On Saturday, the Intermediate Cardinals and Dodgers kicked of the 2020 Little League Season with an offensive duel. The Dodgers started strong with 4 runs in the top of the first, and then the Cardinals battled back with 3 in the bottom of the first. The offense continued for the rest of the game, and ended with a final score of 14-8 in favor of the Dodgers. Jake Pekarek was the workhorse on the mound for the Cardinals, and Wes Agnew was the same for the Dodgers. The Dodgers were led offensively by a two hit game from Diego Gutierrez, including a home run. Timmy McDonald led the Cardinals with 4 RBI, including a home run of his own. The defensive highlight of the game came when a great throw to home plate from Keegan Smith of the Cardinals narrowly got the ou,t after a great tag by catcher Liam Cody.