WESTPHAL SURRENDERS FIRST RUN; DOGS WIN ANYWAYS

WESTPHAL SURRENDERS FIRST RUN; DOGS WIN ANYWAYS

Chicago, Kansas City 2- Box Score

SP Luke Westphal (4-0) picked up the win for the Chicago Dogs on Sunday, but surrendered his first run of the 2019 season.

The lefty ended his scoreless inning streak to start the season at 28.1 innings when former CF Danny Mars hit an RBI double in the bottom of the fifth. Westphal finished the day with five innings pitched, five hits allowed, five strikeouts and one walk.

The Dogs took a 4-1 lead with a three-run sixth inning that included RBI singles by SS Harrison Smith and DH David Olmedo-Barrera and an RBI double by C Rey Gonzalez. Olmedo-Barrera picked up an RBI double in the top of the eighth to make it 5-1. 2B Dylan Tice homered in the bottom of the eighth for the T-Bones to make it 5-2, and CF Tony Roselli hit a solo home run in the top of the ninth to bring the game to its final score.

 

Cleburne 8, Winnipeg 0 (F/7 Doubleheader Game One)- Box Score

SP Jesus Sanchez (3-2) pitched all seven innings for the Cleburne Railroaders in their shutout of the Winnipeg Goldeyes on Sunday.

Sanchez struck out three and allowed just five hits in the win.

The Railroaders took a 4-0 lead with a four-run top of the second that included an RBI double by RF Hunter Clanin and an RBI single by 3B K.C. Huth. Clanin (2-for-2) hit a two-run home run in the fourth to make it 6-0 and 1B Jonathan Rodriguez hit a two-run home run in fifth to make it 8-0.

 

Sioux Falls 6, Gary SouthShore 3- Box Score

The Sioux Falls Canaries maintained their lead in the North Division with a win over the Gary SouthShore RailCats on Sunday.

RF Clint Coulter, LF Mike Hart, and 1B Kevin Taylor all drove in two runners each in the Sioux Falls win. Hart and Coulter each hit home runs.

3B Randy Santiesteban paced the RailCats, going 2-for-3 at the dish with two doubles and two RBIs.

RHP Mark Seyler (1-1) earned the win after giving up one run in four-innings of relief. RHP Reilly Hovis pitched a scoreless ninth to earn the save.