Babe Ruth falls to Skagit 2-1
By JIM WALLER
Whidbey News Times Sports editor
June 17, 2011 · 9:30 AM
Although Clay Doughty pitched a three-hitter, the Oak Harbor Babe Ruth baseball team fell 2-1 to the Skagit Renegades at Mount Vernon's Sherman Anderson Field Wednesday, June 15.
The game was scoreless until the sixth when Oak Harbor mixed a hit batter, fielder's choice and error for a run.
Skagit tied it in the sixth with a run-scoring double, then won it in the seventh with two outs on two errors and a single.
Daniel Wolfe doubled for Oak Harbor, and Andrew Snavely, Brent Mertins and Ben Fikse had singles.
Doughty finished with eight strikeouts and five walks.
Contact Whidbey News Times Sports editor Jim Waller at firstname.lastname@example.org or 360-675-6611 ext. 5060.