BELLINGHAM - After nabbing a 4-3 win with no earned runs due to six errors by Corvallis on Monday, July 15, the Bellingham Bells committed five errors that led to nine unearned runs in a 14-3 loss to the Knights on Tuesday, July 16, at Joe Martin Field.
Bells starting pitcher Jake Paulson was tagged for 11 runs - six unearned - and six hits in 3 1/3 innings of work to take the loss.
Johnny Farrington singled in a run in the second inning for Bellingham, and Ryan Kirby had an RBI single in the third.
Jake Bailey added a run with an RBI single in the bottom of the ninth.
The Bells host Corvallis in the final game of the three-game series at 7:05 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, at Joe Martin Field.
CORVALLIS 14, BELLINGHAM 3
Corvallis 160 610 000 - 14 13 0
Bellingham 011 000 000 - 3 13 5
WP: Elliott Surrey. LP: Jake Paulson. Highlights: Bells: Alex Calbick 3-5, 2R, Aaron Sandefur 3-4.