Game summary: Mon 15 May 5:30 PM
Powered By Thurber's Grand Slam, Reds Take First Place
RHP/3B Willem Thurber's fourth inning Grand Slam and 3+ innings of two-run ball vaulted the Reds into sole possession of first place. C Turner Clews got the Reds started early with an RBI single in the first. 1B Joey Reynolds hit two doubles and made a number of deft plays in the field. LF Jasmine Vargas had a base hit in her only plate appearance but also made a great catch in the outfield. 2B Jett Emery had two hits and added steady defense. The A's were in this one the whole time despite Thurber's slam. Down 9-2, they rallied for five runs in the late innings led by hits from LF Keagan Systo and C Alex McClelland. CF Brandon Weeks hit a triple and a double. 3B Bronson Finnell and 1B Thomas Bell also had hits for the Athletics.