SAUGET, Ill. – The Grizzlies took an early two-run lead in the first inning on Saturday night at GCS Credit Union Ballpark, but could not keep the momentum going through the middle innings. FINAL SCORE: Evansville: 8 Gateway: 4
Evansville continued their scoring in the fifth. Shortstop Chris Riopedre led off with a triple to right center and scored on an RBI single by Long. After loading the bases, Landsheft walked home the go-ahead run to make the score 3-2 in favor of Evansville.
ABOUT THE GATEWAY GRIZZLIES: The Gateway Grizzlies are a professional baseball team, located a mere 100-yards from I-255 (10 minutes from downtown St. Louis). The Grizzlies offer baseball fans entertainment, the likes of which are difficult to find - affordable, family, fun in the comfortable GCS Credit Union Ballpark with a great view of the St. Louis skyline. For tickets or general information please visit gatewaygrizzlies.com or call 618.337.3000.
ABOUT THE FRONTIER LEAGUE: The Frontier League is celebrating its 25th season as a professional, independent baseball organization. Since its inception, the Frontier League has provided millions of fans to a fun and exciting baseball experience within the American Midwest. Consisting of 12 teams in two divisions and 96 game schedules, the league is recognized for the amount of talented athletes that are picked up by various MLB teams every year.