Marcos Sequeira went 2 for 4 with two RBI and three stolen bases and was part of a three-man pitching rotation that limited the Spreckels Park Tigers to just five hits in a 12-2 Northgate Giants win in Juniors Division action.
Logan Harries and Victor Alonzo were the other two Giants pitchers and Harries was in on seven putouts. Jamari Milligan and Jake Lill also played stellar defense for the Giants.
Victor Alonzo led the Giants hitting parade, going 3 for 4 with a two-run home run, three runs and four stolen bases. Milligan was 2 for 2 with two RBI and a pair of runs.
Braves 9, Reds 1
Willie Segura was a one-man wrecking crew for the Braves, going 3 for 3 with a home run, two doubles, five RBI along with striking out three in two innings of scoreless relief.
Segura had a lot of help. Romeo Torres was 3 for 3 with two doubles and two RBI; Charlie Sanders (triple) and Tyler Looney (double, two RBI) were both 2 for 4 and Josh Lewallen singled and was hit by a pitch.
Looney threw out a runner at first from left field as did Romeo Torres on a sharp grounder deep in the hole at third. Torres pitched two innings with four strike outs, yielding one run and Justin Severson pitched two scoreless innings with three strike outs.
White Sox 13, Cardinals 8
It was a home-run family affair with John-Paul Campos from the White Sox and Diego Gonzalez and Daniel Gonzalez – all cousins – each hitting a home run.
Cameron Pickering of the White sox got in on the home run derby, hitting one while going 3 for 4 with six RBI, a double and two runs. Ivan Vieira was 3 for 3 with an RBI and three runs.
Diego Gonzalez was 2 for 4.
Orioles 11, Giants 2
Brandon Pine remains undefeated with three wins for the Orioles, throwing five complete innings striking out 10 with no walks, giving up just two hits and one run.
Collins Schluer came on in relief, giving up one run with two walks and a strikeout.
Pine stood out at the plate as well, going 3 for 3 with a triple and a double to lead a 12-hit Orioles parade. Cody Lee was 2 for 3 with a triple and Alijah Salas and Cole Saunders each had a pair of singles. George Mendoza ripped a triple and was hit by pitch. Schluer and Josh Seals both singled.
For the Giants, Kila Day had a game-starting triple and scored on a fielder’s choice. Kyle Wlodarczyk had the only other hit for the Giants, beating out a single in the fifth inning.