Both the San Rafael Pacifics (34-26) and the Maui Na Koa Ikaika (36-30) put runners aboard on Sunday, but it was the San Rafael Pacifics that were able to take advantage, pulling out a 6-5 win at Albert Park.
The San Rafael Pacifics staved off the Maui Na Koa Ikaika as the Maui Na Koa Ikaika were unable to match the San Rafael Pacifics down the stretch.
The Maui Na Koa Ikaika scored on an RBI single by Nick Valdez and an RBI single by Valdez in the eighth inning and an error, a two-run single by Kalaika Kahoohalahala, and an RBI double by Danny Sandoval in the ninth inning. Despite their efforts, the Maui Na Koa Ikaika couldn't get over the hump.
Johnny Woodard got on base two times in the game for the San Rafael Pacifics. He scored one run and had one RBI. He homered in the first inning.
Jesse Garcia got the win for the San Rafael Pacifics thanks to seven strikeouts. The San Rafael Pacifics' pitcher tossed five innings of shutout ball and allowed only three hits.
Mike Williams ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his sixth loss of the year. He lasted just 2 1/3 innings, walked one, struck out one, and allowed five runs.