Pullman, WA –
The Jets blew a late lead in the bottom of the 7th inning at WSU Saturday morning against Baseball Northwest Senior Allstars. The Jets made 3 errors in the 7th to lose 7-6. Taylor Simmonds started on the mound going 6 innings allowing 4 hits, 4 runs, 4 BB’s, with 4 K’s. Marc St. Jean took the loss going 2/3 inning allowing 2 hits, 3 runs, 2 unearned to take the loss. Offensively, the Jets were led Kym Barthel who was 2 for 4 with a double, 2 RBI’s and 1 run scored. Ben Douglas was 2 for 4 with 1 RBI. Blair Balog was 2 for 4 with a double and 2 runs scored. Marc St. Jean, Ben Dartnell and Derek Grubel all chipped in with 1 hit each.
Game 2 saw the Jets again blow a 1 run lead in the 7th to finish the game with a tie 1-1. Victor Caruso started on the mound going 3 innings allowing 1 hit and 1 BB. Justin Davies threw in relief going 4 innings allowing 3 hits, 1 unearned run, 4 BB’s and 6 K’s. Offensively, the Jets were led by Chad Hodges who was 1 for 3 with an RBI double. Blair Balog was 1 for 1 with 2 BB’s. Kym Barthel, Ben Douglas, Shane Zimmer, Greg Adams and Brody McDonald all chipped in with 1 hit each.
The Jets record is now 12 wins – 7 losses – 1 tie. Next action is tomorrow at WSU – Bailey Brayton Field against Baseball Northwest at 10 am (DH).