User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


61° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Most Popular Today


Pheasants Fall Before Sellout Crowd

July 16, 2012, 10:45 PM

Pheasants Fall Before Sellout Crowd
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

The Sioux Falls Pheasants couldn’t cool down the red-hot Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks, falling 3-1 Monday night before a sellout crowd of 4,862 at Sioux Falls Stadium.

Fargo-Moorhead (34-21) has won 13 straight games and retained first place in the North Division.

The RedHawks’ offense did all it needed in the second and third innings. Marcos Rodriguez’s two-RBI single in the second inning gave the RedHawks a 2-0 lead and Buddy Sosnoskie’s run-scoring double in the third extended it to 3-0.

Pheasants starter Mark Michael (5-5) suffered the loss, despite collecting a season-high seven strikeouts. He pitched five innings, allowing three runs on six hits and walked one batter.

“The pitching staff threw the ball very well tonight,” said Pheasants manager Steve Shirley. “Mark went out there and gave us a solid five, and the bullpen put up four zeros.”

Sioux Falls inched their way back in the sixth inning with Cristian Guerrero’s RBI single that closed the gap to 3-1. Guerrero finished the night 2-for-4, providing almost all of the offense.

“I can’t belittle the idea that we’re missing three guys out of the top six in our lineup,” said Shirley, referring to the injured Jonny Kaplan, Cory Morales and Mark Shorey. “When you take away that type of offensive production, it’s hard to replace.”

RedHawks starter Paul Burnside (6-3) held the Pheasants in check all night, allowing one run on only three hits. He also struck out three batters and walked three in eight innings pitched.

Tom Boleska closed the game out for the RedHawks, earning his 17th save by throwing a perfect ninth inning.

Sioux Falls Stadium was sold out for the first time since August 23, 2008.

Game two of the three-game series with Fargo-Moorhead is at 7:05 p.m. on Tuesday, July 17.

Courtesy: Scott Beatty, Pheasants

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

You may also like

SF Drug Ring Involved 220 lbs. Of Marijuana

8/27/2014 5:48 PM

Her boyfriend was killed during a botched robbery in December in northwest Sioux Falls. Faith Rasmussen and her mother, Theresa, have now pleaded guil...

Full Story | Watch
SF Mother, Daughter Admit To Large Drug Conspiracy

8/27/2014 10:54 AM

Faith Rasmussen, 21, and her 55-year-old mother Theresa Rasmussen admit they were bringing marijuana from California to South Dakota and distributing ...

Full Story
Car vs. School Bus Crash Near Inwood, Iowa

8/26/2014 11:31 AM

Authorities in northwest Iowa are investigating a serious crash involving a car and a school bus.

Full Story
Speeding Suspect Arrested For Auto Theft, Other Charges

8/27/2014 10:05 PM

Sioux Falls Police have a man in custody after a driver attempted to elude authorities during a traffic stop.

Full Story
Lead Woman Pleads Guilty To Having Sex With Child

8/30/2014 11:39 AM

A Lead woman has pleaded guilty to having sex with a 12-year-old boy.

Full Story


Events