Hot bats help AppleSox blow by Rogues

The Wenatchee AppleSox built a nine-run lead en route to an 11-3 win over the Medford Rogues in West Coast League action at Harry & David Field on Wednesday.

The AppleSox (9-9) scored a run in the second inning, four in the third and four more in the eighth.

The Rogues got on the scoreboard in the bottom of the eighth.

Winning pitcher Jake Bruml gave up six hits, three runs and three walks in 72/3 innings. He struck out four.

Caleb Palensky went 2-for-4 for Medford (8-13).

The Rogues swept in a doubleheader against Wenatchee on Tuesday to take the series.

wenatchee medford

ab r h bi ab r h bi

Stephens lf 2 1 0 1 Chavez ss 4 1 1 1

Palmer 2b 3 1 1 0 Miles 3b 3 0 0 1

Yada p-ph 1 0 1 0 Taylor lf 3 0 1 0

Slavin cf 4 3 2 2 Brown lf-ph 1 0 0 0

Spencer 1b 5 2 3 1 Davidsn dh 4 1 1 1

Real 2b-dh 4 1 3 3 McNabb rf 4 0 1 0

Taylor 3b 5 1 2 1 Palensky 1b 4 0 2 0

Mercdo-Hd rf 2 0 0 0 Balta 2b 3 0 1 0

Barr ph-rf 2 1 0 0 Whislr 2b-ph 1 0 0 0

Harris c 4 0 1 0 Teel c 4 0 1 0

Mello ss 5 1 1 0 Urban cf 1 1 0 0

Smith ph 1 0 0 0

Totals 37 11 14 8 Totals 33 3 8 3

Wenatchee 014 000 042 —11

Medford 000 000 030 —3

E—Palmer, Chavez. DP—Medford 1. LOB—Wenatchee 7, Medford 8. 2B—Spencer, Palensky. 3B—Chavez. HR—Davidson (3). SB — Slavin. CS — McNabb.

IP H R ER BB SO

Wenatchee

Bruml,W (2-0) 72/3 6 3 3 3 4

Yada 11/3 2 0 0 0 2

Medford

Williams,L (0-3) 3 6 5 5 1 2

Flynn 41/3 3 4 4 1 2

Morrison 2/3 1 0 0 0 0

Snyder 1 4 2 2 1 0

WP—Brumi, Morrison. Umpires—Home, Eric Martinez First, Jerry Eklund Third, Eric Best. T—2:14. A—1,090.

American Legion

CENTRAL POINT 4, FAIRFIELD 3 — At Central Point, Ty Fox went 3-for-3 and scored the go-ahead run for the Comets in nonleague play at Anhorn Field.

With the score tied at 2, Fox singled to lead off the eighth inning. He later came home on a Fairfield fielding error.

Dylan Pearce was 3-for-4 and Taylor Tibbets 2-for-4 for the Comets (9-2).

Fox had an RBI double in the first inning, Ty Plankenhorn an RBI sacrifice in the sixth and Pearce an RBI single in the eighth.

Zach Lathrop and Gunnar Asher combined on a six-hitter.

Fairfield's Jake Hedrick hit a solo home run to lead off the ninth.

Fairfield 000 000 201 — 3 6 2

Central Point 100 001 02x — 4 10 3

Skinner, Gustafson (5), Fitzpatrick (7) and San Antonio; Lathrop, Asher (8) and Aplin. W — Asher (1-0). L — Fitzpatrick. 2B — C: Tibbets, Fox 2. 3B — F: San Antonio. HR — F: Hedrick.

NORTH MEDFORD 10, PENDLETON 0, 5 inn. — At Eugene, Josh Berman pitched a three-hitter with nine strikeouts and added two hits and three RBIs in the Best of the West tournament at Swede Johnson Stadium.

Berman (3-0) allowed one walk for the Mavericks (12-3).

Christian Gillis finished 1-for-1 with three walks and two runs scored.

North Medford 110 35 — 10 5 0

Pendleton 000 00 — 0 3 4

Berman and Wolff; Branstetter, Smith (4), Peterson (5) and Cockburns. W — Berman (3-0). L — Branstelley. 2B — NM: Gillis, Berman.


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