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Stallions drop season opener

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The Madera South Stallions looked to have things under control Tuesday in the season opener against Buhach Colony-Atwater, taking a 2-1 lead into the fifth inning.

However, Buhach Colony scored three runs in the fifth off ace Anthony Valley and added two more runs off Salvador Martinez for a 6-2 victory in the opening game of the Central Baseball Classic at Madera South.

“This was a disappointing start to the season,” head coach John Fernandez said. “Our approaches at the plate were off and our discipline at the plate was bad. It was just a poor performance on offense.”

The Stallions banged out six hits, including two from Ezekiel Gallardo. However, the Stallions struck out 10 times and drew one walk...


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