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LIVE: Dust Devils vs. Salem-Keizer Volcanoes

Tri-City 2, Salem-Keizer 1 FINAL: Jordan Ribera reached on an infield single with one out, after Jaron Shepherd pinch-ran, he moved to second on a wild pitch that struck out Leo Reyes.

With a 1-0, two-out count, catcher Ryan Casteel then bounced a single through the right side and Shepherd beat the throw home for the game-winner.

Salem-Keizer 1, Tri-City 1 Mid-9th: A walk, stolen base, bunt hit, stolen base and a walk loaded the bases with one out.

But then reliever Rafael Suarez beared down, striking out Mike Murray and inducing a groundout from Brett Krill to escape the jam and keep the game tied.

Tri-City 1, Salem-Keizer 1 End 8th: Another quick inning for both pitchers, as neither offense puts a runner on base.

Tri-City 1, Salem-Keizer 1 End 7th: Ryan Casteel drew a leadoff walk, but was left stranded at first base as new Volcanoes pitcher Keith Bilodeau worked around it.

Tri-City 1, Salem-Keizer 1 End 6th: On an 0-2, one-out pitch, Jordan Ribera lifted a high fly to center field scoring Tyler Massey to tie the game.

Massey reached on another infield single, then went to third on a fly ball double by Jared Simon.

Salem-Keizer 1, Tri-City 0 End 5th: The Dust Devils had their best chance of the game, putting the first two on with no outs and eventually loading the bases with two outs, but they couldn't push a run across.

Brian Humphries hit the ball hard, but right at the second baseman to end the inning.

Salem-Keizer 1, Tri-City 0 End 4th: The Dust Devils picked up their second hit of the game, but Tyler Massey was then cut down trying to steal. Nothing else doing for Tri-City in the inning.

Salem-Keizer 1, Tri-City 0 Mid 4th: And the perfect game is gone. So is the no-hitter and the shutout.

Kaohi Downing singled in Jesus Galindo, who doubled leading off the fourth. The Volcanoes now have the lead.

Tri-City 0, Salem-Keizer 0 End 3rd: We have a pitcher's duel going here at Gesa Stadium.

Bergman has a perfect game going with four strikeouts, while SK's Mendoza has allowed just the one hit and struck out three.

Tri-City 0, Salem-Keizer 0 END 2ND: Leo Reyes banged out the game's first hit, singling to left center, but was stranded at second base.

End 1st Both pitchers were sharp in the opening frame, as Tri-City's Christian Bergman struck out two. Tri-City 0, Salem-Keizer 0

Pregame: We are about 15 minutes from first pitch on a bit of a chilly night.

Last time I covered a game it was near 100, tonight it is already in the 70s and the sun is still up.

Starting lineups:

Salem-Keizer (17-16 second half, 33-38 overall)

No. 6 Jesus Galindo, CF

No. 35 Kaohi Downing, 2B

No. 12 Joe Panik, SS

No. 35 Mike Murray, DH

No. 10 Brett Krill, RF

No. 15 Dan Burkhart, C

No. 26 Garrett Buechele, 3B

No. 13 Ben Thomas, 1B

No. 20 Chuckie Jones, LF

No. 31 Leonardo Mendoza, RHP, 5-5, 4.43 ERA

Tri-City (18-15, 40-31)

No. 46 Brian Humphries, CF

No. 14 Taylor Featherston, SS

No. 5 Tyler Massey, LF

No. 22 Jared Simon, RF

No. 50 Jordan Ribera, 1B

No. 33 Leo Reyes, DH

No. 7 Ryan Casteel, C

No. 43 Jayson Langfels, 3B

No. 6 David Hernandez, 2B

No. 21 Christian Bergman, RHP, 7-5, 2.69 ERA

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