The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks, behind a 4-for-5 performance at the plate by Devan Ahart, defeated the Lincoln Saltdogs 11-6 in American Association baseball play Saturday at Newman Field. Ahart had a home run, scored four runs and added three RBI, while teammate Keury De La Cruz had a homer and four RBI. The winning pitcher was Will Solomon, who threw 5 1/3 innings. He walked two, struck out three while giving up three earned runs on nine hits. (Check out more photos from Russ Hons here.
The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks rode the pitching of Tyler Alexander to a 5-0 win over the Kansas City T-Bones on Tuesday night at Newman Field in Fargo, and photographer Russ Hons was there. Alexander allowed just three baserunners (one hit and two walks) while striking out 13 batters in the American Association game. Third-baseman Josh Mazzola drove in three runs with a single and two-run homer for the RedHawks. (Check out more photos from Russ Hons here.)
The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks lost 14-4 to the Wichita Wings on Sunday at Newman Outdoor Field but still picked up their first series win of the season in American Association baseball play. The RedHawks defeated Wichita 13-3 on Friday and 7-3 on Saturday. They are now 5-5 on the season and are two games behind the 7-3 St. Paul Saints in the North Division. Check out more photos from Russ Hons here.
Grand Forks photographer Russ Hons took in the Fargo RedHawks American Association pro baseball game against the St. Paul Saints on Friday night at Newman Field in Fargo. Fargo made a great comeback to tie the game 9-9 but lost 10-9 in extra innings. The game was followed by a great fireworks show. It was a great summer night in North Dakota.