Heat fold as Tols deals in the series opener

Josh Tols during the 1st game of the series between the Perth Heat V Melbourne Aces from the 2017/2018 Australian Baseball League held at the Perth Harley Davidson Ballpark : SMP Images/ James Worsfold
Josh Tols dominated at Perth Harley Davidson Ballpark last night : SMP Images/ James Worsfold

PERTH – It was the Josh Tols show last night at Perth Harley Davidson Ballpark as the crafty lefty threw the Heat bats off balance with his sublime pitching going 7 innings complete giving up just 1 hit.

The former Adelaide Bite reliever has historically had the better of the men from the west and continued to show in front of new Team Australia manager, Steve Fish why he is an integral part of the Southern Thunder.

Dan Vaughan caught up with Tolsy after his stellar performance

The Aces bats were electric an none more defined then former big leader, Delmon Young

Former Heater, Allan De San Miguel also joined the Home Run party with a sweet shot to left to knock the Heat out:





For the Home side, a good start from Alex Boshers went begging and the only real offensive highlight was courtesy of Jake Fraley

Final Score 9-2 Melbourne’s way – Dan Vaughan caught up with Andy Kyle postgame:

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