CANARIES PULL AWAY LATE IN DAY GAME WITH MILKMEN

CANARIES PULL AWAY LATE IN DAY GAME WITH MILKMEN

Sioux Falls 11, Milwaukee 3 – Box Score

The Sioux Falls Canaries (14-11) pulled away in the seventh and eighth innings to take an 11-3 win against the Milwaukee Milkmen on Tuesday afternoon.

The Canaries led 4-3 after the sixth inning but put the hammer down in the seventh. LF Kevin Taylor (2-for-4) plated the first run of the rally with an RBI single. After DH Trae Santos scored on a wild pitch, Taylor scored when SS Andrew Ely (2-for-4) singled. C Mike Hart (2-for-5) and CF Brett Vertigan (4-for-5) each added RBI singles to cap the five-run spurt. In the eighth, 2B Alay Lago (2-for-5) doubled home DH Graham Low and then scored when RF Clint Coulter (3-for-4) singled.

For Milwaukee, LF Adam Walker hit his fifth home run of the season and DH Teodoro Martinez, RF Nolan Earley and SS Sam Dexter each added a pair of hits.