BayBears Repeat as Southern League ChampionsSeptember 15, 2012 - Southern League (SL) Mobile BayBears
Jon Griffin scored the only run of the game with a solo homer off Generals LHP Anthony Fernanadez to lead off the top of the third inning. BayBears RHP Mike Bolsinger threw seven shutout innings, limiting the Generals to just three hits and struck out five. After Bolsinger exited, LHP Eury De La Rosa recorded five of the final six outs, striking out three batters. With two outs in the ninth, and a runner on first, RHP Bo Shultz's first pitch to Mike Zunino was popped up to shallow right field where Alfredo Marte made the catch for the final out of the game.
Matt Davidson was named the 2012 Southern League Championship Series, Most Valuable Player. Davidson recorded three hits in the series against the Generals, one of which was a two-run walk off home run in game three that gave the BayBears a 4-2 win in ten innings.
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Southern League Stories from September 15, 2012
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