A tense pitcher’s duel finally broke open in the sixth as the Gate City Grays fell to the Smithfield Blue Sox, 4-0, Saturday night, ending the Grays’ season in the first round of the Northern Utah League playoffs.

The Gate City Grays were swept in Saturday’s doubleheader at Northern Utah League rival Providence, losing 11-8 and 5-0.

POCATELLO — What started as a picture-perfect summer evening was quickly spoiled for the Gate City Grays.

The Gate City Grays split Saturday’s doubleheader at Hyrum, dropping the opener 9-8 before winning the nightcap 11-7.