GARY: Gabe Perez (2-0) LOSING PITCHER: WPG: Tyler Herron (4-6)
The Gary Southshore Railcats capitalized on three Goldeyes errors and scored six unearned runs to beat Winnipeg 8-1 in the opener of a three-game series.
PLAYER OF THE GAME:
Railcats designated hitter Ronnie Mitchell was signed before the game and had not played since 2016. Mitchell drove in three runs, all of which came with two outs.
PLAY OF THE GAME:
Railcats centre fielder Reggie Wilson robbed JJ Gould in the bottom of the ninth with a diving catch sprinting to his left.
The series continues Saturday evening at 6:05 p.m. Kevin Mcgovern takes on former Goldeyes right-hander Daniel Minor. The game can be heard on 93.7 FM.