Friday, June 28
Columbia Basin 4, Northwest Futures 3
VANCOUVER The Riverdogs picked up the victory in their first game Friday thanks to a walk-off single from Hunter Gibson in the bottom of the eighth.
Northwest opened the scoring in the matchup in the top of the fourth with a pair of runs to take the lead, with Columbia Basin scoring a run in the bottom of the inning to cut the lead to one. Two more scoreless innings followed before the Futures stretched the lead back to two in the top of the seventh. The Riverdogs responded with a pair of runs to force extra innings, before taking the game in the bottom of the eighth.
Dominic Signorelli went 2-3 in the game, with a homer and a double, scoring two runs with an RBI. Gibson, Josh Williams and Jonathan Garza each had an RBI as well. Columbia Basin finished with seven hits as a team, with two errors. Northwest also finished with seven hits, playing error-free in the field.
NW 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 3
CB 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 4
Columbia Basin 10, Seattle Braves 3
In their second game of the day, the Riverdogs secured the seven-run victory behind a big display from the plate.
A three-run first inning opened up the scoring, doubling the lead in the fourth. The Braves scored their three runs over the fifth and sixth, but were matched by the Riverdogs, who put up four over the final three innings to secure the second win of the day.
Signorelli hit his second home run of the day, finishing 1-3, with an RBI and two earned runs. Josh Williams finished 3-4, with a double, RBI, and one earned run. Evan McLean scored a pair of runs and an RBI, adding a triple as he went 2-3.
The Riverdogs as a team knocked nine hits, with just one error. The Braves finished with five hits as a team and one error as well.
CB 3 0 0 3 1 1 2 10
SEA 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3
Saturday, June 29
Columbia Basin 8, River City Athletics 5
A pair of four-run innings was enough to pick up the third straight win of the weekend for the Riverdogs against River City, despite a late surge from their opponent.
Four runs in the bottom of the first gave Columbia Basin an early lead, but the Athletics responded with three runs of their own in the top of the second to cut the lead to just one. The Riverdogs opened the scoring back up with four more runs in the bottom of the fifth to stretch their lead to five. River City made a push with a pair of runs in the top of the seventh but were unable to even the score.
Evan McLean went 2-4 for Columbia Basin, scoring a pair of runs with an RBI. Jacob Stibal finished 2-3 not he day, adding an RBI as well. The Riverdogs finished with another nine-hit game, with three errors in the field. The Athletics also finished with three errors, with seven hits as a team.
RCA 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 5
CB 4 0 0 0 4 0 X 8
Sunday, June 30
Idaho Cubs 3, Columbia Basin 0
The hot bats cooled a bit for the Riverdogs on Sunday, as Columbia Basin fell behind and couldnt find their way back against the Cubs.
The Idaho squad scored a run in the first and third inning to take a 2-0 lead early, adding a third in the top of the seventh inning to seal the victory. The Cubs knocked nine hits as a team, playing error-free in the field.
Signorelli, McLean and Stibal each finished 1-3 for the Riverdogs, as the team finished with three hits and two errors on the day.
Closing out the weekend, the Riverdogs now sit at 12-4-4 on the season.
IDH 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 3
CB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0