Braun pitches complete game as Blaze notch first victory
Ryan Braun pitched a complete game as the Langley Blaze evened their record at 1-1 on the season.
Braun struck out 11 as the Blaze beat the White Rock Tritons 6-2 on Tuesday (April 15) at McLeod Park in the team’s B.C. U18 Premier Baseball League home opener.
Langley had lost 8-4 to the Abbotsford Cardinals on April 11.
In the victory, Liam Wyatt blasted a solo home run, while Tony Pharand had a two-run single. Austin MacDonald had the other Langley RBI.
The Blaze are scheduled to play on April 17 when they host the 3-0 Cardinals at McLeod Park. Game time is 6:30 p.m.
Langley also hosts a pair of doubleheaders this weekend: Saturday at 1 p.m. versus the Victoria Mariners (2-0) and Sunday at noon against the Coquitlam Reds (0-3).