Tara Fastball Tournament
" A " Final
Port Elgin Blue Devils 6 Durham Dodgers 5
from Paul Nixon
Billy Carson and Brady Lantz shared the pitching duties for Durham to combine for 7 strikeouts, 1 walk and 9 hits.
Chas Thomas and Brian Lantz hit solo homers to put the Dodgers up 2-1 after 5 innings.
The Blue Devils responded with 3 runs in the top of the 6th to go up 4-2.
The Dodgers answered with 3 runs in the bottom of the 6th to take a 5-4 lead. Brian Lantz drove in one run with a single and Ty Sutter hit a two out single driving in 2 more runs.
The Blue Devils cashed in two more runs in the top of the 7th to go up 6-5. The Dodgers were unable to mount a come back and lost 6-5.
The Dodgers get another shot at the Blue Devils on Wednesday night in Port Elgin at 8:30 pm.