LONG BEACH -- The California Cage Rats defeated the OC Pirates 5-3 Saturday at St. Anthony.
Jason Bush (New Mexico State) ripped three hits. Calix Armijo (Cerritos College) had two hits, scored twice and produced one RBI. Johnathan Enriquez tallied two hits, one RBI and scored once.
The OC Pirates were led by Ethan Rivera's (CSU San Marcos) home run.
The reigning SBL pitcher of the week Bruce Yamamoto, continued his stellar play. He pitched a complete game, struck out 15 and allowed three runs.
The Cage Rats (7-6) will play the Arroyo Seco Sentinels on Monday.
The Pirates (9-2) face the East LA Dodgers on the 4th of July.