Pitchers had a tough day during the game between the East Texas Pump Jacks (6-1) and the Alexandria Aces (1-7), as the two teams put up 17 runs combined in a 9-8 the East Texas Pump Jacks win.
The two teams combined for 21 hits in the game.
The teams traded runs for most of the contest, leading to eight lead changes in the game.
R.J. Santigate paced the East Texas Pump Jacks at the plate. Santigate went 4-5 and scored three runs. He singled in the second inning and tripled in the fourth inning.
Gerardo Esquivel improved to 1-0 on the year by picking up the win for the East Texas Pump Jacks. Esquivel struck out two, walked none and gave up no hits.
Zach Rodgers (0-1) was the game's losing pitcher. He lasted just one inning, walked one, struck out two, and allowed one run.