AFL 10/19/12 recap: Solar Sox lose 5th straight

Rafael Ynoa has 3 RBI in loss.

The Solar Sox lost finished a perfect week on Friday, but unfortunately it was a perfectly bad week as Mesa lost their 5th straight game in a 10 to 6 loss to the Desert Dogs. Starter Luke Putkonen (Tigers) gave up the first 3 runs of the game, then Nick Struck (Cubs) permitted three more runs to score in relief. Dodger bullpen arm Red Patterson took the ball in the 5th and got out of a jam, but in the 6th he allowed 4 hits and 2 runs to score which really put the game out of reach for Mesa.

The the plate Rafael Ynoa, who was playing shortstop, led the way with 3 RBI's, extending his hitting streak to 7 games with a triple and scoring another run with a sac fly. Catcher Griff Erickson reached base twice on Friday with a walk and a single, scoring a pair of runs and increasing his batting average to .308.

Friday Solar Sox Box Score

Coming up: The Solar Sox will try to avoid a 6-game losing streak on Saturday and will send Jarred Cosart (Astros)

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join True Blue LA

You must be a member of True Blue LA to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at True Blue LA. You should read them.

Join True Blue LA

You must be a member of True Blue LA to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at True Blue LA. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9351_tracker