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Three Hits For Avila, Three RBI for Noris

Three Hits For Avila, Three RBI for Noris

GCL Pirates� 5,� GCL Tigers� 3 (box)
3B Eric Avila collected 3 hits, a double and two singles, to lead the Pirates in their 11-hit game against the Tigers this afternoon.� Avila began the game with a single, and moved to second base on rehabbing RF Wes Freeman's single.� CF Gregory Polanco brought in Avila with another single, to give the Pirates a 1-0 lead.
The Tigers tied it up in the bottom of the 4th, wiht a double, two wild pitches by starter Jarryd Sullivan, and an RBI single.� The Pirates came right back in the top of the 5th with 2 more runs.� 2B Luis Solano led off with a single and stole second base.� He went to third on a ground out, and scored on Avila's double.� Another single by Freeman brought in Avila.� Then the Tigers tied the score again in the bottom of the frame.� A fi...

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