Aces Edged Late by Rainiers in 8-6 Loss
TACOMA, Wash. (Reno Aces) - In a back-and-forth scoring affair, the Reno Aces (16-18) fell late in an 8-6 loss to the Tacoma Rainiers (11-23) Friday night at Cheney Stadium.
The Aces got on the board first with a four-run third inning highlighted by an RBI double from Drew Ellis and a pair of RBI singles from Stone Garrett and Dominic Canzone.
Trailing 6-4 in the top of the sixth, Dominic Miroglio belted a two-run homer to tie the game at six.
Ryan Meisinger (1-2) took the loss after tossing 1.1 innings of two-run ball on two hits.
The relief trio of Humberto Mejia, Caleb Baragar, Jacob Webb tossed three shutout innings on one hit and struck out a batter.
Garrett, Ellis and Canzone combined for a 4-for-11 performance at the plate Friday night with three runs batted in.
The Aces were active on the basepaths with a season-high three stolen bases (McCarthy 2, Garrett 1).
- Dominic Miroglio: 1-for-3, HR, 2 RBI.
- Dominic Canzone: 2-for-4, RBI, R.
- Drew Ellis: 1-for-3, RBI, 2B, R.
- Stone Garrett: 1-for-4, RBI, R, SB.
- Jacob Webb: 1.0 IP, 0 ER on 0 H, 1 K.
The Reno Aces continue their six-game road series with the Tacoma Rainiers before returning to Greater Nevada Field for a six-game homestand against the Las Vegas Aviators, Triple-A affiliate of the Oakland Athletics, starting Tuesday, May 17. Tickets for the entire 2022 season are available at RenoAces.com or Text 21003.
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