On a night when his father Jeff — a former Major League infielder — threw out the ceremonial first onion, Walla Walla Sweets second baseman Connor Cirillo accepted the toss, took a bite out of the onion, then took a bite out of the visiting Portland Pickles a short time later.

The visiting Portland Pickles scored six times in the top half of the first inning Wednesday night, and hung on for an 8-7 victory over the Walla Walla Sweets in the second game of a three-game West Coast League baseball series at Borleske Stadium.

Walla Walla’s Patrick Caulfield smashed a three-run, fifth-inning home run Tuesday night that lifted the West Coast League South Division-leading Sweets to a 3-2 victory over the Portland Pickles in the opening game of a three-game series at Borleske Stadium.

The Walla Walla Sweets continued their hot start as they improve to 8-0 after picking up their second win over the Highline Bears on Wednesday night, 9-2, at Borleske Stadium.

The Walla Walla Sweets saw a six-run lead vanish, but they still came away undefeated as they pulled off a 9-6 comeback win over the Bend Elks in West Coast League baseball action here at Borleske Stadium on Saturday.

The Walla Walla Sweets completed the series sweep of the Corvallis Knights on Thursday at Borleske Stadium with a 5-3 West Coast League win.

A Central Arizona Community College product and a University of California-Santa Barbara player — who suited up for Walla Walla’s West Coast League baseball entry last summer — will be donning Sweets jerseys in 2019, the team announced Thursday.

A pair of high school seniors from southern California — who intend to further their baseball careers at UCLA — have agreed to play this summer for the Walla Walla Sweets, the West Coast League team announced Thursday. 

The Walla Walla Sweets of the West Coast League have announced that longtime play-by-play commentator Roy Elia has been hired to be the baseball club’s lead broadcaster and media relations director.

Left-handed pitcher Matt Hall, who played for the Walla Walla Sweets during the 2013 West Coast League season, is the first former Sweets player to be called up by a major league team after the Detroit Tigers did so on Monday.

LONGVIEW, Wash. — Cesar Lopez singled in the second inning and Ryan Johnston doubled in the ninth for the only Walla Walla Sweets hits as they finished the season with a 3-0 loss to Cowlitz in West Coast League baseball action here on Wednesday.

LONGVIEW, Wash. — Nick Nyquist doubled twice as he went 4-for-5 with a pair of runs batted in for the Walla Walla Sweets, and teammate Jordan Hovey homered to put them ahead for good in the sixth inning as they picked up a 5-3 victory over the Cowlitz Black Bears in West Coast League basebal…

LONGVIEW, Wash. — Zack Filby became the first and only Walla Walla Sweet to get a far as second base when he doubled with one out in the top of the ninth inning against Cowltiz relief pitcher Marty Maves.

Josh Prizina went 3-for-4 with two runs batted in for the Walla Walla Sweets as they clinched an above .500 overall record for this season with their 7-3 trouncing of the Yakima Valley Pippins in West Coast League baseball action here at Borleske Stadium on Saturday night.

Walla Walla overcame a six-run Kelowna second inning, got scoreless relief pitching from its bullpen over the last seven innings, and pulled off a two-run, ninth-inning rally to defeat the Falcons, 7-6, at Borleskes Stadium on Wednesday night in West Coast League baseball action.

In a game both teams had to have to keep their postseason hopes alive, Kelowna pushed across the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and hung on to defeat Walla Walla, 3-2, in West Coast League baseball action Tuesday at Borleske Stadium.

PORT ANGELES, Wash. — Walla Walla caught a pair of Port Angeles runners at second base in the eighth inning of a tie game, but a wild throw into the outfield enabled the Lefties to come away with the go-ahead run and a 3-2 defeat of the Sweets in their West Coast League baseball matchup here…

VICTORIA, British Columbia — Behind some stellar defence in the field, four RBI’s from Rowdey Jordan, and Landon Anderson’s quality start on the mound, the Victoria HarbourCats clinched their first series sweep since the first week of July with a 6-4 victory over the Walla Walla Sweets in We…

VICTORIA, British Columbia — Harrison Spohn hit a tie-breaking homer for Victoria in the bottom of the seventh inning to help lift the HarbourCats over the Walla Walla Sweets, 4-3, in West Coast League baseball action here on Wednesday.

VICTORIA, British Columbia — Jordan Hovey launched a two-run homer for the Walla Walla Sweets, but he did that in the face of an 8-0 deficit after only five innings against the Victoria HarbourCats here on Tuesday.

Trailing 2-0 midway in the third inning Monday night at steamy Borleske Stadium, Walla Walla rallied for three runs in the bottom of the frame to take the lead and then piled on en route to an 11-3 West Coast League baseball victory over visiting Cowlitz.

The Walla Walla Sweets scored at least run in each the first four innings — multiple runs three of them — starting pitcher Bryce Moyle shutout the Cowlitz Black Bears for six, and they went on to a 9-0 victory in West Coast League baseball action here at Borleske Stadium on Saturday.