Brian Rodriguez did. On his 65th and final pitch, he went to a beautiful curveball to earn a strikeout and end the threat.
Costa Mesa National soon broke it wide open, taking a 10-0 lead in the sixth inning. Four of the five runs scored came with two outs.
Robinwood tried to rally, getting on the board on Blake Partis' three-run homer in the bottom of the inning. But Bond, the Costa Mesa National relief pitcher, didn't panic. He got back-to-back strikeouts to end the game.