But, no love lost when the two West Coast League rivals square off. For the first time ever tonight at County Stadium.
The Sweets protecting their early 2-zip advantage gunning down Jake Roberts trying to snag 2nd.
Home half. Yakima Valley catching up. Alex Guenette bangs it into the corner, around and in Justin Jacobs.
Sweet wildness produces the equalizer, bouncing off the backstop, Ryan Rosa screaming home, 2 apiece.
But, the Sweets plate 2 in the 11th to beat the Pippins.