Royals 1 Indians 0 Game 1 Recap 8/23
John Pardo pitched 9 1/3 strong innings to carry the Santa Cruz Royals to a 1-0 win over the Indians in 10 innings on Sunday.
Chris "Make it" Rains helped the Santa Cruz Royals pull ahead for the duration in the tenth inning with a double off the wall scoring Ninja Master Chris Highlander who singled to get on base in the tenth. He then went from first to second on a stolen base.
Santa Cruz Royals closer Pascual Del Real put away the final two outs to record his 9th save.