Lake Elsinore wins slugfest 33-18
ADELANTO, Calif. -- The Lake Elsinore Storm and High Desert Mavericks combined for 51 runs and 57 hits in a California League game Sunday, won 33-18 by the Storm.
Lake Elsinore, a Single-A affiliate of the San Diego Padres scored eight runs in the first inning, six runs in the eighth and had two five-run innings.
The Storm had 33 hits and five home runs, including two by Matt Clark, who went 5 for 6 with seven runs scored and five RBIs.
Felix Carrasco drove in six runs for Lake Elsinore and was one of five Storm players with four hits.
High Desert hit five homers, two by Kuo Hui Lo, who was one of four Mavericks players with four RBIs.
James McOwen went 2 for 6 for High Desert, a Seattle Mariners affiliate, to extend his hitting streak to 36 games and break the California League record.
Lake Elsinore starter Jeremy McBryde allowed 13 hits and 11 earned runs in 4 2/3 innings. Matt Teague got the win in relief, allowing eight hits and three runs in 3 1/3 innings.
Starter Nathan Addock took the loss, allowing seven hits and eight runs while registering two outs.
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