ASSL '81: Spokane vs Seltzer
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Seltzer (good team, 2nd place) vs Spokane (really good team, 1st place). Spokane scored in the first inning in each of the 4 games. Seltzer was only able to crawl back to win 1 of the those 4.
Willie Aikens (huge series) hit a 2 run 1st inning homer. Terry Kennedy later homered and drove in 4 in the game as Spokane won 8-5. Steve Trout moved to 13-4.
Spokane got 2 in the 1st, but Seltzer got back in this one. Jerry Remy was big in this one for Seltzer. His 2 run double in the 6th tied it and his single in the 8th won it. George Frazier notched his 16th save. Final 5-4 Seltzer.
Butch Hobson hit his 1st homer of the season as Spokane built up an early 5-1 lead. Seltzer pecked away but fell short 8-4. George Hendrick and Pete Rose each drove in 2 as well as Hobson.
Tim Raines 3 run homer in the top of the 12th powered Spokane to a 6-2 win in 12. Aikens drove in a run in the 1st and added an insurance homer in the 12th.