Oilers finish road swing with 3-1 win
Troy Channing hit a three-run home run in the first inning and the Peninsula Oilers' pitching staff shut down the Anchorage Glacier Pilots for a 3-1 Alaska Baseball League victory Wednesday at Mulcahy Stadium in Anchorage.
The win keeps the Oilers (17-8 ABL) three games ahead of the Anchorage Bucs (14-12) for the league's top spot. The Mat-Su Miners are in third at 13-13, while the Pilots hold fourth at 13-17. The Athletes in Action Fire are fifth at 10-17.