Even with this amazing catch the Stanfield Tigers were unable to defeat the Heppner Mustangs
during their Tuesday night game. Heppner won 5-0. [img_1118]
Heppner Defeats Stanfield
Heppner won 5-0
Posted Thursday April 23, 2009
STANFIELD - The Stanfield Tigers were held scoreless as the Heppner Mustangs defeated them
by the score of 5-0 on Tuesday, April 21, 2009. The Mustang pitcher, Chance Day, struck out
18 Tigers on his way to the complete game win. Losing pitcher for the Tigers was Mario Madrigal.
The Tigers just couldn't get anything going at the plate. Heppner's Day kept the Tigers off
balance the whole game. The Tigers only got three runners on base over the course of the
Heppner scored one run in each of the first three innings to have a 3-0 lead at the end of
three innings. The Mustangs then scored two runs in the top of the fifth to take a 5-0 lead.
That was it for the scoring in the game.
LEFT - Stanfield's starting pitcher Mario Madrigal went four and a third innings and
gave up five runs. [img_1004]
RIGHT - A Heppner baserunner rounds second on his way to third. [img_1043]
LEFT - Quin Grogan of Stanfield took over pitching in the top of the fifth inning. [img_1055]
RIGHT - Chance Day of Heppner had an outstanding game. He struck out 18 and held the Tigers
scoreless in the complete game. [img_1075]
LEFT and RIGHT - Chance Day pitched the complete game for Heppner. [img_1078 and img_1079]
LEFT - Quin Grogan struck out four in the last two and two thirds innings.
RIGHT - It seemed like the only time Tiger batters connected it was a foul ball. [img_1101]