Grant Holman throws no-hitter for Chula Vista

  • The Associated Press August 16, 2013

Grant Holman threw a no-hitter to lead Chula Vista, Calif., past Grosse Pointe, Mich., 3-0 on Friday in the Little League World Series.The 6-foot-4, 166-pound Holman struck out 13 in seven innings, throwing the first extra-inning no-hitter in the LLWS since 1979Patrick Archer had a two-run single in the top of the seventh for the California team.Grosse Pointe's Chad Lorkowski, who is 6-3 and 219 pounds, threw one-hit ball through six innings and had 12 strikeouts, but exhausted his 85-pitch allotment.Chula Vista broke through against Grosse Pointe reliever Antonio Moceri in the seventh, with Micah Pietila-Wiggs driving in the third run with the fourth hit of the inning.


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