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Week 2

posted May 29, 2012, 4:16 PM by Washburn Wiffle   [ updated May 30, 2012, 6:00 AM ]
Mike Anderson waiting for a pitch in the Workhorses victory over the Dozers
[Photo by Marie Halpin]

Josh Swan pitched the Oatka Quackers to victory as they took down the Westside Whompers 27-18.  Regis Pollard went 7 for 9 with a HR and 8 RBI while Kevin Keenan went 5 for 7 with 2 doubles and 4 RBI.  Jordan Shelton earned the save in relief as he also added 3 HR at the plate.  Matt Condame finished the day 6 for 10 with a 2B, HR, and 6 RBI and earned the loss. [Box Score]

The Burnwash Bombers swept their series against the Mumford Suns in the first ever WWL double header.  The first game was 30-14 as Jake Kocher earned his second victory of the year while Alex Coleman took the loss.  Matt Heins went 9 for 11 with a home run, 6 RBI, and a record 3 triples while Chris Peterson added 2 HR. [Box Score]

The second game of the series was closer but ended in the same result as the Bombers won 19-13.  Cory Sisson got the win on the mound and Jake Kocher had to come in to get the save.  Matt Heins again had a big performance going 7 for 9 with a double, 3 HR, and 10 RBI.  Jake Macwilliams took the loss for the Suns but went 6 for 6 at the plate while JT Williams went 7-8 with a double and a home run in the losing effort. [Box Score]

In the last game the Washburn Workhorses held on to beat the Donia Dozers 20-18, picking up their first victory in the last 8 games dating back to last year.  Mike Anderson took the win and had a big day at the plate going 5-9 with a double, 3 HR, and 7 RBI.  Michael Hackett finished 8 for 8 with 2 HR and 6 RBI.  Despite getting the loss, Steve Gaffney set the tone offensively getting 10 hits including 7 runs, a triple, 3 HR, and 11 RBI.  [Box Score]