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Uviedo Wins, Gimenez Homers

Uviedo Wins, Gimenez Homers

AUSTRALIAN LEAGUEAdelaide Bite  6,  Melbourne Aces  3  --  Paul Mildren made the start for the Aces, pitching 6.1 innings, and allowing 6 hits with 6 strikeouts.  His own throwing error after a double gave the Aces their first run in the 2nd inning.  The Bite came right back to tie the score at 1-1 in the top of the 3rd, with a run on a walk, a single, and an RBI ground out.  Mildren gave up only two singles and a walk over the next 4 innings, and one of those base runners was thrown out trying to steal second base.  But Mildren was tiring in the 7th, and the inning began with a single and a double, then a ground out.  Mildren was relieved, but both base runners scored on a single given up by the reliever, and Mildren was responsible for those runs.  His teammates bailed him out by scoring 4 runs in the top of the 8th (two doubles, a single, three walks, and two errors) and one more in the 9th (double and single), as the Bite pulle...

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