The Bellingham Bells returned from the West Coast League All-Star break with a 7-4 victory over the Victoria HarborCats on Tuesday, July 21, at Joe Martin Field.
The Bells had two-run home runs from Walker Olis and Joey Harris in the win.
Zach Johnson gave up six hits and three runs, struck out four and didn’t walk a batter in six innings of work to pick up the victory.
Bellingham and Victoria play the second of the three-game set at 7:05 p.m. Wednesday, July 22, at Joe Martin Field.
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Bellingham 7, Victoria 4
WP: Zach Johnson. LP: Matt Blais. Highlights: Bells: Dustin Breshears 2-5, R, RBI; Chris Beall 2-5, R, RBI, 2B; Walker Olis 1-4, R, 2RBI, HR; Chase Scott 1-3, R; Beau Branton 1-3, R; K.J. Brady 0-3, R; Joey Harris 1-3, R, 2RBI, HR.