The coastal kingfish (2-4) and the Galveston Sea Lions (3-3) both had scoring chances on Monday, but it was the coastal kingfish that were able to capitalize on them as they pulled out a 6-4 win at Christy Park.
Despite the loss, the Galveston Sea Lions brian smith dominated the coastal kingfishs batters, giving up two runs and striking out 11.
Derreck Sampel got the win, running his season record to 1-0. He allowed three runs over two innings. Sampel struck out none, walked two and gave up five hits.
robert gonzalez ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his first loss of the year. He lasted just one-third of an inning, walked none, struck out none, and allowed three runs.