SPRINGFIELD, MO. — The Frisco RoughRiders took the lead in the third and didn’t look back.
The RoughRiders beat Springfield 5-2 on Tuesday at Hammons Field.
Tyler O’Neill, Jose Martinez and Austin Gomber continued their rehab assignment with the Cardinals. O’Neill went 2-4, which includes a home run in the 8th, Martinez went 1-2 with a pair of walks and Gomber didn’t pitch.
O’Neill started the Springfield offense in the 6th with a single to left field, which Elehuris Montero followed with an RBI single.
It’s been a tough August for the Cardinals and it continues as they are now on a five game losing streak.
The two teams are back at it at Hammons Field on Wednesday at 6:30pm.