The Modesto Nuts rallied for three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning and had the tying run at the plate, but their comeback fell short as Lake Elsinore hung on for a 7-5 California League victory Saturday night at John Thurman Field.
Collin Ferguson doubled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and Ryan Castellani worked into the eighth to help the Modesto Nuts to a 5-3 win over the Inland Empire 66ers on Thursday night at John Thurman Field.
The Modesto Nuts dropped two California League contests to the Stockton Ports on Monday, 4-3 in a makeup game from a rainout April 9 and 8-4 in the regularly scheduled contest at Banner Island Ballpark.
Modesto Nuts third baseman Shane Hoelscher connected for a three-run home run that propelled his club to a 10-5 California League victory over the San Jose Giants on Saturday night at John Thurman Field.
A return to John Thurman Field on Thursday did nothing to change the fortunes of the Modesto Nuts, who dropped their fifth straight, 7-2 to the San Jose Giants, after going 1-8 on a season-long nine-game road trip.
The Modesto Nuts’ Parker French and the San Jose Giants’ Mark Reyes hooked up in a classic pitchers’ duel Friday night at John Thurman Field, with Reyes and the Giants earning a 2-1 California League victory.