Cardinals earn sweep of Cougars
Medical Lake wins early-season Northeast A League showdown
The early-season baseball showdown between Medical Lake and Chewelah certainly lived up to expectations, and maybe then some.
The Cardinals got a walk-off homerun from Kasey Kelly in the bottom of the seventh inning in the opener – one of just three hits on the day for his team – to claim a 4-3 victory and then got the bats going in game two to score the sweep with a 9-2 win.
The Cardinals’ Adam Paulson pitched a complete game, struck out 15 and never issued a walk and scattered nine hits in improving to 3-0 on the season. Caleb Weibe also went the distance, striking out seven in losi...