The Anchorage Bucs (10-11) failed to take advantage of great day from Jacob Rhame on Sunday, losing 6-5 to the Alaska Goldpanners (9-10) in 12 innings at Mulcahy Field.
Rhame handled the Alaska Goldpanners' lineup with ease, racking up eight strikeouts. Rhame allowed one earned run on four hits and two walks over eight innings.
The Alaska Goldpanners were in a difficult situation in the eighth inning before they recovered for the win.
Chad Carroll reached base two times. He scored one run and had one RBI. He singled in the twelfth innings.
The Alaska Goldpanners would not relinquish the lead as the Anchorage Bucs were unable to weather a two-run twelfth inning deficit.
The Anchorage Bucs scored one run in the twelfth on a sacrifice fly by Collin Ferguson. Still, the Anchorage Bucs couldn't catch the Alaska Goldpanners.
Kevin Casey improved to 1-1 on the year by picking up the win for the Alaska Goldpanners. He struck out none, walked none and surrendered three hits.
Ferguson (0-1) was the game's losing pitcher. He lasted just one inning, walked none, struck out none, and allowed two runs.