WENATCHEE, Wash. - The Wenatchee AppleSox (24-26, 21-25) fell 10-5 to the Victoria HarbourCats (26-24, 23-22) Friday night at Paul Thomas Sr. Field.
Wenatchee scored first on a Mitchell Holland RBI single in the first inning.
Victoria did its damage in the second, third, and fourth innings, scoring all of its ten runs in the frames. Six of the 10 runs came earned, and the AppleSox had three errors that helped allow HarbourCat runners to score.
A four run fourth for Victoria negated a good AppleSox run in the third inning. Wenatchee scored a run on a bases loaded walk, and a 2-RBI single by Nick Nyquist made it 6-4 at the time.
Wenatchee added its fifth run in the sixth inning on a bases loaded sacrifice fly for Keston Hiura.
Jake Olson had a good debut for the AppleSox, Friday, throwing four innings of two-hit shutout baseball for his new team.
Victoria was able to move up a half game in the Wild Card standings with the win, and the AppleSox fell back one game.
WP- Tei Vanderford (1-0)
LP- Micael Taylor (2-5)
S- Sean O'Toole (2)