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GSM denies Indians win, 16-6

FIRSTBASEMAN Pete Tomokane drove in two runs with a single in the fourth, as GSM surged to a series of run-scoring base hits to deny the Indians first taste of win in the Saipan Baseball League’s regular season on Tuesday at the Francisco Tanko Palacios Baseball Field.

With first baseman John Acosta hitting the first RBI of the game, starting pitcher Perry Celis and third baseman Richard Atalig hitting single and scoring runs apiece on defenders’ errors the Indians had the advantage in the top of the second inning.baseball05XL

Aside from Tomokane’s two-run single, second baseman Diego Camacho delivered an RBI single to help GSM took the lead in the bottom of the fourth.

Right fielder Tom Camacho, Diego Camacho, Tomokane and leftfielder Jerome Delos Santos kept the bases pounded with run-scoring base hits and GSM widened the gap in the bottom of the fifth.

Delos Santos had another RBI double while designated hitter Kaoni Kaipat contributed RBIs in the seventh and eighth inning to pull GSM away in the eighth.