|Copyright 2006 Oshawa Dodgers
Palmer Dominates as Dodgers Fall to Majors
In Oshawa, Josh Palmer pitched a complete game five-hitter, leading the
first place London Majors past the Oshawa Dodgers 8-0.
Palmer struck out four and walked three in a dominating performance to
give the Majors a 2-0 lead in the series, while also saving the London
bullpen for the rest of the series, which will feature five more games in
five nights, weather permitting.
The Majors blew opened the game with four runs in the fourth inning off
Oshawa starter and loser Adam Garner and added three more runs in
Rudy Vallejos had two hits and drove in three runs for the Majors, while
Kevin Virtue added a pair of doubles and Jess Bechard homered and
had two RBI.
Steve Wickens had two hits in a losing cause for Oshawa. Garner went 5
2/3 innings, allowing seven runs – just three earned – on six hits with two
strikeouts and two walks.
WP - Josh Palmer
LP - Adam Garner