The Winnipeg Goldeyes scored four runs in the sixth inning to grab their first lead of the game and defeat the Lincoln Saltdogs 5-2 on Sunday afternoon.
Former Saltdogs pitcher Kevin McGovern earned the win for the Goldeyes after giving up two runs on four hits in seven innings of work. The lefty struck out eight while walking only two batters. Zac Person was charged with the loss for the Saltdogs after allowing four runs on two hits and three walks in the decisive sixth inning.
The Saltdogs started the game with a lead. Randolph Oduber sent a full count pitch over the right field fence in the first at bat of the game. Oduber’s fourth homer of the season is the only first inning home run this season for the Saltdogs.
The Saltdogs return to Lincoln to face the Sioux Falls Canaries on Tuesday, June 6th.