VFW Silver picks up 1st win of season
NEW ULM – New Ulm Silver defeated St. James 7-5 in a VFW baseball game on Wednesday.
Silver (1-6) scaled an early 2-0 deficit with seven runs of its own in the third inning. St. James added three runs later, but were held off to give Silver its first win of the season.
Kasey Kuck got the win for Silver, having notched four strikeouts in four innings of work. He gave up three earned runs on four hits.
Mike Felber got the save on the mound for Silver in three innings pitched, having allowed no earned runs while tallying five striketouts.
Austin Thordson led Silver at the plate with two hits, two RBIs and one run scored.