Cubs escape Dodgers 6-5
by Tony McGuire
The third game of little league opening day put the Cubs and the Dodgers on the field. This would prove to be the closest game of the day as the Cubs came away with the 6-5 win.
The Dodgers opened the game with three runs in the first inning. The Cubs came back with two in their half, bringing the score to 3-2. The Cubs then scored two more in the second inning, giving them the 4-3 advantage.
The Cubs scored another run in the third inning (5-3), but allowed the Dodgers to tie the score in the fifth inning (5-all). However, the Cubs were able to pull out the win with a lone run in the bottom of the sixth inning (6-5).
Cubs stats: R. Couch 2 hits and 1 run, D. Bryant 1 run, C. Ford 1 hit and 1 run, D. Combs 1 hit, C. Baker 1 hit and 2 runs, and D. Chaney 1 hit and 1 run.
Dodgers stats: K. Johnson 2 hits (HR) and 1 run, D. Fields 1 hit and 2 runs, B. Dixon 1 hit and 1 run, J. Johnson 1 run, and C. Walker 1 hit.
Commentscomments powered by Disqus
Local Gas Prices