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POCATELLO RUNNIN REBELS 12, EVANSTON (WY) 2 (5)

EVANSTON (WY) 10, POCATELLO RUNNIN REBELS 8

The Double-A Pocatello Runnin Rebels split Saturday’s doubleheader against Evanston (Wyoming) at Halliwell Park, winning 12-2 in five innings and losing 10-8.

In the opener, Eben Curtiss and Braxton Wilhelm combined to hold Evanston to a pair of hits. Trei Hough had three hits and four RBIs at the plate.

The Runnin Rebels scored five runs in game two’s bottom of the seventh, but ended the game with the bases loaded. Kyler Knowles had three hits for Pocatello (8-2), which plays a doubleheader at Melaleuca Field against the Idaho Falls Bandits on Monday.

BLACKFOOT 7, MINICO GREEN SOX 2

MINICO GREEN SOX 7, BLACKFOOT 4

Double-A Blackfoot split Saturday’s doubleheader against the Minico Green Sox at the Minico tournament, winning 7-2 and losing 7-4.

The Broncos’ Jace Grimmett tossed seven innings of four-hit ball in game one, striking out five. Teammate Isaiah Thomas added three hits to pace the offense.

Mike Gardner had two hits and two RBIs in game two for Blackfoot (2-5), which plays a doubleheader Tuesday at Halliwell Park against the Pocatello Runnin Rebels.

SATURDAY’S BOX SCORES

POCATELLO RUNNIN REBELS 12, EVANSTON (WY) 2 (5)

Evanston 000 20x x — 2 2 0

Pocatello 550 02x x — 12 9 3

Pocatello — WP: Curtiss. 2B: Hough 2, Jester.

EVANSTON (WY) 10, POCATELLO RUNNIN REBELS 8

Evanston 010 050 4 — 10 8 2

Pocatello 000 021 5 — 8 13 4

Pocatello — LP: Wolfenbarger. 2B: McAdam. 3B: Jones.

BLACKFOOT 7, MINICO GREEN SOX 2

Blackfoot 140 200 0 — 7 10 2

Minico 101 000 0 — 2 4 0

Blackfoot — WP: Grimmett. 2B: Dahle.

Minico — LP: Condie. 2B: Ritchie. 3B: Garcia.

MINICO GREEN SOX 7, BLACKFOOT 4

Blackfoot 001 000 3 — 4 7 4

Minico 130 012 x — 7 5 2

Blackfoot — LP: Thomas.

Minico — WP: Chandler. 2B: Chandler, Schow.