Elks drop game one in Corvallis 8-7
The Elks were down 7-4 in the 5th inning then came back to tie the score highlighted by a 2 run homer by Brock Carpenter. Corvallis came back with a run in the 8th to win it. Game two of the 3 games series is set for Wednesday night at 6:40pm in Corvallis.
RiverBend Brewing Growler NIght-Aug 1
Let the 15th anniversary celebrations begin! In partnership with RiverBend Brewing, this Friday Night 500 Growlers will be passed out at the RiverBend tent inside Vince Genna Stadium. Get there early as these cool growlers will be collectors items!!
Elks head into last 12 games of season with playoff spot in sight
Wenatchee salvaged the third game of the series, scratching across a run in the top of the 14th inning to defeat the Bend Elks, 3-2 Sunday evening. The Elks had plenty of opportunities to win the game, loading the bases in the ninth and twelfth innings, but were unable to push across the winning run.
Kevin Hamann (photo) tossed six strong innings, scattering four hits and yielding an unearned run for Bend.
SunDevils deliver in the Desert, Elks win 8-7
ASU's Jake Peevyhouse came off the bench in the 6th and delivered a pinch hit 2 RBI double. Fellow SunDevil Trever Allen (photo) went 2 for 5 with a solo HR in the 3rd to untie things. Another Arizona based player, OF Justin Erlandson from Scottsdale Community College, made the most of his start and smacked a 2 RBI double in the 2nd. Erlandson also had an RBI on a SAC bunt in which he scored on the play do to 2 Wenatchee errors allowing him to come all they way around and score.
All we want for Christmas is another Elks win
The Elks took advantage of 6 Wenatchee miscues in the field and scored 7 runs in the 6th inning to take game one of this 3 game series 7-4. Patrick McGuff got the win supported by once again stellar relief in innings 7-8-9 as Wenatchee could only collect one hit in the final 3 innings. Louis Cohen pitched the 9th for his 8th save.
Santa and his Elvs (photo) were in attendance on this game the 25th of July.
Elks pound out 16 hits in 13-1 win over Klamath Falls
All 9 Elks starters had at least one hit, the 4 Elks pitchers combined for 10K's and gave up just 5 hits and the defensive played error free baseball in a 13-1 win over the the Klamath Falls Gems. Brock Carpenter (photo) hit his 2nd homer in consecutive nights, Jake Peevyhouse also connected for a round tripper and the Elks pounded out 4 doubles and 13 RBI's.
Santa to throw out first pitch Friday Night
Christmas in the Park is set for this Friday Night when the Elks take on the Wenatchee AppleSox at 6:35pm. Santa's Elvs, a Christmas Tree, fun games for kids, candy canes, red ropes and a chance to win a bicycle are all part of the holiday cheer on the 25th of July. The Elks will also welcome Robberson Ford and their employees to the Park.
Elks take two of three in Longview
Oregon State's Billy King (photo) doubled in the 7th with an RBI and singled in the 1st with an RBI leading the Elks to a 5-4 win in Longview, Wa. King leads the Elks in RBI's with 18, 2nd in total hits with 34 and 2nd on the team in runs scored with 20. Patrick McGuff went 5 innings to earn the win, he is tied with Austin Guzzon for the team lead in strikeouts with 38. Kevin Sheets recorded his 7th save of the season.
Solid pitching lifts Elks to 5-1 win in Longivew
Zack Carter (photo) threw 6 innings scattering 4 hits, no runs and 7 strikeouts on Friday night. This is what the Elks needed after a 13 inning game the previous night spent several arms. Louis Cohen picked up his 5th save. The Elks made the most of their 5 hits. Grant Newton hit a 2RBI double in the 5th. Nicky Lopez also delivered a 2 RBI single in the 5th.
Elks blow lead in the 7th, lose in the 13th
The Cowlitz Black Bears tied the game in the 7th with 3 runs and won in the 13th without a hit via 3 walks and a hit batter. Brock Carpenter (photo) had 3 hits for the Elks along with 3 RBIs with 2 doubles on the night. Billy King and Trever Allen also collected 2 hits on the night.