1 -- color) Yhency Brazoban trudges off the field as Pat Burrell, left, heads home on a walk-off
homer by Ryan Howard, right.
Marcelino Montero gave Littlerock a 1-0 upset of second-place Palmdale on Friday by hitting a walk-off
home run in a game in which the Lobos were being no-hit.
The tag stuck right up until the last pitch he threw for the Yankees, a momentum-turning, walk-off
homer to Florida's Alex Gonzalez in the 12th inning of Game 4 of last year's World Series.
Loyola Marymount 9, San Diego 8: Jonathan Higashi led off the bottom of the ninth with a walk-off
home run as the host Lions (10-4, 3-0) completed a three-game sweep of San Diego (6-11, 0-3), the two-time defending West Coast Conference champion.
The UCLA sophomore hit a 12th-inning walk-off
home run Tuesday to lift the Bruins to a 3-2 victory over visiting UC Santa Barbara at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
After all, the Angels played 14 innings spanning more than five hours Thursday night, suffered a grim walk-off
loss to the Montreal Expos, then grabbed a flight in the wee hours of Friday morning from humid Puerto Rico to even more humid South Florida.
Pepperdine also topped UC Santa Barbara 5-2 on a walk-off
grand slam by Chris Kelly three weeks ago.
Garret Anderson's two-run, walk-off
home run off Seattle ace reliever Kazuhiro Sasaki ended two streaks.
Fox and NBC told baseball there'd be no walk-off
victory after the networks were informed it'd be in their best interest to pay triple the rights fees if they wanted to keep promoting their product on an annual basis.
then said he did not want to see such walk-offs
in the future.