Game summary: Mon 05 Jun 5:30 PM
Athletics Explode With Nine Runs in the Fifth to Get Win
The Athletics' offense continued its impressive season on Monday night. Leadoff hitter C Alex McClelland peppered left field with a pair of hits and scored four runs. In the fifth inning, after hits from McClelland and CF Josh McKenney, RHP/SS Cameron Frost laced an RBI double. 3B/RHP Brandon Weeks and 2B Keagan Systo later hit doubles of their own. 1B Thomas Bell also added an RBI single. A's pitchers Frost, Weeks, and Karson Elliot held the Cardinals to just two runs and collectively struck out 10. The Cardinals had a late rally keyed by a double from RHP/SS Tristan Evans and keen baserunning by CF Makai Gardilcic. Gardilcic also made a fine catch on a deep fly ball. C Mason North added a base hit and continued to provide steady defense behind the plate.