Kash Kalkowski drove in the go-ahead run to give the Victoria Generals (24-11) the lead in the eighth inning, as the Victoria Generals hung on to beat the East Texas Pump Jacks (25-10) 3-2 on Saturday.After Taylor Murphy singled, Kalkowski came to the plate with the East Texas Pump Jacks trailing by one in the eighth inning, and doubled, bringing home Murphy.
Patrick Duncan went a perfect 4-4 at the dish for the Victoria Generals. He doubled in the second inning and singled in the third, fifth, and eighth innings.
Jordan Pacheco baffled the East Texas Pump Jacks, striking out six batters. Pacheco allowed one earned run on four hits and two walks over seven innings.
Charlie Wagner led the East Texas Pump Jacks' offensive threat, as he got on base three times in the game. He scored one run and had one RBI. He homered in the third inning and singled in the ninth inning.
Tanner Green recorded his first win of the year for the Victoria Generals. He allowed one run over one inning. He struck out none, walked none and surrendered two hits.
Ty Schlottmann ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his second loss of the year. He lasted just seven innings, walked three, struck out three, and allowed three runs.