Hops blank AquaSox 1-0

Associated Press

HILLSBORO, Ore. — Ryan Tufts hit a run-scoring single in the sixth inning to give the Hillsboro Hops a 1-0 win over the Everett AquaSox on Friday.

Joey Rose scored on the play after he hit a single with two outs and advanced to third on a single by Francis Martinez.

Ryan Miller (3-0) got the win with a scoreless inning in relief while Ivan Fortunato (4-3) took the loss. Josh Green retired the side in order for his 11th save of the season.

The AquaSox were blanked for the sixth time this season, while the Hops’ staff recorded their sixth shutout of the year.

With the win, Hillsboro improved to 5-2 against Everett this season.

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