Despite a big day at the dish from Jay Winter, who finished 3-3, Outlaws lost 14-4 to Wessington Springs Owls on Sunday.
Jay Winter put himself in scoring position with two extra-base hits for Outlaws. He doubled in the first inning, singled in the third inning, and homered in the seventh inning.
Mitch McLagen got the win for Wessington Springs Owls. He allowed four runs over seven innings. McLagen struck out eight, walked three and gave up 10 hits.
The game was never in doubt after the first, as Wessington Springs Owls scored three runs on a two-run double by Nathan Hainy and a single by Brian Kolousek.
Outlaws scored one run in the first inning, and then followed it up with one more in the sixth. In the first, Outlaws scored on an RBI single by Dustin Harvey, plating Juan Sabilier.
An RBI single by Matt Engelmann sparked Outlaws’ rally. Scott Hamiel flew out to end the Outlaws threat.
Two runs in the bottom of the seventh helped Outlaws close its deficit to 14-4. A two-run home run by Jay Winter triggered Outlaws’ comeback. Outlaws’ Engelmann flew out to end the ballgame.