Fans were treated to a high-scoring affair Wednesday as the Hawaii Stars (8-5) outscored the Sonoma County Grapes (6-6) 9-8.
The teams totaled 28 hits in the game.
The Hawaii Stars held off the Sonoma County Grapes, as the Sonoma County Grapes were unable to overcome a seven-run sixth inning deficit.
The Sonoma County Grapes scored six runs in the eighth on a two-run double by Michael Johnson, a solo home run by Mark Micowski, and four singles. Despite their efforts, the Sonoma County Grapes couldn't finish the comeback.
Jose Angel Sanchez racked up two RBIs on three hits for the Hawaii Stars. He singled in the first and fifth innings and doubled in the sixth inning.
The Sonoma County Grapes had no answer for Michael Kenui, who kept runners off the basepaths in his appearance. Kenui gave up just one hit, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out three during his two innings of work.
Bryan Herrera got the win, running his season record to 1-0. He allowed two runs over five innings. He struck out three, walked five and surrendered three hits.
Daniel March ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his first loss of the year. He lasted just three innings, walked three, struck out one, and allowed five runs.