PALM SPRINGS, CA – Captain David Kiriakos went 3-for-5 with a triple, five RBI and a stolen base as the POWER (16-5, 9-4) bats came alive for a 9-5 victory over Team San Diego (10-10, 3-5) at Palm Springs Stadium on Tuesday.
Nick Baker (2-0) got his second win of the season bouncing back after allowing three runs in the first inning with six straight shutout frames, including four consecutive 1-2-3 innings.
Chad Clark added two hits, including his third double of the season, and a walk for Palm Springs who capitalized on Team San Diego mistakes.
Left-fielder Tyler Gulley led the way for Team San Diego going 3-for-4 with two RBI while Corey Russell added two hits and a run.
The POWER are back in action at Palm Springs Stadium on Wednesday as the High Desert Heat come to town on $1-admission night.
Notes: Team San Diego shortstop Shane Richins was ejected in the bottom of the seventh inning arguing a call at second base.