The DeKalb County Tigers opened their season Thursday with a 6 to 2 win over the Community Vikings at Unionville.
The Tigers scored one run in the first, second, and third innings; two runs in the fifth, and one run in the sixth inning. The Vikings scored two runs in the first inning.
Shane Salley, the winning pitcher for the Tigers, went four innings and faced seventeen batters. He gave up no runs on four hits, struck out two, and walked one..
Tyler Kent got the save. He went two innings and faced six batters. Kent gave up no runs on one hit and he struck out one.
Cody Puckett, the starting pitcher, went one inning and faced six batters. He gave up two earned runs. Puckett struck out one, walked two, and hit a batter.
The game ended on a double play with a ground ball to Matthew Giles who threw to Destry Wiggins for the out at second. Wiggins then hurled the ball to Andrew Atnip at first for the third out.
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