Friday Highlights: Majors earn first win as the Panthers bounce back

Photo by Matt Hiscox

London 13, Brantford 5

  • The Majors used a seven-run sixth inning and added five more in the seventh to pace the way.
  • During the big sixth inning, Eduardo de Oleo started things off with a solo home run, before Byron Reichstein bookended the frame with a two-run shot over the fence.
  • Jon Dziomba provided most of the Red Sox offence with three RBI, including a  two-run homer in the fifth inning.
  • Abdiel Velasquez struck out four and gave up four runs on four hits in seven innings of work for the Majors
  • Jeremias Sucre took the loss. 

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Kitchener 12, Hamilton 3

  • Blake Jacklin had four hits, one RBI and a stolen base to lead the way for the Panthers. 
  • Liam Wilson also showed his power, hitting his second home run of the season.
  • The Panthers started off hot, scoring a run in the first inning, before adding two runs in the third and sixth. They broke the game wide open thanks to a five-spot in the eighth inning.
  • Starter Jose Vasquez paced the Panthers, striking out 10 Cardinals batters and giving up five hits in six innings of work.
  • Colby Ring was credited with the loss on the mound.

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