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Alaska Baseball League at a glance, games through June 29

MONDAY IN THE ABLE

7 p.m. -- Mat-Su Miners at Anchorage Glacier Pilots, Mulcahy Stadium

7 p.m. -- Anchorage Bucs at Fairbanks Goldpanners, Growden Memorial Park

TUESDAY IN THE ABL

6 p.m. -- Anchorage Glacier Pilots at Mat-Su Miners (DH), Hermon Brothers Field

6 p.m. -- Anchorage Bucs at Fairbanks Goldpanners, Growden Memorial Park

7 p.m. -- Chugiak Chinooks at Kenai Peninsula Oilers, Seymour Field

AROUND THE HORN

SUNDAY's games

PILOTS 5, CHINOOKS 4

The Pilots beat the Chinooks 5-4 on Chugiak's two-run, walk-off error Sunday at Mulcahy.

The Pilots rallied with three runs in the ninth inning. They loaded the bases with two walks and a hit batsman, chasing pitcher Shane Armstrong. Reliever Zachary Freeman threw four pitches -- Anchorage's Kevin Viers singled on Freeman's first offering to drive in a run, and Trevor Podratz hit a grounder on an 0-2 pitch that led to shortstop Josh Altmann's error and opened the door for the tying run and scoring run.

BUCS SWEEP PANNERS

The Bucs came up with late runs in both games to send the Goldpanners to a pair of losses in a Sunday doubleheader in Fairbanks. The Bucs won the first game 9-8 and the second one 7-5.

In the opener, Bucs scored four times in the seventh (and final) inning, getting a two-run single from Dylan Butler and a two-run double from Chane Lynch to erase the Goldpanners' two-run lead.

Down 9-7 going into the bottom half of the inning, the Fairbanks got one run back and had a runner at third base with one out, but consecutive groundouts ended the threat.

In the second game seven-inning game, the Bucs scored four runs in the sixth to help pitcher Alex Godzak run his record to 4-0. Godzak went four innings, struck out four and allowed one run on three hits.

Butler was 3 for 4 and scored twice.

MINERS, OILERS SPLIT

The Miners and Oilers each won a game in a doubleheader at Palmer, with the Miners taking the first game 4-1 and the Oilers coming back for a 10-1 rout in the nightcap.

Tyler Stubblefield pitched a seven-inning complete game in the opening to power the Miners. He struck out seven and gave up six hits.

Mat-Su took control with two runs in the fourth. Matt Decker smacked an RBI double and Brandon Smith followed with a run-scoring single.

In the late game, the Oilers scored six unearned runs in the fifth inning to run away with the victory. The big hit that inning was A.J. Hernandez's two-run single.

SATURDAY'S GAMES

Oilers 8, Pilots 3

Hitting in the No. 9 spot, Josh Rose came through in a big way to lead the Oilers past the Pilots 8-3 Saturday in Anchorage.

Rose drove in four runs, knocking in three with his first home runs of the season. Rose ripped a two-run homer in the sixth inning and a solo shot in the eighth.

Chad Reiser got the win, one of three Peninsula pitchers who combined for 12 strikeouts and scattered five hits.

MINERS 14, CHINOOKS 3

Cameron Frost, Cameron Newell and Nick Senzel homered to highlight Mat-Su's 14-3 romp over Chugiak at Loretta French Field.

Newell racked up six RBIs, including four with a sixth-inning grand slam.

GOLDPANNERS 7, BUCS 2

Mike Benson struck out eight and and Kris Paulino hit a two-run homer to carry the Goldpanners psat the Bucs 7-2 in Fairbanks.

Benson pitched six innings, scattering seven hits and allowing a single run. Paulino's home run, a two-run shot, keyed a three-run sixth inning for Fairbanks.

ALASKA BASEBALL LEAGUE

Standings Through Friday's Games

American League

W L Pct. GB Overall

Bucs 10 4 .714 -- 16-6

Oilers 4 5 .444 3 1/2 13-6-2

Goldpanners 1 4 .200 4 1/2 11-5

National League

W L Pct. GB Overall

Miners 9 4 .692 -- 13-5-1

Glacier Pilots 9 6 .600 1 11-7

Chinooks 2 12 .143 7 1/2 4-14