Friday was a great day for Daniel Aldrich, as he clubbed three home runs to carry the Alpine Cowboys (15-13) to a 14-6 victory over the Santa Fe Fuego (6-26) at Fort Marcy Park in seven innings.
Matt Haskins rocked the Alpine Cowboys with two home runs. Haskins went 3-4 in the game with five RBIs and two runs scored. Haskins homered in the first and third innings.
The Alpine Cowboys blew out the Santa Fe Fuego thanks to 13 hits, including zero extra base hits. The Alpine Cowboys scored five runs in the first on the Alpine Cowboys scored in the first on an RBI single by Seth McLemore, a three-run home run by Jon Denney, and an RBI single by Kevin Klaess.
Klaess got his second win for the Alpine Cowboys despite allowing six runs over seven innings. He struck out four, walked one and surrendered nine hits.
Eric Gleese was charged with his fourth loss of the year. He allowed 10 runs in four innings, walked four and struck out five.
The Alpine Cowboys were sparked by Aldrich and Denney, who teamed up for seven hits and eight RBIs.