Royals 11 Angels 7 Game 2 Recap 7/19
Dual-threat carries the Santa Cruz Royals past the Angels 11-7
An impressive two-way performance from Pascual Del Real led the Santa Cruz Royals to a 11-7 win Sunday over the Angels, as Del Real came up huge at the dish and on the hill.
Del Real had a busy day at the plate, collecting two extra-base hits. He doubled in the first inning and homered in the fifth inning.
Del Real brought the heat against the Angels during his outing. Del Real held the Angels hitless over one inning, allowed no earned runs, walked one and struck out two.
The teams traded runs for most of the contest, leading to five lead changes in the game.
The Santa Cruz Royals pulled out the win thanks to a strong fifth inning. The Santa Cruz Royals went up for good on a two-run single by Chris Highlander off #9, scoring Brian Mangan and Craig Doleshel.
John Pardo got the win for the Santa Cruz Royals. He allowed no earned runs over 2 2/3 innings. Pardo struck out none, walked none and gave up one hit.
The top of the second saw the Santa Cruz Royals take an early lead, 1-0. Joe Newman singled, bringing home Matt Fraser after a single by Matt Fraser got things started.
The Angels pushed across two runs in both the third inning and the fifth. In the third, the Angels scored on a wild pitch, scoring #15.
The Santa Cruz Royals didn't give up the lead after the fifth inning. Additional runs came from an RBI double by Brian Mangan, two two-run blasts, and two singles.
Three runs in the bottom of the sixth helped the Angels close their deficit to 11-7. An RBI single by #22, a groundout by #18, and an RBI single by #14 triggered the Angels' comeback. #57 to end the Angels threat."Powered by Narrative Science and GameChanger Media. Copyright 2015. All rights reserved."