CAL RIPKEN AROO'S UPDATE NUMBER 5
The young Aussie boys guaranteed a second round berth in the World Series with an impressive 7-4 victory over
The Koreans came back with 2 runs in the 2nd innings and the scored remained locked up at 3-3 until the 3rd innings when an uncharacteristic fielding error gave
Matthew Bright came on in relief and was backed up by a sensational double play in the fifth from centre field by Preston Yochim who took a great catch and threw out the advancing runner at third base. By now the Koreans were out of gas and with three up, three down in the final innings, the team had recorded its second win in as many starts to be a prefect 2 and 0.
The team appears to be growing in confidence as well as character. In an amazing statistic, all 7 runs were scored with two out, but this is just a reflection of the attitude of these young men. For the second game in a row, the large Aussie contingent, who have traveled to see their boys play, left the ballpark as proud Aussies. Tomorrow the side takes on