The Peninsula Oilers (7-1) refused to relinquish the lead after grabbing it early against the Alaska Goldpanners (1-3), recording a 6-0 victory on Thursday at Coral Seymour Memorial Park.
With five runs in the first three innings, the Peninsula Oilers left no doubt about the eventual outcome.A three-run triple by Nate Ring in the second inning supplied the early offense for the Peninsula Oilers.
Trey Richardson racked up two RBIs on one hit for the Peninsula Oilers. He homered in the third inning.
The Alaska Goldpanners had no answer for Brandon Kizer, who kept runners off the basepaths in his appearance. Kizer gave up just two hits, allowed no earned runs, walked three and struck out four during his five innings of work.
Matt Milke ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his first loss of the year. He lasted just four innings, walked three, struck out three, and allowed five runs.