Dodgers blank Baby Cakes in OKC, 2-0
Oklahoma City – Rob Segedin drilled a solo home run in the third inning and three Dodger pitchers combined to shutout the New Orleans Baby Cakes 2-0.
Wilmer Font earned his tenth win of the season pitching six innings, allowed three hits and struck-out eight batters. Yaisel Sierra pitched two innings and Jordan Jankowski earned the save pitching a scoreless ninth to cap the teams ninth shutout of the season.
Segedin, former Tulane star, led off the third inning with a solo home run. Oklahoma City added a run in the eighth inning with a two out double from Max Muncy and scored on a pinch hit single from Tim Locastro.
The ‘Cakes were out-hit 7-3 and left five men on base in the game. New Orleans (53-77) loaded the bases in the sixth inning but Font worked out of trouble.
GAME NOTES: The ‘Cakes have one error in their last 114 innings played, a span of a dozen games. New Orleans has been involved in 23 shut-outs, 11th time shutout.
UPCOMING: The ‘Cakes continue the four game series at OKC, Tuesday at 7:05 PM. New Orleans will start LHP Mike Kickham against RHP David Hale.
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NEXT HOME GAME: The ‘Cakes return home to The Shrine on Airline on Friday, 1st against Nashville Sounds at 7:00pm for the final series of the season.
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