Sioux Falls jumped on Wingnuts starting pitcher Luke Massetti for 10 runs in five innings and beat Wichtia 11-5 on Friday in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Sioux Falls scored four in the first and added four in the third. Wichita cut it to 8-3 in the top of the fifth, but the Pheasants tacked on two more runs in the bottom of the fifth.
Joe Anthonsen paced the Pheasants' 15-hit attack with four singles. He scored three runs.
Mike Bell had a pair of doubles and drove in three runs to continue his hot hitting with the Wingnuts — he's 12 for 26 in seven games since joining the team and has six two-hit games.
The Wingnuts, who had a seven-game winning streak snapped Wednesday, have lost three in a row.
Horn ss3010Anthnsn 2b5341
Patterson cf5011Carby ss5012
Cortes rf3010Abrcrmbe cf5122
Melian lf4010Torbert dh5122
Delgado dh4000Sing 1b4110
Christy c3210Lawhorn 3b5012
Pearson 1b3110Jobes lf3100
Bell 3b3223Milner rf3320
Sharp 2b3001Richards c4122
Totals 33 4 10 4Totals 39 11 15o11
Wichita000 031 001 —5 8 2 Sioux Falls400o420o10x —11 15 2
E—Horn (12), Christy (4), Carby (5), Salberg (3). LOB—Wichita 7, Sioux Falls 7. 2B—Cortes (5), Bell 2 (4), Lawhorn (14), Richards (5). SB—Anthonsen (1), Abercrombie (27). HP—Milner by Massetti (2).
Massetti L, 4-5 513101014
Salberg, W 9-0654354
WP—Salberg (1). Umpires: Home, Ryan Simmons. 1B, Jason Selchert. 3B, Todd Waters.