Print Red Sox hand Giants first loss of season
Written by Brian Bergner   
Friday, 15 June 2012 00:00

Having gone undefeated throughout the regular season, the Verde Valley Giants baseball team was served a bit of humble pie Friday, June 8, losing to the Prescott Valley Red Sox, 8-6.

Justin Tanner waits on a pitch Friday, June 8, in the first inning at the Tournament of Champions in Prescott Valley. Tanner and the Verde Valley Giants baseball team lost to the Verde Valley Red Sox, 8-6.Verde Valley came into the Tournament of Champions this past weekend with a near perfect 17-0-1 record but struggled early against the Red Sox at Mountain Valley Park in Prescott Valley on Friday.

“Of course we had to play one of our worst games of the season. We had four errors in the game,” longtime skipper Pete Kelly said.

For the full story, see the Wednesday, June 13, edition of the Cottonwood Journal Extra.