KDLT Home KDLT on Facebook KDLT on Twitter Get the KDLT iPhone App Get the KDLT Android App

Pheasants Edge RedHawks at Cage

Bookmark and Share

SIOUX FALLS -- If Tuesday night's exhibition is telling of what is to come in 2011, the Sioux Falls Pheasants can breathe easy. The Pheasants rode effective pitching and timely hitting for to a 3-1 victory over the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks.


Six different Sioux Falls pitchers combined to hold the RedHawks to one run and no walks. Ben Moore, the American Association's right-handed pitcher of the year last season, threw two scoreless innings in the fifth and sixth for the win. He struck out three.


Fargo-Moorhead took a 1-0 lead on Jason James' single in the fourth inning.  But the Pheasants scored twice in the bottom of the sixth on back-to-back hits from veterans Reggie Abercrombie and Brandon Sing. Abercrombie plated Kevin Carby with a single, and Sing followed with a double to score Abercrombie. Sing knocked in Abercrombie again in the eighth inning for the Pheasants' third run.  Sing was 2-for-4 with two doubles and two RBI. Pheasants shortstop Kevin Carby also went 2-for-2 with a run scored.


Fargo lefty Adam Tollefson gave up the go-ahead runs in the sixth for the loss.


The Pheasants will play four straight exhibition games away from Sioux Falls beginning on Friday, May 6, when they take on the Sioux City Explorers in Huron, S.D. The same two squads will meet again  on Saturday, May 7 in Yankton, S.D. The Pheasants pay a return visit to Fargo on May 8 and 9 for their final spring tune-ups ahead of the May 12 regular season opener in St. Paul.

< Prev Story Back To Top Next Story >

Birds, Kye Winter win home finale

Sioux Falls, SD-- The Sioux Falls Canaries wrapped up their 2014 home ...

Adrian wins big to start football season  story with video

The Minnesota high school football season kicked off Thursday night and the ...

Vikes finish exhibition schedule 4-0  story with video

Teddy Bridgewater threw his 5th TD pass of the exhibition schedule and the ...

USD prepared for track meet at Oregon  story with video  Aug. 28

Augie Vikings feeling more confident  story with video  Aug. 28

Kim Nelson looks forward to opener against BV  story with video  Aug. 28

Vikes, Bridgewater prepare for Titans  story with video  Aug. 28

Birds fall in 9th to Saltdogs  story with video  Aug. 27

KDLT Sports Stories

Employee-Only Concert At New Events Center

Another big country act is booked for the new ...

Name Change At Westward Ho Country Club

Westward Ho Country Club in Sioux Falls is getting a name ...

Man Arrested After Police Pursuit, 4 Car Crash  story with video

A 30-year-old man is behind bars accused of causing a ...

Oil Conference Planned In Spearfish In October  Aug. 28

Mock-Ups Announced To Fix 'Ripple Effect'   story with video  Aug. 28

State Has Paid Out Over $2 Million In Settlements  Aug. 28

Woman Pleads Guilty In Sioux Falls Drug Conspiracy  Aug. 28

SFFR Conducts Natural Gas Simulation Training   Aug. 28

KDLT News Archive
Back To Top