Leblanc Tees off in Series Finale
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (Aug. 29, 2019) - Charles Leblanc continued his recent surge at the plate in a 13-9 loss to Springfield Thursday night.
* Leblanc finished 4-for-5 with three RBIs and fell a triple shy of the cycle. It was his second-career four-hit game.
* The Riders scored six times in the sixth, highlighted by home runs from Juremi Profar and Ryan Dorow, before Springfield regained the lead with an eight-run seventh.
KEY RIDERS PERFORMERS
* Charles Leblanc: 4-for-5, 2B, HR, 3 RBI
* Ryan Dorow: 2-for-4, HR, 3 RBI
NEWS AND NOTES
* Leblanc is 18-for-53 with three homers and 11 RBIs in his last 14 games after going 0-for-29 in his previous eight.
* Leody Taveras finished the four-game series 9-for-18.
Riders at NW Arkansas, Friday, 7:05 pm
RHP Jason Bahr (3-3, 3.63) vs. RHP Jackson Kowar (2-6, 3.28)
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