Birds on Saturday night with six solid innings, while Chris Duffy's four RBI led the way in an 8 6 victory over the Sioux City Explorers.The Explorers only lead of the game came in the top of the first inning when Michael Lang scored on an RBI putout. Sioux Falls answered in the bottom half of the inning with a solo home run from Brandon Jones and a RBI double via Chris Valencia.Sioux Falls was able to succeed at the plate despite an intimidating outing from Sioux City start Patrick Johnson, who struck out seven batters for the first seven Canary outs of the contest. The runs were the first Adidas Neo White And Green
bottom of the fourth provided three of those runs, getting the Canaries to a 6 1 lead.Steve Tinoco bumped it to 8 1 an inning later with a double to the right field gap. Tinoco went 2 for 4 with two RBIs and a walk.Sioux City started a comeback with a solo home run from Peter Barrows during the top of the sixth. The Explorers added three Adidas Los Angeles For Women more in the top of the seventh to bring themselves within a field goal, with a putout in the eighth getting them within a two. That would be the closest Sioux City would get, as Alan DeRatt slammed the door in the top of the ninth to guarantee the 8 6 win in front of the home crowd.