Pressure-packed finish as Pirates hold off Cubs to win Babe Ruth Farm League Championship
Pirates third baseman Nathan Nordell places the tag on Cubs runner Trey Baker during the 2011 Babe Ruth Farm League Championship at Salas Park in Lodi on Thursday, June 16, 2011.
Posted: Friday, June 17, 2011 12:00 am
Updated: 8:36 am, Fri Jun 17, 2011.
After Thursday night, Ryan Quijalvo and his Pirates teammates
can add another name to the front of their uniforms: Champions.
As the sun came down at Salas Park, the Pirates (9-4-1) raised
their 2011 Babe Ruth Farm League Championship trophies into the air
after defeating the Cubs 6-4.
Friday, June 17, 2011 12:00 am.
Updated: 8:36 am.