The Trinidad Triggers (13-13) continued to pile up the runs on Saturday, scoring five runs in the last three innings, on the way to a 19-5 landslide win over the Raton Osos (11-16) at Gabriele Park.
A three-run double by Chris Escobar and a two-run home run by Jamie McMillan helped the Trinidad Triggers score five runs in the eighth. The Trinidad Triggers had five hits in the inning.
Escobar racked up seven RBIs on four hits for the Trinidad Triggers.
Mike Mullen got the win for the Trinidad Triggers thanks to six strikeouts. The Trinidad Triggers pitcher tossed 3 2/3 innings of shutout ball and allowed only four hits.
Justin Pearson boosted his batting average thanks to a perfect 4-4 day at the plate to pace the Raton Osos. He doubled in the sixth inning and singled in the third, fifth, and eighth innings.
Kellen Quintana (4-2) took the loss for the Raton Osos. He allowed nine runs in four innings, walked two and struck out four.
The Trinidad Triggers hammered the Raton Osos pitching as eight hitters had a field day, combining for 22 hits, 19 RBIs and 15 runs scored.