By Tim Peterson
(Rosemead) – Joshua Chaidez threw a complete game allowing just one run and three hits to lead Rosemead to a 2-1 win over Gabrielino Friday in Mission Valley League action.
Gabrielino got one in the first inning but the Panthers got even in the second inning when Michael Reyes beat out a hard ground ball to short and then stole second. He took third on a sacrifice fly and scored on another grounder to shortstop.
Rosemead took the lead for good in the fifth when Brandon Medina got aboard and worked his way around to score. Michael Cabrera and Fernando Uriza had the RBIs for the Panthers.
Chaidez walked four along the way but was able to stay out of trouble. He struck out three.
It was the first league game for both teams.