The Amarillo Sox (20-17) jumped out to an early lead on the Laredo Lemurs (16-20) and captured a 10-3 victory on Monday at Amarillo National Bank Sox Stad.
Seven runs in the first three innings allowed the Amarillo Sox to put the game away early.A solo home run by Jason White and an RBI single by Van Pope during the first inning and an RBI single by Chuck Lofgren in the second inning fueled the Amarillo Sox's offense early.
White had a busy day at the plate, collecting three extra-base hits.
Anthony Scelfo paced the Laredo Lemurs at the plate. Scelfo went 2-4 and scored one run. He singled in the fifth inning and tripled in the seventh inning.
Justin Garcia recorded his second win of the year for the Amarillo Sox. He allowed three runs over six innings. Garcia struck out five, walked one and gave up eight hits.
Manny Ayala ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his second loss of the year. He allowed seven runs in three innings, walked two and struck out two.
The Amarillo Sox pounded the Laredo Lemurs pitching, as six hitters combined for 16 hits, nine RBIs and eight runs scored.