The Solano Mudcats remained perfect for 2019 improving to 3-0 with their 4-1 win over the Fairfield Indians Tuesday night.
Eric Waldichuk was credited with the victory for Solano. In a game where Solano employed bull penning Waldichuk went two innings, allowing two hits and one run while striking out one and walking zero. Josh Medina recorded the last three outs to earn the save for Solano.
Diego Ramirez started the game for Solano. He allowed zero hits and zero runs over two innings.
Lucas Abbas started the game for Fairfield, he lasted four innings, allowing five hits and two runs while striking out four and walking zero while taking the loss.
Solano’s Medina pulled double duty on the evening, not only earning the save but blasting a long home run to left field in the bottom of the eighth inning.
Solano racked up nine hits on the day. Medina, Wellington Balsley, and Justin Banks each collected multiple hits for Solano. Medina went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Solano in hits.
Davey Duncan led Fairfield Indians with two hits in three at bats.
The Solano Mudcats completed the weekend sweep against the Sacramento M’s on Sunday with a 4-1 victory on Sunday.
Solano pulled away for good with two runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth Eric Waldichuk drew a walk, scoring one run and Eric Roble's sac fly plated the second run of the inning.
Billy Babb was the winning pitcher for Solano. He went two innings, allowing zero runs on zero hits, striking out three and walking one. Edgar Aqui threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen. Aqui recorded the last nine outs to earn the save for Solano.
Jorge Garcia took the loss for Sacramento. He lasted four innings, allowing five hits and two runs while striking out one.
Brandon Chalk started the game for Solano. He surrendered one run on three hits over four innings, striking out two and walking one
Solano collected 11 hits in the game, Josh Medina and Robles each had multiple hits, Medina leading the way for Solano with three hits in four at bats.
A seven-run sixth inning led the Solano Mudcats to a 13-1 victory on Saturday. Solano’s offense in the inning was led by Eric Robles, Josh Medina, Nick Peifer, Angelo Zorn, and James Harwell, who all drove in runs.
Solano notched seven runs in the sixth inning. The offensive onslaught came from doubles by Robles, Medina, and Zorn, a triple by Peifer, and a single by Harwell.
Caleb Hill pitched Solano to victory. He went five innings, allowing one run on six hits, striking out seven and walking one. Nik Dodson and Diego Ramirez entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
Shawn Roberts took the loss for Sacramento. He went three innings, allowing two runs on five hits, striking out one and walking one.
Solano saw the ball well today, racking up 17 hits in the game. Jack Pridy, Medina, Wellington Balsley, Peifer, Zorn, and Justin Banks all managed multiple hits for Solano. Medina and Pridy each managed three hits to lead Solano.
Sacramento had nine hits in the game. Addison Lueras and Cole Huarte each managed multiple hits for Sacramento. Lueras led Sacramento with three hits in four at bats.