The Kicking Puppies defeated Autism Speaks 18-17 behind the pitching of Ron Smith. Autism Speaks got off to a hot start by scoring 14 runs in the first 3 innings but the Puppies defense picked up as the game went on. The Puppies offense didn’t really get going until the 6th where they put up 5 runs to bring the score to 17-12. The incredible comeback was capped off in the bottom of the 7th with Ron Smith’s walk off inside the park grand slam. Ron went 3-for-4 with 6 RBIs. Ricky McLaughlin and Scott Almquist added 3 RBIs a piece.