Wolverine-Orbit jumps into second in Twilight League

TOIVOLA – Wolverine-Orbit moved into second place in the Twilight League standings and closed to within a game of idle BlueSky Health Thursday.

Wolverine picked up two wins at the expense of Mosquito Inn-Toivola, the first an 8-4 win in the resumption of a game suspended June 12.

The second was a tight 6-5 decision. Wolverine tied it up with a pair of runs in the sixth and took the lead in the seventh with a single run.

Mike Saari earned the win in relief and had three hits. Luke Paul and Darren Bausano finished with two.

For Toivola (6-6), Andy Buchanan had three hits and losing pitcher Jordan Janowiak had two.

Stanton scored in each of the last five innings to overcome a 4-1 deficit to Pat’s Foods and win 10-5 at Hancock Driving Park.

Troy Kinnunen, Ross Michaels, Lee Naugle, Marco Guidotti and Frank Jackovich all had two-hit games in defeat for Pat’s Foods.

Individual stats were not available for Stanton, which finished with 10 hits.