For eight innings, the Bulldogs were in control, leading 5-2 and doing everything right.
Until the top of the 9th. In an unpredictable manner, the Waves rallied back — and rallied hard. On five hits, Fresno State’s hopes of advancing were dashed when Pepperdine scored six runs — four on a grand slam by Matt Forgatch.
Pepperdine won 8-5, eliminating Fresno State from the regional.
The Waves advanced to play the Stanford Cardinal later in the evening. » Continue reading “Palo Alto Regional: And The Cardinal Emerge Victorious”