The Sioux Falls Pheasants jumped on the Quebec Capitales (44-25) early on their way to a 6-4 win on Tuesday at Sioux Falls Stadium, scoring three runs in the first inning.
The Sioux Falls Pheasants staved off the Quebec Capitales as the Quebec Capitales were unable to match the Sioux Falls Pheasants down the stretch.
The Quebec Capitales scored three runs in the ninth on an error, two singles, and. Despite their efforts, the Quebec Capitales couldn't finish the comeback.
Cesar Nicolas racked up four RBIs on three hits for the Sioux Falls Pheasants. He doubled in the first inning, homered in the sixth inning, and singled in the seventh inning.
Pete Gehle picked up the win for the Sioux Falls Pheasants. Gehle allowed one earned run, six hits and four walks while striking out four over seven innings of work.
Jeff Duda (10-1) took the loss for the Quebec Capitales. He lasted just 5 2/3 innings, walked four, struck out three, and allowed five runs.