Grand Prairie, TX — The Grand Prairie AirHogs shutout the El Paso Diablos, 12-0 in a fantastic display of pitching and hitting.
Derek Blacksher threw a complete game shutout and missed a no-hitter by just two hits. He struck out six and walked just two batters over all nine of his innings. He only needed 107 pitches to get all 27 outs of the game.
Seven of the AirHogs hitters had multi-hit nights with RF Chad Mozigo and DH Palmer Karr leading the way with three hits apiece. Mozingo was 3-6 with two RBIs and a run while Karr went 3-5 with a run and an RBI.
Altogether, Grand Prairie totaled 18 hits and eight walks in a great effort at the plate to support a great outing on the mound.