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OKC RedHawks fall at Round Rock

From Staff Reports Published: August 22, 2013
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The Oklahoma City RedHawks had their seven-game winning steak snapped Thursday night, as the Round Rock Express scored 10 runs in the sixth inning on the way to a 12-3 victory at Dell Diamond in Round Rock, Texas.

Chris McGuinness hit a grand slam and had five RBIs, and Engel Beltre added a three-run homer for the Express, which now trails the RedHawks by six games in the PCL's American Southern Division. The RedHawks' magic number to clinch the division title remains six.

Brandon Laird hit a two-run home run, and Marc Krauss added a solo shot for the RedHawks.

OKC starter Paul Clemens (3-2) allowed six hits and eight runs, seven earned, in five-plus innings.

Former Oklahoma State pitcher Scott Richmond (5-6) earned the win, allowing four hits and three runs in seven innings.

The series continues at 7:05 p.m. Friday. Asher Wojciechowski (8-6, 3.52 ERA) starts for the RedHawks, opposed by Round Rock's Josh Lindblom (8-2, 2.74).