Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Los Lunas Shuts Out Belen in Showdown.(Sports)

Byline: Brian Tregembo For the Journal

Darkness Ends Tuesday Game After 5 Innings

Los Lunas scored six runs on five hits in the bottom of the fifth inning, ending a game that featured an hourlong delay, a one-hitter by two pitchers, and a race to finish before the sun went down.

Los Lunas finally came away with a 9-0 victory over the visiting Belen Eagles before the game was called after five innings due to darkness.

The two teams finally took the field at 4:55 p.m. Tuesday after they and a throng of fans had waited for the game's umpires to show up.

Once the game got started, the Tigers took control when J.D. Garcia sent a 3-2 fast ball deep over the left-field fence. …

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