A superb effort by Kevin McGovern hoisted the Trinidad Triggers (21-16) to a 12-2 win in eight innings over the Raton Osos (14-24) on Wednesday at Gabriele Park.
The Trinidad Triggers got the win thanks in large part to McGoverns dominant, 15-strikeout performance. McGovern allowed no earned runs on two hits and two walks over eight innings.
The Trinidad Triggers turned the win into a rout with six runs in the seventh. The Trinidad Triggers scored in the seventh on an RBI double by K.C. Judge, a wild pitch, a two-run single by Bryson Sims, an RBI single by Maximiano Garza, and an RBI single by McGovern.
Sammy Carter racked up two RBIs on one hit for the Trinidad Triggers. He.
CJ Epperson racked up two RBIs on one hit for the Raton Osos. He homered in the fifth inning.
Alan Scott ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his second loss of the year. He lasted just six innings, walked four, struck out four, and allowed three runs.