Pitching Holds Firm But Amarillo Claims Finale
AMARILLO, Texas - The RoughRiders received another great night of pitching but were edged 2-0 by Amarillo Sunday night.
* Starter Ronald Herrera fired five innings, permitting just two runs on five hits.
* Three relievers combined for three scoreless innings, including Jake Lemoine, who escaped a bases-loaded/no-out jam in the sixth.
* Yonny Hernandez recorded multiple hits for the third night in a row and finished the series 8-for-14.
KEY RIDERS PERFORMERS
* Ronald Herrera: 5 IP, 5 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, 3 K
* CD Pelham: 1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 1 BB, 0 K
* Yonny Hernandez: 2-for-4, 2B
NEWS AND NOTES
* Reliever CD Pelham has worked a scoreless outing in nine of his last 10 appearances.
Riders vs. Springfield, Tuesday, 7:05 pm
RHP Tyler Phillips (5-9, 5.52) vs. RHP Tommy Parsons (4-4, 4.86)
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