The Sliema Patriots and the Mustangs faced off once again with the Patriots hanging on to a 10-7 victory despite a late-game comeback attempt by the Mustangs.
The Patriots took an early lead with timely hitting in the first three innings, building a comfortable advantage. However, the Mustangs made a late-game charge in the fifth inning, led by a 3-run homer from Kevin Spiteri and a 2-RBI single from Daniele Palumbo. Despite the Mustangs’ spirited comeback attempt, the Patriots secured the win with a strong final inning, sealing their second victory of the day.
Jorge Acosta’s exceptional 5-for-5 hitting and stellar defensive plays earned him the MVP title, while Alvin Barroso’s pitching and batting prowess played a crucial role in the Patriots’ success.