The Houston Apollos (9-0) jumped out to an early lead on the coastal kingfish (3-7) and captured a 7-1 victory on Sunday at Christy Park.
Six runs in the first three innings allowed the Houston Apollos to put the game away early.
An RBI single by yoshi henda
, an RBI single by henda, a single by edison alvarez
, an RBI single by Aaron Olivas
, and during the first inning helped the Houston Apollos put some runs on the board early.
alex heuman boosted his batting average thanks to a perfect 2-2 day at the plate to pace the Houston Apollos.
matthew garlock had an impressive outing against the coastal kingfishs lineup. Garlock gave up just one hit, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out four during his three innings of work.
alan scott was effective even in defeat, mowing down five the Houston Apollos batters and allowing one run.
Ruben Sierra ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his first loss of the year. He allowed six runs in 2 2/3 innings, walked four and struck out one.