Chiefs Rally for Wednesday Win
Bowling Green, KY - The Peoria Chiefs rallied for a 5-4 10-inning win Wednesday afternoon to avoid the sweep at the hands of the Bowling Green Hot Rods. The win ends a four-game losing streak and moves the Chiefs to 14-16 on the season as they head to Dayton, Ohio
Bowling Green, KY - The Peoria Chiefs rallied for a 5-4 10-inning win Wednesday afternoon to avoid the sweep at the hands of the Bowling Green Hot Rods. The win ends a four-game losing streak and moves the Chiefs to 14-16 on the season as they head to Dayton, Ohio for another three-game series.
For the third game in a row the Chiefs scored in the top of the first inning. With one down
The Hot Rods got on the board in the second inning thanks to a Chiefs error. With two on base and one out,
The Chiefs got that run back in the top of the third. Montero was hit by a pitch and moved to second on a wild pitch. With one down Ortega singled to right as Montero slid home ahead of the throw for a 3-1 Chiefs lead.
Bowling Green tied the game in the fourth inning. With two on and nobody out the Chiefs turned a 4-6-3 double play as
The game stayed tied until the sixth as
The Chiefs tied the game in the ninth against
Peoria took the lead in the top of the 10th. With Montero at second and one out, Ortega singled to center to put runners on the corners.
Seijas took a no-decision as he allowed three runs on nine hits over five innings. He struck out two and walked three on the afternoon. Dobzanski allowed one run on two hits and a walk as he struck out two over two innings.
Notes…Ortega picked off two runners at third base in the game including one with one out in the bottom of the ninth…He also had three hits and two RBI…Peoria tied a season high with three stolen bases…The Chiefs had been 0-14 when trailing after eight innings this season…Montero tied a season high for any Chiefs player with three runs scored…The Chiefs are 4-4 in day games, 2-1 on the road…The Chiefs are 2-2 in extra inning games, 1-2 on the road…The Chiefs now head to Dayton, Ohio for a three-game series with the Dayton Dragons starting at 7:00 p.m. ET on Thursday…The Chiefs will start RH