HELENA — The Butte Miners scored early and often Sunday morning, rolling to a 9-2 victory over Eastside Baseball at Kindrick Legion Field.
Ryan Wahl doubled and drove in two runs, to lead the Miners, who smacked seven hits in the game that was called after six by the time limit. Egan Lester and Reece Cox each hit a pair of singles in the win that gave Butte seventh place in the tournament.
Aidan Lee and Kian O’Neill singled for Butte. Lee, O’Neill, Cox and Wolfgang Doty-Basel drew walks.
Casey Kautzman and Wahl each pitched four innings for Butte. Last names for the Eastside players were not provided. Eastside is a team from the Seattle area.
The Miners will play in the Whitefish tournament starting next Thursday.