Memphis Redbirds 9, Las Vegas 51s 4


The Redbirds defeated the 51s, 9-4, in game three of the four-game series before a crowd of 3,003 at Cashman Field. Las Vegas is 1-2 in the series and 3-3 on the seven-game homestand.

Memphis, the defending PCL champion and holder of the best record in the 16-team league at 68-39 (.636), built a 5-0 lead after 1 ½ innings.

Right fielder Adolis Garcia was 3-for-6, double, HR, 3 RBI, two runs scored; center fielder Lane Thomas was 3-for-6, double, triple, stolen base, 2 RBI, two runs scored and catcher Carson Kelly was 3-for-4, two walks, double, 2 RBI.

51s right-hander Nabil Crismatt suffered the loss. He pitched 4.1 innings and allowed 12 hits, 8 runs, walked 3 and struck out 6 on 98 pitches (59 strikes).

51s second baseman Christian Colon was 2-for-3, walk, double.


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