The Armada defeat the Yuma Scorpions 3-0, and now advance to a 15-16 record in the GBL South Division, one game below the .500 mark.
Bottom of the third, Steve young started things off with a walk, then stole second base to put himself in position to score. After a fly ball into left field by Omar Bramasco, it allowed Young to come home and score, and it gave the Armada a 1-0 lead.
Bottom of the sixth, Napolean Calzado started with a base hit, and then stole second. Calzado was able to advance to third thanks to a wild pitch from Salazar. Then another wild pitch from Salazar allowed Calzado to come home and score, giving the Armada a 2-0 lead.
Bouchie and Edgecome got back to back walks in the bottom of the eighth to put runners on first and second . Daryl Jones came through for the Armada with a sacrifice fly to give the fleet a 3-0 lead.
Hideki Irabu finished the night allowing only one walk, and striking out four, in seven innings.
The Armada finish off the series tomorrow with the first pitch scheduled for 6:35 pm. Make your way out to Blair Field for some baseball, and a special fireworks show after the game. What a better way to kick off fourth of July weekend with Armada Baseball and Fireworks. See you there.