Redbirds Edge Past Herd, 2-1

Bisons fall in pitcher's duel

By Blake Arlington / Buffalo Bisons | March 30, 2012 5:16 PM

The Buffalo Bisons were defeated by the Memphis Redbirds, 2-1, on Friday from Jupiter, FL. The club has just two more spring training games before heading up to Buffalo for their first team workout at Coca-Cola Field on Tuesday afternoon.

Buffalo (1-5-3) will face the New Orleans Zephyrs at Jupiter, FL on Saturday at 1:00 p.m.

The game was scoreless until the top of the seventh inning when C LUCAS MAY singled home INF VALENTINO PASCUCCI to give Buffalo a 1-0 lead. Pascucci finished the game 2-4.

The Redbirds came back with two runs in the bottom of the second inning to hand RHP MATT HARVEY the loss. Harvey allowed both runs in his 6.2 innings of work.

There are just 12 days until Opening Day at Coca-Cola Field on Wednesday, April 11 as the Bisons host the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees (2:05 p.m.). All tickets and ticket packages are on sale now at

-the herd-

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