Two runs scored on Drew Weeks’ seventh-inning single and Shane Hoelscher smacked an RBI double in the ninth as the Tri-City Dust Devils scored five runs in their final three turns at the plate to rally for a 6-2 win at Salem-Keizer on Saturday night.
Tri-City (15-14) maintained a 1 1/2 game lead over Vancouver atop the Northwest League North standings. They wrap up their series at S-K today before returning home for an eight-game homestand starting Monday against Hillsboro.
Blake Shouse (2-6) started and got the win for Tri-City with six innings of five-hit ball. Jerad McCrummen and Scott Firth combined for three innings of scoreless relief.