Morgan Coombs kept the Sioux Falls Pheasants (37-48) off the board during his six innings of work and the Gary SouthShore RailCats (43-43) beat the Sioux Falls Pheasants, 11-4.
Coombs allowed six hits, three walks and struck out four.
Seven runs in the opening three innings allowed the Gary SouthShore RailCats to easily put away the Sioux Falls Pheasants. An RBI single by Mike Massaro, an RBI single by Massaro, and an RBI single by Brian Kolb during the first inning and , a single by Massaro, , a two-run single by Craig Maddox, and a double by Mike Rohde in the second inning supplied the early offense for the Gary SouthShore RailCats.
Maddox racked up four RBIs on two hits for the Gary SouthShore RailCats.
Mark Michael ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his seventh loss of the year. He allowed seven runs in four innings, walked two and struck out one.