Bryan Pounds had two extra base hits, sparking the Sioux City Explorers (6-6) to a 6-4 victory in eight innings over the Gary SouthShore RailCats (7-5) on Tuesday at Gary, Ind. (U.S. Steel Yard).He doubled in the first and eighth innings.
Preston Olson got the win, running his season record to 1-1. He allowed four runs over five innings. Olson struck out two, walked one and gave up seven hits.
Will Krout (1-1) was the game's losing pitcher. He allowed six runs in seven innings, walked none and struck out two.