By Sam Conner
The Bulldogs defeated the Alchesay Falcons 18-2 in Winslow last Saturday. The win left the Bulldogs with a record of 16-8.
Caleb Cirre got the win, working four innings on the mound. He gave up two runs, only one of which was earned, on just two hits, a hit batsman and a walk. He fanned five. His brother Matt Cirre worked the final inning of the game, which was called under the mercy rule after five innings, and did not allow a run on no hits and a walk with two strikeouts.
Winslow scored six runs in the first inning on five hits and two walks. Henry Montiel had two doubles in the inning. Rey Chavez-Velez had a triple, and Adrian Montoya and C.J. Chacon each had a single in the rally, during which one batter reached on a wild pitch strikeout.
The Bulldogs plated seven runs in the third inning for a 13-0 lead. Montiel pasted his third double of the game in that inning and Chacon hit a home run. Montoya had a double, and there were two hit batsmen and a walk.
Alchesay scored twice in the top of the fourth inning on a walk, a double and a Winslow error. The Bulldogs ended the scoring with a five-run bottom of the fourth inning on a single by Caleb Cirre, a triple by Colton Corum, a single by Devon Flanagan, a walk and six Alchesay errors.
Montiel was 3 for 3 with three doubles. Chacon was 2 for 2 with a home run. Chavez-Velez was 2 for 2. Caleb Cirre and Flanagan were each 1 for 1. Matt Cirre was 2 for 3 with a triple. Montoya was 2 for 4 with a double. Corum was 1 for 3 with a triple.
The Bulldogs will host the Round Valley Elks on Saturday, April 26, and journey to Snowflake to end the regular season against the Lobos on Wednesday, April 30.
By Sam Conner