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Forum staff reports, Published August 16 2013

RedHawks hang on for victory against Wichita

WICHITA, Kan. – The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks, with the second-best record in the American Association, hung on for a 5-4 win Friday night against Wichita, which has the best record in the league.

Trailing 5-2 in the ninth inning, C.J. Ziegler hit a two-run homer to cut the RedHawks lead to 5-4. That’s when reliever Derrick Miramontes came into the game and got Brent Clevlen to ground out in a game-ending double play.

The RedHawks improved its record to 55-30 while Wichita fell to 56-28.

REDHAWKS WICHITA

ab r h bi ab r h bi

Pnprs ss 4 1 1 0 Khry ss 5 0 1 0

Brqn 3b 4 1 0 1 Khllio 2b 3 2 1 0

Jcksn cf 4 1 1 2 Rdrgz dh 4 1 2 1

Rthfrd 2b 4 0 0 0 Zglr 1b 5 1 2 2

Brchld 1b 4 0 1 1 Clvln cf 4 0 0 0

Albrts dh 4 0 0 0 Nieves 3b 4 0 0 0

Ssnkie rf 4 1 1 0 Armstrg c 4 0 2 0

Enrtsn lf 2 1 1 0 Beard rf 3 0 1 0

Jnnings 2 0 0 0 McDnld lf 4 0 1 0

Totals 32 5 5 4 36 4 10 3

RedHawks 000 050 000 –5 5 1

Wichita 101 000 002 –4 10 1

E–Retherford (11), Ziegler (13). 2B–Jackson (1), Brachold (18), Khoury (12), Kahaulelio (18). HR–Ziegler (24). LOB–RedHawks 5, Wichita 11.

REDHAWKS

IP H R ER BB SO

Ernst W, 5-2 5Xc 7 2 2 2 4

Harris 1 0 0 0 0 0

Kilcrease 1Zc 1 0 0 1 3

Bodishbaugh Zc 2 2 2 1 0

Miramontes Xc 0 0 0 0 0

WICHITA

IP H R ER BB SO

Guerra L,8-4 8 5 5 2 3 11

Walters 1 0 0 0 1 0

Umpires–Home: Urton. First: O’Leary. Third: Sonntag. Time–2:59. A–NA.