Rookie righthander Dariel Fregio pitched a three-hit shutout as the Wild Things rolled over the Windy City ThunderBolts 7-0 Friday night.
The win moves Washington’s record to 47-47. It is the first time the Wild Things have been at the .500 mark since after a game June 3 that left them with a 10-10 record.
Fregio struck out a career-high 10 and did not issue a walk in throwing his first shutout as a profesisonal. He retired each of the last 10 Windy City batters.
Washington gave its pitcher plenty of offensive support, scoring four times in the fifth inning for a 5-0 lead, then tacking on two insruance runs in the sixth.
Melvin Novoa hit two doubles, scored twice and drove in two runs. Carson Clowers had two RBI and Wes Darvill scored three times.
Washington will play the final two games of its sesason saturday night and Sunday evening.
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