Both the Sioux Falls Canaries (1-3) and the Sioux City Explorers (3-3) put runners aboard on Sunday, but it was the Sioux Falls Canaries that were able to take advantage, pulling out a 3-1 win at Sioux Falls Stadium.
The Sioux Falls Canaries held off the Sioux City Explorers, as the Sioux City Explorers were unable to overcome a three-run fifth inning deficit.
The Sioux City Explorers scored one run in the eighth on an RBI single by Peter Barrows. Still, the Sioux City Explorers couldn't draw even.
Steve Domecus racked up two RBIs on one hit for the Sioux Falls Canaries. He homered in the fourth inning.
The Sioux Falls Canaries relied on Kyle Ruwe to eat up innings en route to the win. Ruwe allowed one earned run, six hits and three walks while striking out three over seven innings of work.
Dan Jurick ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his first loss of the year. He lasted just six innings, walked four, struck out four, and allowed three runs.