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Osos sweep Pupfish in playoff series 2-0

8/14/2011- The Ruidoso Osos Championship Mission continued on Saturday Night. The Osos shutout the White Sands Pupfish 7-0 to complete a two game sweep in the best of three game series. Jason Hyland carried the Osos the entire series with a huge game winning hit in the 9th inning of Game 1. Jonathan Means hit a grand slam which broke the game completely open. Hyland went 4-4 with 3 rbi's in the 2nd game. The Osos got another shutout from Chris Welborn which is his third of the season. In game 1 Mike Jackson Jr. pitched 8 innings to outlast the Pupfish. Andrew Plotkin came in for a save to hold off the Pupfish. The Pupfish never got started offensively. The Osos defense turned three double plays and was solid in both games. Ruidoso will await the winner of Alpine and Roswell tonight in Roswell. Should Alpine win the two teams will play a 5 game series with the first two games being in Ruidosos and the final three games being in Alpine beginning Tuesday.