SAINTS SLIDE PAST REDHAWKS WITH LATE HOMER

SAINTS SLIDE PAST REDHAWKS WITH LATE HOMER

St. Paul 4, Fargo-Moorhead 3 – Box Score

The St. Paul Saints edged past the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 4-3 on Tuesday night at CHS Field.

3B Drew Ward (2-for-4) gave the RedHawks the early lead with a solo home run in the top of the first inning. In the fifth, CF Alex Boxwell and LF Brennan Metzger (2-for-4) led off the frame with back-to-back solo shots to take a 3-0 lead but the Saints responded in the home half. 2B Drew Stankiewicz singled home both 3B Chesny Young and SS Nate Samson (2-for-4) and, later in the inning, pinch runner Mike Devine scored when OF Max Murphy (2-for-4) hit an infield single.

In the eighth, 1B John Silviano hit a lead-off home run for what proved to be the game-winning run.

The Saints sit in third place in the standings, 1.5 games clear of the Goldeyes in fourth.

 

Milwaukee at Winnipeg – Postponed (Rain)

The game between the Milwaukee Milkmen and the Winnipeg Goldeyes was postponed due to rain. The game will be made up tomorrow, Wednesday, Sept. 9, as a part of a doubleheader beginning at 5:05 p.m. Central Time.

 

Sioux Falls at Chicago – Postponed (Rain)

The game between the Sioux Falls Canaries and the Chicago Dogs was postponed due to rain. The game will be made up tomorrow, Wednesday, Sept. 9, as a part of a doubleheader beginning at 4:05 p.m. Central Time. The Canaries and Dogs are also scheduled to play a doubleheader on Thursday, making up a postponed contest from July 15.