After two days off due to the Fall-Stars Game on Saturday, the Peoria Javelinas began the final ten-game stretch to end the AFL season. They took on the first place Surprise Saguaros on Monday night and lost 1-0. The defeat gave the Javelinas an 11-9 record, dropping them to three games back in the standings.

Jared Oliva, who participated in the Fall-Stars Game, batted third tonight and played center field. He went 0-for-3 with a walk, and he stole his league leading eighth base in nine attempts. He now has a .373 average and a 1.072 OPS in 17 games.

Oneil Cruz was at shortstop and batting seventh. He went 1-for-2 with a walk. Cruz stole his first base of the fall, but was also caught stealing. He’s now hitting .194 with a .532 OPS.

Blake Cederlind came on in the fifth and threw a scoreless inning, with a walk, hit batter and two strikeouts. He threw 15 pitches, with nine going for strikes. He has given up one run over six innings in six appearances this fall.

Here’s the boxscore.

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