Not cashing in on early scoring opportunities also plagued Alvin, along with four errors, in suffering their fifth straight defeat at Nolan Ryan Field Friday night.
The Yellowjackets left runners at second and third base to close the bottom of the second inning, while not capitalizing on the getting the lead-off hitter aboard in the fifth, as well
Travis Phelps drove in Carson Keithley with a single to left field to cut the gap to 3-1 in the fourth, but Springs answered with a four spot in the sixth. Mason Schulz provided the big blow for the Chargers with a three-run homer to right to make it 7-1.
Austin Hinson and Zach Sullivan were plunked by Springs’ bases-loaded pitches to pull Alvin within 7-3 in the seventh, but Chargers’ reliever Jay Cunningham retired Levi Whitlock on a fly ball to right field to end it.
Alvin next plays Clear Brook on Tuesday in Friendswood at 6 p.m. and the teams conclu... Click here to read full article