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Sweets take series

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Moses Lake, WA

The Pirates faced the Walla Walla Sweets on Sunday night in the finale of their 3 game series. 

It was a good pitcher's duel on Sunday night as Drew Martin started for the Pirates taking on Joey Wagman for Walla Walla.

The Sweets took an early 2-0 lead in the second inning on a 2-run home run by first baseman Dennis Holt. The Pirates answered back in the fifth inning as Nate Roberts scored on an RBI single by Bryndon Ecklund.  The Sweets tacked on 1 more in the sixth on an RBI single by Josh Daniel to make it 3-1.

The scored stayed there the rest of the way as Joey Wagman recorded the victory for Walla Walla. Ryan Richardson threw the last 2 innings out of the bullpen and got the save for the Sweets.

The Pirates walk the plank tonight falling 3-1 at Larson Field.

The Pirates will play stay in town to host the Bend Elks for 3 games starting on Monday night.    First pitch is at 7:35 and if you can't make it you can catch all the action on 730 KULE.

About the Moses Lake Pirates: 
Now in our 5th year, the Moses Lake Pirates are dedicated to player development and affordable family fun.  The Pirates are a member of the West Coast League that stretches from Kelowna, Canada to Bend, Oregon. Players are recruited from top colleges across the nation.