An excellent effort by Davon Poole lifted the Tucson Saguaros (7-1) to a 22-12 win over the White Sands Pupfish (3-5) on Wednesday at Griggs Park.
Poole racked up six RBIs on five hits for the Tucson Saguaros. He homered in the fifth and eighth innings and singled in the third, seventh, and ninth innings.
Each team blasted the others pitching, and there were 34 total runs and 41 hits during the game. Both bullpens were busy with seven pitchers used in the game as the skippers of both squads tried to finish it off.
Seven runs in the first three innings helped the Tucson Saguaros blow out the White Sands Pupfish. A two-run home run by Burnell Dailey and a two-run single by Danny Droll during the first inning supplied the early offense for the Tucson Saguaros.
TJ Wharton racked up four RBIs on three hits for the White Sands Pupfish. He doubled in the third inning, homered in the fifth inning, and singled in the seventh inning.
Carlos Diaz recorded his first win for the Tucson Saguaros even though he allowed five runs over five innings. He struck out four, walked one and surrendered five hits.
Dametrus Ingram (0-2) took the loss for the White Sands Pupfish. He allowed 12 runs in 3 2/3 innings, walked six and struck out two.
The Tucson Saguaros pounded the White Sands Pupfish pitching, as nine hitters combined for 26 hits, 17 RBIs and 22 runs scored.