Yazy Arbelo hit two home runs to carry the Traverse City Beach Bums (10-11) to a 12-9 win over the Frontier Greys (3-19) at Wuerfel Park.
Both squads had things going at the plate, tallying 21 runs and 22 hits, including zero extra base hits. Relief pitchers got their fill of innings during the game, with the opposing managers using nine pitchers in total.
The Traverse City Beach Bums scored six runs in the first inning to build an early lead. The Traverse City Beach Bums scored in the first on a passed ball, an RBI single by George Barber, an RBI double by Shaun Cooper, a two-run triple by Jeff DeBlieux, and an RBI single by Chris Cowell.
Will Rankin brought the heat against the Frontier Greys during his outing. Rankin held the Frontier Greys hitless over 1 2/3 innings, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out three.
Ian MacDougall got the win, running his season record to 1-0. He allowed three runs over three innings. He struck out none, walked one and surrendered two hits.
Josh Hildebrand couldn't get it done on the mound for the Frontier Greys, taking a loss. He allowed nine runs in 1 2/3 innings, walked four and struck out one.
The Traverse City Beach Bums' Cooper, Arbelo and Scott Woodward combined for five hits and seven RBIs.