06/08/2018 11:58 PM -
Weyburn 3 at Melville 2
Brodie Stairs got credit for the Weyburn win striking out two in the eighth inning before giving way to closer Eric Evans who earned the save.
This battle saw Weyburn pitchers strike out 10 Millionaire batters while the Melville pitching staff fanned nine Beaver batters.
Highlights - Weyburn
Highlights - Melville
Okotoks 6 at Lethbridge 4
Jaden Griffin started for the Bulls and went seven innings, allowing five hits, three earned runs and struck out eight.
J.T. Patterson hit a clutch two-out double that drove in Ryan Humeniuk with the game-winning run in the top of the ninth. The Dawgs added an insurance run when Collin Ridout got hit by a pitch with the bases loaded.
Highlights - Okotoks
Highlights - Lethbridge
Swift Current 6 at Yorkton 1
57s starter Zach Bravo pitched a gem for the visitors. The Eastern Arizona College product threw seven complete innings allowing just four hits and one run while striking out three.
It was Bo McClintock’s three run shot in the first inning that provided Swift Current with a lead they would not relinquish. Offensively for Yorkton, Thirus Jones produced two of the Cardinals four hits and Colin Kellington walked twice.
Highlights - Yorkton
Carson Johnson led the Mavericks hit parade with four hits while David Salgueiro homered and chipped in with six RBI.
Jumpei Akanuma threw five scoreless innings, striking out three for the Mavericks win. Gunner Pickett, who got roughed up in the first inning, took the loss for Moose Jaw.
Highlights - Medicine Hat
Jonathan Lindau, the senior from Castleton University, was two for four with an RBI for Fort McMurray. Daylen Calicdan had four RBI on two hits and a walk for Edmonton. He also had two runs.
Prospect Reliever Marion McLean earned the win, his first of the year. Michael Gahan picked up the save with his two innings of work.
Heading into Saturday’s action the Prospects are 4-2 and the Giants are 3-3.
Highlights - Ft. McMurray
Highlights – Edmonton