The Santa Fe Fuego (18-21)'s five first-inning runs built an early lead that helped bring home a 10-5 win over the Trinidad Triggers (24-15) on Tuesday at Fort Marcy Park.
Kellen Lee put himself in scoring position with two extra-base hits for the Santa Fe Fuego. He singled in the first inning, doubled in the third inning, and homered in the seventh inning.
Austin Carden picked up the win for the Santa Fe Fuego. Carden allowed three earned runs, 10 hits and one walk while striking out 11 over nine innings of work.
Frank Florio went a perfect 3-3 at the plate for the Trinidad Triggers. He doubled in the sixth inning and singled in the second and eighth innings.
Chris Shaklee couldn't get it done on the mound for the Trinidad Triggers, taking a loss. He allowed seven runs in seven innings, walked two and struck out eight.