River Rats defeat Plum City in extra innings
It took 11 innings, but the Hudson River Rats finally came out on top of a 2-1 decision over the Plum City Blues on Saturday, July 7 in Plum City.
Both starting pitchers were on their games from the beginning. Rats' starter Paul Johnson was magnificent, giving up just three hits and one-earned run while striking out 13 batters in eight innings of work. Plum City pitcher Tony Garner was equally stellar, striking out 16 Rats in 10 innings on the mound.