G-1 Birds grab 2-0 lead in the 3rd on an unearned run and an Altuve single. The Plague score 3 in the 6th capped by a 2-run Goldschmidt homer. Span drove in an insurance run in the 7th for a 4-2 Plague win. Alvarez scattered 3 hits over 7.1 IP.
G-2 Birds entered the 8th up 3-0, with McCann’s solo, before Hunter drove in a run on a fielder’s choice. The Plague then scored 4 runs in the 9th off closer Street on 5 hits. Goldschmidt breaks a 3-3 tie with a 2-out double in The Plague’s 5-3 win.
G-3 The Plague up 1-0 in the 1st on Goldschmidt’s single. Altuve tied the game with a 3rd inning single. Birds got 4th inning RBIs from Davis, Aybar & Lagares. Birds win 4-1. Tanaka gave up 7 hits in 6.1 innings.