Team Misgav Defeats Thunderbirds Despite Allowing 3-Run Inning
Team Misgav weathered a scare by Thunderbirds in the third inning where Team Misgav coughed up three runs, but Team Misgav still won 12-5 on Monday. Thunderbirds’s big inning was driven by a triple by Talia Schwartz, a single by Adi Baran, and a groundout by Yael Galpert.
Thunderbirds got on the board in the first inning. Galpert doubled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Team Misgav knotted the game up at one in the bottom of the first inning, when.
After Thunderbirds scored three runs in the top of the third, Team Misgav answered with three of their own. Thunderbirds scored when Baran singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run, Galpert grounded out, scoring one run, and Schwartz tripled on a 0-2 count, scoring one run. Team Misgav then answered when Tahara Gaiegos singled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run, Inbar Alagim drew a walk, scoring one run, and Adi Kahn drew a walk, scoring one run.
Team Misgav pulled away for good with five runs in the second inning. In the second Gaiegos drew a walk, scoring one run, Michelle Nehrer drew a walk, scoring one run, Alagim drew a walk, scoring one run, and Kahn drew a walk, scoring one run.
Lital Kahn was the winning pitcher for Team Misgav. Kahn went five innings, allowing five runs on four hits and striking out six.
Baran took the loss for Thunderbirds. The righthander allowed one hit and 12 runs over four innings, striking out eight.
Gaiegos led Team Misgav with one hit in two at bats.