA). The Broncs go into the High Desert game with a 15-2 record. In their last game, Kern Valley was edged by Bishop (Bishop, CA), 2-1, in a league game.
The (1-7) will now prepare for their game against Frazier Mountain (Lebec, CA). The Falcons go into the High Desert game with a 7-4 record. In their last game, Frazier Mountain tipped Rosamond (Rosamond, CA), 3-1, in a league game.
We started real well however in the 4th the started ran out of gas and releif could not hold on to his 8-0 lead. The team played again down to the last pitch the last play the last out and won its first league victory since 2004. There were great performances by Steele for 3 innings on the mound, Hopkins going 3-4 with 2 RBI's, Grimes in the Top of the 7th 2 0uts bases loaded diving catch in left field for 3rd Out and then sacrafice bunt to move Snyder from 2nd to 3rd after being hit by the pitch to get on and a stolen base, with 1 out and an 0-1 count on Aki they preformed the perfect squeeze play to score snyder and getting a base hit bunt out of the deal for the Victory. Goooooooo Scorpions................