Senior Blaze pound Angels 10-2

Tyler Willson, Zach Mihic and Joe Germaine drive in three runs apiece for Langley men's baseball team

Tyler Willson, Zach Mihic and Joe Germaine all drove in three runs apiece as the Langley Senior Blaze pounded the Coquitlam Angels 10-2 on Monday night at McLeod Park.

Jesse Peters allowed just a pair of runs — both unearned — while striking out eight over five innings.

The win improved the Blaze to 3-2 in the Pacific Metro Baseball League.

The Langley team also plays in the Pacific International League and they are now 6-2 following a split on Sunday against the Kamloops Sun Devils.

The games were played at Abbotsford’s Delair Park.

Kamloops scored a pair of runs in the top of the seventh inning to take the opener 3-1.

Scott Webster had the lone Langley RBI, with a single in the first inning that scored Mike Krische.

But the Blaze found their offence in game two, scoring seven runs in the first two innings to cruise to the 9-2 victory.

Bob Foerster had four RBIs and Graig Merritt drove in three more.

Brad Ferraro, who went 4-for-4, also had an RBI.

Corey Parsons allowed two unearned runs as he pitched a complete game five-hitter. He struck out three.

Langley also played a pair of exhibition games on Saturday against EnFuego USA in Kent, Wash.

The Blaze lost the opener 6-5 but bounced back to win game two 7-3.

Ricky Alvernaz and Shane Kraemer hit two RBIs apiece in the win while Aaron Hornanski had a pair of RBIs in the loss.

The Blaze host the Burnaby Bulldogs on June 19 at McLeod Park and then hit the road to face Coquitlam on June 20.

Langley Times

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