06/30/2017 9:23 PM -
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (June 30, 2017)
ST. PAUL, Minn. — 18 hits and 10 runs was too much for Gary to overcome on Friday night at CHS Field in St. Paul, Minn., as the RailCats were shutout by the Saints, 10-0. Friday’s series opening defeat also ended Gary’s streak of three consecutive wins to begin a series.
The Saints increased their lead to eight with a five-run third inning. RBI doubles from Anthony Gallas and Jack Goihl gave St. Paul a five-run cushion before Oh delivered a two-out, bases-clearing triple to left-center, extending the Saints’ lead to eight.
Gary (22-19) was led offensively by Cameron Newell and Kris Goodman, both of whom finished with two hits. Ryan Fritze tossed a scoreless eighth inning in his hometown and Joe Hauser allowed one run on seven hits and struck out a pair in his second appearance with the RailCats.
Braulio Torres-Perez (4-1) was charged with his first loss of the season. The southpaw allowed a season-high nine runs (six earned) on 11 hits and two walks in four innings.
Gary resumes their three-game weekend series against St. Paul on Saturday at 7:05 p.m. 2016 All-Star Charle Rosario (4-3, 3.25) counters against Saints right-hander Ryan Zimmerman (3-1, 2.82) in the middle game of the series)
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