In Joe’s first start for Chaffey this season he opened with a good performance on the mound throwing a complete game only allowing 3-hits while striking out 9-batters.
In the bottom of the 1st inning Chaffey put two runs on the board when Joachim Soderqvistled the game off with a single, Cooper Brunner following with a bunt single, both runners advance on a stolen base. Branden Illies then singled in to right center scoring bothJoachim and Cooper.
The Laces scored a single run in the 4th to make the game a one-run game at 2-1. In the bottom of the 6th Chaffey added two more runs on the board when Joachim doubled into left center, Cooper followed with a base on balls, Kory Longaker then bunted both Joachimand Cooper into 2nd and 3rd. Michael Gretler then singled down the line scoring bothJoachim and Cooper to give Chaffey a 4-1 lead.
Joachim led Chaffey at the plate going 3-for-3.
Chaffey will play Vancouver Showtime tomorrow (27th of May) at BCC with the first game of a double header starting at 10:00 AM.