SALEM, Ore. — The Fairfield Expos American Legion baseball team picked up its first win on its trip to Oregon, Friday, defeating the Vancouver (Wash.) Showtime, 10-4.
The Expos exploded for five runs in the third inning, then scored three more times in the seventh and two more in the eighth.
Rylan Haney picked up the win for Fairfield, scattering five hits while striking out five and allowing three runs in 5 2-3 innings of work. Justin Lee pitched the final 2 2-3 innings, allowing three hits and one run while striking out four.
The Expos collected 14 hits on the day, including two each by JP San Antonio, Jake Hedrick, Cameron Michael and Anthony Kaleczyc. Carter Bins was 1 for 3 with a double, while San Antonio, Hedrick, Michael, Webster, Nate Minster, Kaleczyc, Matthew Sherman Matthew Lanza and Jack Gamba all drove in runs.
Fairfield plays against the Withnell Dodger today at Willamette University in Salem.
REDDING — The Solano Mudcats collegiate baseball team picked up an 8-3 win over the Redding Colt .45s, Thursday night.
AJ Quintero got the win for the Mudcats, striking out 12 while allowing just one earned run on four hits in five innings of work.
Solano took a 2-0 lead in the second inning and never trailed, with Redding scoring one in each of the second, seventh and ninth innings.