The Palm Springs Power advanced to the S-C-C-B-L championship series with a 4-2 victory over the Arroyo Seco Sentinals Thursday night and will play the San Diego Force on Friday at Grossmont College at 4:30. Game 2 will be in Palm Springs on Saturday at 7:05.
In Major League Baseball action, the Padres blew a 4 run lead with 6 outs to go in St Louis as the Cards beat the friars 6-5.
The Dodgers handed Steven Strasburg his first loss as the LA beat the Washington Nationals 6-3. Justin Turner homered twice and Julio Urias pitched 4 solid innings.
The red hot Angels had the day off and will take on the Astros tomorrow with Shoe-maker getting the start for the Halos.