Lop-sided wins by Garden Grove and Rancho Alamitos Tuesday afternoon set up a showdown for the Garden Grove League baseball lead next Tuesday.
Garden Grove (8-0 overall, 2-0 in league) remained perfect for the year with a 12-0 victory over Los Amigos (4-4 , 0-2) at the Lobo field. The Argonauts scored eight runs in the top of the third to put the game out of reach early.
Eddie Carranza starred for Garden Grove by pitching four shutout innings to improve his record of 4-0. He had three hits, three RBIs and a home run.
Rancho Alamitos (5-5, 2-0) scored seven runs in the top of the second and went on to defeat Bolsa Grande (2-4, 0-2) 8-4. Three Vaq players had two hits; Bolsa’s Cesar Alegria had three hits, two RBIs and two doubles.
Grove will host Rancho, the defending GGL champs, in next week’s showdown.
In other action Tuesday, Pacifica’s softball team blanked Mira Costa 10-0, and Orange thumped Corona Del Mar 12-2.