The Explorers jumped to an early 8-0 lead, plating runs in the first, second and third innings. Sioux City scored three in the first inning off two RBI singles by LeVon Washington and Ralph Henriquez.
In the second inning, Derrick Robinson knocked in a run with an RBI double. Sioux City added four more runs in the third inning, scoring runs off a bases-loaded walk, and RBI double and a 4-3 groundout.
Due to inclement weather in the Lincoln area, the Thursday, August 11th scheduled Explorers game versus the Lincoln Saltdogs has been postponed and will be picked up on Friday, August 12th at 5:05 PM as part of a doubleheader. Game one will begin at 5:05 going to completion. Game two will start approximately thirty minutes after game one ends and will go seven innings.
For 2016 ticket information to Mercy Field at Lewis and Clark Park, call (712) 277-WINS or visit the X’s website at www.xsbaseball.com