COVINA -- The Ventura County Pirates defeated the Inland Valley Buccaneers 10-2 Tuesday at Charter Oak.
The Pirates got big offensive performances from Darren Taylor (Chaffey College), who went 4-for-5 with four RBI and two runs scored, Johnny Pacheco (CSULA), who blasted a home run and Kyle Soberano (Illinois State), who crush a home run.
Trevor Garcia was electric on the bump, tossing six innings, striking out eight and allowing just one run.
The Pirates face the Inland Valley Pirates on Wednesday.
The Bucs will take on the Palm Springs Power on Wednesday.