The Houston Apollos (3-0) refused to relinquish the lead after grabbing it early against the coastal kingfish (0-3), recording a 12-4 victory on Sunday at coastal park.
The game was decided quickly as the Houston Apollos exerted their will early with seven runs in the first three innings.
A three-run triple by alex loftin
, a hit by pitch, a sacrifice fly by alex heuman
, , and a double by yuki yasuda
during the first inning and an RBI single by loftin in the second inning supplied the early offense for the Houston Apollos.
Loftin racked up five RBIs on three hits for the Houston Apollos.
ivan alvarez racked up six strikeouts in the the Houston Apollos win. Alvarez allowed one earned run on three hits and no walks over four innings.
stephen wisser ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his first loss of the year. He allowed seven runs in three innings, walked two and struck out two.