Palo Alto Oaks claim baseball victory over the Ports


Jon Quintal, who plays at Michigan-Dearborn, drove in two runs and the Palo Alto Oaks beat the visiting San Leandro Ports 5-2 in a Bay Area Collegiate League baseball game Sunday at Gunn High.

Wilcox and De Anza alum Taiga Sato added two hits for the Oaks. Tyler Winston and Tony Masetti also drove in runs.

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Starter Jacob Hurd, who played at William Jessup in the spring, allowed two runs, one earned, on four hits over six innings to gain the victory. He struck out five and walked one.

Cody Hall added two scoreless innings and Brian Tatman pitched the ninth for the save.

Masetti drew a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the sixth to break a 2-2 tie for the Oaks, who travel to Northgate High for a game against the West Coast Kinngs Gold on Tuesday at 5 p.m.

Palo Alto added a pair of run in the seventh when Johnson and Sato executing a double steal, with Sato scoring. Winston added an RBI single.

Quintal recorded his RBIs in the first inning.

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