Ryan Hinson worked six innings, allowing two earned runs on nine hits and striking out four to lead the Wichita Wingnuts to a 12-5 win over Fort Worth on Monday in Fort Worth.
Juan Richardson nearly hit for the cycle for Wichita, posting a triple, single.
Wichita and Fort Worth continue their series tonight. The Winguts return home on Friday to take on El Paso in their home opener.
E—Wichita, Richardson (2); Fort Worth, Metcalf (1). DP—Fort Worth 1. LOB— Wichita 10, Fort Worth 12. 2B— Wichita, Richardson 2 (3), Delgado (3); Fort Worth, Gulledge (3), Lockwood (1), Kinzler (1). 3B— Wichita, Richardson (1), Conroy (2). SB— Fort Worth, Fryer (3). SF— Wichita, Workman (1), Bellorin (1).
WP—Hinson (1). PB—Stevens (1).
Umpires—Home, Grassa. First, Davenport. Second, Shoenwald.