The Rancho Bernardo Little League (RBLL) Braves baseball team has had a perfect season this year. The Braves won all 20 regular season games – a remarkable feat considering no other team has gone undefeated during the regular season for at least the last seven years. The team then went on to win the championship for the Minors division, losing only one game during the playoffs, making their final record an impressive 23-1. The Braves are led by head coach Ruben Lopez and assistant coaches Matt Andre, Ty Reed, and Oscar Lopez. Team members are ages 9 to 11 and include Justin Lopez, Topher Bayne, Michael Hernandez, Jack Engblom, Joseph Betz, Adrian Pena, Nick Reed, Matthew Andre, Junior Gonzales, and Charile Armes.

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