The AquaSox’s Julio Rodriguez hits a two-run homer during a game against the Dust Devils on May 11, 2021, at Funko Field in Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

The AquaSox’s Julio Rodriguez hits a two-run homer during a game against the Dust Devils on May 11, 2021, at Funko Field in Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Rodriguez shines for AquaSox in Funko Field debut

The highly regarded prospect doubles, homers and drives in three in Everett’s 13-3 win over Tri-City.

EVERETT — Welcome to Everett, Julio Rodriguez.

Rodriguez, the No. 3 overall prospect in all of baseball, went 3-for-4 with a double, home run and three RBI in his first game at Funko Field and the Everett AquaSox rolled to a 13-3 win over the Tri-City Dust Devils on Tuesday night.

Tyler Keenen added to Everett’s big day at the plate with two doubles, a home run and five runs batted in.

Tim Elliot started for the AquaSox and allowed three runs on five hits in five innings before Matt Brash entered and turned up the heat.

Brash tossed four scoreless innings and struck out 10 batters to earn the save for Everett (5-2).

Livian Soto had three hits, including a home run, for Tri-City (3-4).

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