The Gary SouthShore RailCats (18-16) shutout the Sioux City Explorers (17-13), 7-0, on Wednesday afternoon to complete the series sweep. Charle Rosario (3-3) allowed just five hits and two walks in his first complete game shutout of the year. The 2016 All-Star retired the first 10 he faced and didn’t allow a single batter to reach past second base.
After being washed out on Monday, the Gary SouthShore RailCats swept the Sioux City Explorers in Tuesday’s doubleheader. Gary took down Sioux City 8-2 in game one before defeating the Explorers in game two,4-1.
The Gary SouthShore RailCats announced the signing of pitcher Joe Hauser, who replaces southpaw Jon Jones on the 23-man active roster. Hauser recently graduated from Angelo State University and signed his first professional contract on Saturday evening.
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The Gary SouthShore RailCats (14-14) ended a season-high four-game losing streak on Thursday evening with a 6-5 win in 11 innings over the Sioux Falls Canaries. The extra-innings contest was the second straight between the two teams and improved Gary’s record to 7-1 in the finale game of a series.
The Gary SouthShore RailCats fell to the Sioux Falls Canaries, 5-2, in five innings on Tuesday night in a rain shortened contest. The game was called in the top of the sixth due to rain, however, play reverts to the last full inning, resulting in Gary suffering their third consecutive loss.
The Gary SouthShore RailCats fell to the Sioux Falls Canaries by a score of 8-2 on Monday evening in the first meeting of the series between the two teams. Monday’s loss dropped Gary to 1-7 in the opening game of a series this year.
The Gary SouthShore RailCats announced the signing of pitcher Brandon Guske on Sunday afternoon and have moved outfielder Cameron Newell from the disabled list to the inactive list. The RailCats also placed right-handed pitcher Drasen Johnson on the disabled list with a back injury retroactive to Saturday, June 10.
Riders of the South Shore Line (SSL) can now receive half-off Gary SouthShore RailCats home tickets during the 2017 baseball season. And, with the SSL’s Kids Ride Free program, which is offered year-round, America’s pastime is even more affordable.
Leading 7-0 through two innings, Gary failed to hang on to the rubber game vs. Sioux City on Sunday afternoon, falling 10-9 to the Explorers in the finale of a seven-game homestand. Sunday’s seven-run advantage through two innings was Gary’s largest lead relinquished this season and dropped the RailCats to 4-3 in their seven-game homestand.