Bronx rivals the Rams and Jaspers take to the baseball diamond
? Division I baseball teams Manhattan and Fordham squared off Wednesday for the first time this season.
The Manhattan Jaspers were up 1-0 at the bottom of the third inning. The Rams had a runner on third and Danny Leatch at the plate. Leatch?s hit was good, allowing Ruben Perez to round third. Leatch doubled and went two for five with an RBI as the Rams tied the game at one.
Manhattan wouldn?t go quietly though. The Jaspers? Dom Lombardi made good at the plate with the bases loaded. Manhattan scored six runs in the sixth inning and won the game 10-7.