Senators Escapes Cascade Meadowlarks Behind David Engle's 1 hitter, 6-0
A great effort by David Engle carried Senators to a 6-0 win in seven innings over Cascade Meadowlarks on Tuesday at Parkrose high school.
Engle brought the heat against Cascade Meadowlarks during his outing. Cascade Meadowlarks managed just one hit off of Engle, who allowed no earned runs, walked three and struck out five during his seven innings of work.
Senators beat Cascade Meadowlarks thanks to 14 hits, including four extra base hits. Senators scored three runs in the sixth on Senators scored in the sixth on an RBI single by Ryoki Uenishi, an RBI single by Kurt Saberi, and an RBI single by Engle.
Uenishi racked up two RBIs on two hits for Senators.
Bruce B couldn't get it done on the mound for Cascade Meadowlarks, taking a loss. He lasted five innings, walked none, struck out four, and allowed six runs.
Senators stayed on top until the final out after taking the lead in the first, scoring one run on a fielder's choice.
Senators increased its lead with two runs in the fifth. A sac fly by Michael LaLane for the inning's first run. That was followed up by Derek Verrastro's single, plating Cody Chegwidden.
Come watch Walker and Clinton's Battle of the Triples continue tomorrow at Parkrose HS when the Senators take on the Columbia Twins at 6pm.