With his team down 1-0 going into the bottom half of the fourth inning Wednesday against visiting Lexington, Arlington High’s Jonathan Matos asked his teammates, who had yet to get a hit, for a little help while he was walking off the mound.
“Come on! Let’s go!” he shouted coming back to the bench.
Left fielder Dan Russell must have heard him, as four batters later, with the bases loaded and one out, Russell absolutely crushed a ball over Lexington’s left fielder.
Russell easily could have circled the bases, but the ball rolled down Pond Terrace, which is a ground-rule double at Spy