VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Max Roberts allowed just two hits over six innings, leading the Everett AquaSox over the Vancouver Canadians 5-4 on Wednesday.
Roberts (1-1), who took a perfect game into the seventh inning, picked up the win after he struck out eight and walked one while allowing three runs.
Everett started the scoring with a big second inning, when it scored four runs, including a two-run home run by Nick Rodriguez.
After Everett added a run in the third on a single by Bobby Honeyman, the Canadians cut into the deficit in the seventh inning when Nick Podkul hit a two-run double and then scored on a two-run home run by Reilly Johnson.
Sean Wymer (0-1) went 1 2/3 innings, allowing four runs and four hits while striking out two in the Northwest League game. Noah Zavolas pitched 1 1/3 scoreless innings for his first save of the season.