The Saltdogs battled back from an early six-run deficit but the Sioux Falls Pheasants pulled away late in a 12-6 series-opening victory at The Birdcage Thursday night.
The series finale between the Saltdogs and Laredo Lemurs Wednesday night has been postponed due to rain. The game will be made up as part of a double header on July 31.
Kearney native Ryan Sheldon spun seven spectacular innings and John Alonso blasted another home run as the Saltdogs blanked the Laredo Lemurs 4-0 in front of 2,650 fans at Haymarket Park Tuesday night. PHOTO: Jacob Hannah/Journal Star
Chris Chavez stymied the Saltdogs bats, allowing just five hits in a complete game victory as the Laredo Lemurs downed Lincoln 7-2 in the series opener at Haymarket Park Monday night.
John Alonso hit two more long balls and the Saltdogs scored the game's final 10 runs to come back and beat the New Jersey Jackals 11-5 in front of 3,205 fans at Haymarket Park Sunday evening.
The Saltdogs squandered an early eight-run lead but battled back and won a seesaw game over the New Jersey Jackals 14-13 on a John Alonso walk-off single in front of 2,717 fans at Haymarket Park Saturday night.
Sunday's forecast high is 90 degrees so the Hot Weather Deal is on all weekend! All berm tickets to the Saltdogs games tonight at 7:05 pm (Jersey Shore Night) and Sunday evening at 5:05 pm are 2 for 1.
The New Jersey Jackals jumped out early and coasted to a 10-0 win over the Saltdogs in front of 4,335 fans at Haymarket Park on Friday night.
The forecast high for Saturday is 94 degrees, so the Saltdogs Hot Weather Deal is on! All berm tickets to Saturday's 7:05 p.m. ballgame against New Jersey will be two for the price of one.
Mike Provencher drove in three big runs, the bullpen was lights out, and the Saltdogs capitalized on some porous defense in a 4-3 win over the Sioux City Explorers at Lewis and Clark Park Thursday night.