Late Score Costs Warriors Against Phoenix
Friday’s game against Phoenix was a heartbreaker for Warriors, as they lost the lead late in a 4-2 defeat. The game was tied at two with Phoenix batting in the top of the fourth when Seth Ross singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
Warriors opened up scoring in the first inning. Warriors scored one run when Gil Alon singled.
Phoenix pulled away for good with three runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth Nadav Russakov hit a solo homer and Roye Shelem singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Ross was the winning pitcher for Phoenix. The pitcher went six innings, allowing two runs on five hits and striking out eight.
Adi Leon took the loss for Warriors. The right-hander allowed five hits and four runs over four and two-thirds innings, striking out seven.
Kfir Leon started the game for Warriors but had to exit due to a leg injury. The righty surrendered zero runs on zero hits over one and one-third innings, striking out one
Alon led Warriors with two hits in two at bats. Warriors was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. Bar Shrem made the most plays with eight.
Shelem went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Phoenix in hits.