Riders Edged by Hooks Monday Night
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - The RoughRiders fell 4-2 in Corpus Christi Monday night, dropping the series opener to the Hooks.
* After falling behind 2-0 early on, the Riders tied the game with a pair of bases-loaded walks in the fifth.
* Corpus Christi took the lead for good with two runs in the sixth.
* Michael De Leon singled twice, running his hitting streak to six games.
NOTABLE RIDERS PERFORMERS
* Jonathan Hernandez: 5 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, 4 BB, 6 K
* Emmanuel Clase: 1 1/3 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K
* Michael De Leon: 2-for-5
* Charles Leblanc: 1-for-3, 2 BB, RBI
NEWS AND NOTES
* Locke St. John tossed a scoreless eighth inning, pushing his scoreless streak to 11 2/3 innings.
Riders at Corpus Christi, Tuesday, 6:15 pm
RHP Tyler Phillips (Double-A debut) vs. RHP Brandon Bielak (2-0, 4.68)
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