|VIDEO: Caldwell's huge rally overwhelms Newark East Side|
This was the kind of rally Caldwell has been waiting for all baseball season. The Chiefs, trailing by four runs in the sixth inning, exploded for nine runs to come from behind and knock off Newark East Side, 9-6.
Jake Zimmerman had a two-run triple and Bobby Latorraca delivered a two-run single as part of the big rally. The Chiefs also took advantage of a couple of key misplays by the Red Raiders as they turned a 4-0 deficit into a 9-4 lead.
For East Side, Sway Russell went 2-for-3 with a double and a triple and drove in two runs. Jacob Nunez had an RBI double. The Red Raiders out-hit Caldwell eight to seven, but still fell to 7-12 on the season.
For Caldwell, this was a bright spot in an otherwise very difficult campaign. The Chiefs are 3-16.
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