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Cubs come back to drop Taft 9-8 in extras

Posted: Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Teammates swarm to congratulate Newportís Matt Haynes, far right, after he made the game winning hit in the bottom of the tenth inning of the Cubsí 9-8 defeat of the Taft Tigers. The Cubs will play Central today for second place in the Oregon West. (Photo by Rockne Roll)

When the Newport and Taft baseball teams get together, itís usually quite a show. As it turned out, Wednesday nightís version needed a few encores.

Tyler Dordan bombed a two-run shot over the right field wall to score the tying run, Jace Duty threw a no-hit final inning and the Newport Cubs edged out the Taft Tigers 9-8 in a 10-inning shootout to complete a season sweep of the Tigers and put themselves in position for a second place finish in the Oregon West.

For the complete article see the 05-10-2013 issue.

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