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Basically companies chipped away at costs and prayed for better times.
The Gaels chipped away at a 40-29 deficit and pulled within a point five times in the final 9:25.
The Marlins chipped away at Dreifort with a run in the fourth inning, and again it was Lowell who set up the inning.
Rosary built a double-digit lead, and Harvard-Westlake chipped away at it throughout the second quarter and closed to 29-23 at halftime.
Highland led by as many as 11 in the second half, but Canyon chipped away at the deficit and trailed 52-49 to start the fourth quarter.
The Mets chipped away at the Dodgers' two-run deficit in the fifth inning when Edgardo Alfonzo led off with a double and scored on Mike Piazza's singled to right.