The Sioux City Explorers (34-41) and the Winnipeg Goldeyes (42-31) traded the lead five times on Sunday, but the Sioux City Explorers ended up on top with an 8-7 win over the Winnipeg Goldeyes.
Wally Backman had two extra-base hits for the Sioux City Explorers. He homered in the first inning and tripled in the seventh inning.
Andrew Snowdon recorded his first win of the year for the Sioux City Explorers. He allowed one run over 1 2/3 innings. Snowdon struck out two, walked one and gave up two hits.
Brian Beuning (5-1) took the loss for the Winnipeg Goldeyes. He lasted just 1 2/3 innings, walked none, struck out two, and allowed two runs.