Green Sets Pitching Tone, Wade’s Triple Drives in Lone Run
Indianapolis, Ind. – The SWB RailRiders (Triple-A/New York Yankees) shut out the Indianapolis Indians (Pittsburgh Pirates) on Friday night, 1-0. SWB (7-7) posted its second shutout victory of the season while Indianapolis (4-11) has lost 11 of its last 13.
SWB starter Chad Green (2-1) picked up the win with six innings of scoreless baseball, striking out eight. Indy’s Steven Brault (0-2) gave up the one run over six innings while whiffing nine. Giovanny Gallegos retired the final five he faced over two scoreless innings for his first save.
The three-game series continues at 7:05 p.m. on Saturday night. The RailRiders return home on April 25 to host Louisville at PNC Field at 6:35 p.m. The $2 Tuesday promotion allows fans to enjoy $2 lawn tickets and $2 tallboys every Tuesday, presented by La Tolteca. For tickets or more information, please call 570-969-BALL (2255) or visit swbrailriders.com.
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