Audio Wrap-Up: Gems win first game after all-star break

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CORVALLIS, Ore. — The Klamath Falls Gems are somewhat in control of their own destiny for the West Coast League’s West Division title, getting 10 of their final 15 regular season games against the other top teams in the division – Corvallis and Bend.

If Wednesday’s game is any indiciation, things could go the Gems’ way, as Klamath Falls rallied in 11 innings to defeat the Corvallis Knights 4-1 at Goss Stadium.

Mike Garrard summarizes the win:

Next up: Gems at Corvallis | 6:40 p.m. – July 26 – Goss Stadium | (6:05 p.m. – 960 the Sports Legend)

Other West Coast League Scores – Wednesday

Kitsap 7, Bend 3
Walla Walla 5, Wenatchee 4
Bellingham 4, Kelowna 2

Thursday Games

Bend at Kitsap – 6:35 p.m.
Klamath Falls at Corvallis – 6:40 p.m.
Kelowna at Bellingham – 7:05 p.m.
Wenatchee at Walla Walla – 7:05 p.m.

West Coast League Standings
(from WCCBL.com)

East Division W L PCT GB STREAK LAST 10
Wenatchee AppleSox 27 13 0.675 - 1L 6-4
Bellingham Bells 25 15 0.625 2 3W 5-5
Kelowna Falcons 24 18 0.571 4 1L 5-5
Walla Walla Sweets 17 24 0.415 10.5 2W 3-7
West Division W L PCT GB STREAK LAST 10
Corvallis Knights 23 20 0.535 - 2L 3-7
Klamath Falls Gems 21 20 0.512 1 1W 9-1
Bend Elks 19 20 0.487 2 4L 4-6
Cowlitz Black Bears 18 22 0.450 3.5 1L 6-4
Kitsap BlueJackets 11 33 0.250 12.5 1W 2-8

Box Score – Klamath Falls 4, Corvallis 1 (11 innings)

GAME DATE: 07/25/2012
Klamath Falls Gems  4 AT Corvallis Knights  1 (EXTRA INNINGS)

                                 YTD                                   YTD
Klamath            AB  R  H BI   AVG  Corvallis          AB  R  H BI   AVG
P.Miles LF          5  1  0  0  .333  N.Blackham LF       3  0  2  0  .318
N.Armenta CF        5  0  1  0  .265   M.Nylen LF,RF      2  0  0  0  .227
A.Byler 3B          5  1  1  2  .371  C.Rabago C          2  0  1  0  .200
J.Wong 1B           3  1  1  1  .367  G.Mahle 1B,P        5  0  0  0  .303
G.Velazquez RF      3  0  0  0  .316  C.Whalen 3B         5  0  0  0  .255
C.George SS         4  0  1  1  .262  M.Gallegos 2B       4  0  1  0  .345
K.Davidson DH       4  0  0  0  .255  A.Barr DH           5  0  1  0  .295
A.Kennedy C         3  0  1  0  .234   A.Michaels LF      0  0  0  0  .244
 N.Rulli PR         0  0  0  0  .260  N.Torres 1B,RF      3  1  1  0  .208
 B.Cornish C        0  0  0  0  .103  N.Roberts SS        3  0  1  1  .217
J.Whisler 2B        3  1  1  0  .211  C.Hofmann CF        4  0  1  0  .237
                   35  4  6  4                           36  1  8  1

Klamath              0 0 0   0 0 0   1 0 0   0 3 -  4  6  0
Corvallis            0 1 0   0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 -  1  8  1
2B--N.Armenta (2), A.Byler (12), N.Blackham (6), N.Torres (9). RBI--A.Byler
 2 (25), J.Wong (30), C.George (12), N.Roberts (7). HP--N.Blackham (3),
C.Rabago (2), M.Gallegos (4), N.Torres (4). SF--N.Roberts (4).
SH--G.Velazquez 2 (0), J.Whisler (0), C.Rabago (0), N.Torres (0).
SB--N.Blackham (12), C.Rabago (1), M.Gallegos (18). CS--C.George (3),
M.Gallegos (5). E--M.Gallegos (11). 
LOB--Klamath 4, Corvallis 12. DP--C. George(SS) - J. Whisler(2B) - J.
Wong(1B). 
                                                                YTD
                                 IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR     ERA
 Klamath
C.Coronado                      4.1   5   1   1   0   2   0    2.30
B.Williams                      1.2   0   0   0   0   3   0    4.53
N.Bunch                         2.1   3   0   0   1   3   0    3.56
T.Eshelman (W,3-0)              2.2   0   0   0   2   3   0    0.00
                               11     8   1   1   3  11   0
 Corvallis
T.Frank                         6.2   3   1   1   1   4   0    0.81
T.Starr                         2.0   0   0   0   0   1   0    2.50
D.Barker                        1.1   0   0   0   1   3   0    1.54
K.Hart (L,1-2)                  0.1   1   2   2   1   0   0    4.58
G.Mahle                         0.2   2   1   1   0   1   0    5.06
                               11     6   4   4   3   9   0
WP--C.Coronado (8), T.Frank 2 (3). HB--C.Coronado 2 (4), B.Williams 2 (5).
SO--P.Miles, N.Armenta, A.Byler, G.Velazquez, C.George, K.Davidson 2,
A.Kennedy, J.Whisler, N.Blackham, M.Nylen, G.Mahle 2, C.Whalen 2, A.Barr 4,
N.Torres. BB--J.Wong 2, A.Kennedy, C.Rabago, N.Roberts, C.Hofmann.
BF--C.Coronado 20 (128), B.Williams 6 (189), N.Bunch 11 (202), T.Eshelman 9
(74), T.Frank 24 (86), T.Starr 5 (73), D.Barker 5 (91), K.Hart 3 (86),
G.Mahle 4 (48). P-S--C.Coronado 75-46, B.Williams 25-15, N.Bunch 44-29,
T.Eshelman 39-26, T.Frank 87-61, T.Starr 13-11, D.Barker 20-12, K.Hart 8-3,
G.Mahle 12-9. 
T--3:12.  A--1752
Klamath Falls Head Coach Josh Hogan was thrown out for arguing with umpires
in the middle of the tenth inning.

Weather: 82 Degrees, blue skies.
Umpires: Plate Ump - Joseph Penna, Field Ump #1 - Colin Price






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