Jacks ease past H’ton in 6 innings

Left, Diboll’s Alex Grimaldo heads back to third base during an 11-1 win over Huntington. Grimaldo was 4-4 at the plate, including a double that gave the Lumberjacks a 10-run-rule win in the sixth. Above, winning pitcher Alex Aguilar looks for a sign from his catcher.

Left, Diboll’s Alex Grimaldo heads back to third base during an 11-1 win over Huntington. Grimaldo was 4-4 at the plate, including a double that gave the Lumberjacks a 10-run-rule win in the sixth. Above, winning pitcher Alex Aguilar looks for a sign from his catcher.

Alex Grimaldo had a big night at the plate, going 4-for-4 with two doubles and a triple to lead the Diboll Lumberjacks to an 11-1 home win over Huntington on Friday, Feb. 22.

Alex Aguilar earned the win, going five innings and allowing just three hits and the one run. He struck out seven.

Aguilar helped his cause at the plate with two hits.

Angel Hernandez also had two hits, including a double.

The Lumberjacks scored in each of their six at-bats, winning in the sixth via the 10-run rule.

In the bottom of the sixth, Gunner Horton led off with a single to left field, and Eric Dejesus followed with a double to left. Christian Palacio loaded the bases by walking, and Aguilar hit a hot grounder past second base to score two runs. Grimaldo then

Photos by Richard Nelson

Photos by Richard Nelson

finished things off with a double to the center field fence

The Lumberjacks play at Carthage on Thursday evening.