Lodi Flames burn Franklin Yellowjackets 18-3, roll to 2-0 in SJAA
Franklin's Juan Ortega puts the tag on Lodi's Joey Armstrong picking him off at first base in early-inning action in game held at Franklin High School. Lodi won 18-3, sealing the San Joaquin Athletic Association victory with a six-run seventh inning. (Calixtro Romias/The Record)
Posted: Thursday, March 25, 2010 12:00 am
A pitcher's best friend can be his defense — just ask Lodi's
Borges entered the game in the bottom of the sixth Thursday
against host Franklin trailing Lodi 11-3 with the bases loaded on
no outs. The next four pitches yielded two line drives — one to
first baseman Alex Faszer who doubled up a Yellowjackets runner at
second — and the other to third to end the inning.
Thursday, March 25, 2010 12:00 am.