Baseball Bytes: August 9th

FSB Seniors at MidSouth Regionals

FSB Sr’s Baseball @ Mid-South Regional vs. Festus, Missouri- 7pm (Airtime:  6:45pm) on Big Dog 98.9/1340

MLB on Walnut Radio

DET-10, KCR- 8; @ DET- 6:10 on Boomer 97.3 FM

CHC- 12, CIN-5; @ CIN- 6:10 on Boomer 1490 and 104.1 FM

Omaha Storm Chasers

Storm Chasers designated hitter Brett Phillips, left fielder Elier Hernandez and catcher Xavier Fernandez all bashed home runs, while manager Brian Poldberg recorded his 400th managerial victory with the club in Omaha’s 8-6 win over the Salt Lake Bees in front of 6,716 fans on Thursday evening at Werner Park.

Poldberg becomes only the second manager in Omaha franchise history to record 400 victories, joining longtime skipper Mike Jirschele. In total, Poldberg has accumulated 1,275 triumphs in his managerial career dating back to 1988.

The two teams are set to face off in the rubber match of their three-game set on Friday evening, with first pitch slated for 7:05pm CT.

Lincoln Saltdogs

Randolph Oduber went 3-for-4 with a double, but two-out hitting made the difference in a 7-2 loss to the Winnipeg Goldeyes at Shaw Park on Thursday afternoon.

Lincoln now returns home for a nine-game homestand that opens against the Sioux Falls Canaries on Friday night. First-pitch time is set for 7:05 p.m.