CLIPPERS SCORE EIGHT IN SECOND INNING, PREVAIL AHEAD OF FINAL GAME (AND A HALF); START TIME FOR FRIDAY’S FINALE CHANGED

CLIPPERS SCORE EIGHT IN SECOND INNING, PREVAIL AHEAD OF FINAL GAME (AND A HALF); START TIME FOR FRIDAY’S FINALE CHANGED

MARTINEZ, Calif. -- The final home series for the Clippers started out with a bang - an eight-run, fourteen-batter second inning paved the way to a 12-5 Martinez win over the Pittsburg Diamonds. The win pushes Pittsburg into fourth place in the Pacific Association, one game back of the streaking Vallejo Admirals.