Ottawa Downs Jackals in Game Two of Series
Designated hitter Eduard Pinto singled home 2B Jiandido Tromp with the go-ahead run in the seventh inning as Ottawa downed New Jersey, 11-8. The Champions had an 8-2 lead through three innings of play before the Jackals plated three runs in the fourth and three more in the sixth to tie the contest up at 8-8.
Ottawa pounded out 12 hits in the contest with four batters having multi-hit games. Champions 3B Malik Collymore led the way going 2-for-4 with two runs scored and three stolen bases. Collymore has now stolen six bases in the last two games and currently leads the league with 41. Along with Collymore, Tromp went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and an RBI while CF Steve Brown scored two runs and drove in two in a 1-for-5 night.
Pitcher Kyle Chavez tossed 1 2/3 innings of scoreless relief to grab the victory for Ottawa. The righty allowed only a hit in the six batters he faced. Chavez is now 1-0 on the year.
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