OKC RedHawks: Suddenly skidding RedHawks lose 3-2 to Salt Lake City

After starting the series with an 11-game win streak at home, Oklahoma City has lost three straight to Bees.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: May 13, 2013 at 11:42 pm •  Published: May 13, 2013

After starting the series with an 11-game win streak at home, the Oklahoma City RedHawks have lost three straight. The Salt Lake City Bees again defeated Oklahoma City, 3-2 on Monday night, before 3,290 fans at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.

AT THE PLATE

John Hester accounted for most of Salt Lake City's offense. The No. 8 hitter swatted two solo home runs. ... RedHawks leadoff man Jonathan Villar had three hits, falling a home run short of the cycle. ... The RedHawks' first-three batters are hitting .300 or better. ... Austin Wates, who joined OKC over the weekend from Double-A Corpus Christi, had two stolen bases. Oklahoma City leads the Pacific Coast League in steals. ... Brett Wallace had two hits and both RedHawks RBIs.

ON THE MOUND

Matt Shoemaker pitched a solid game for Salt Lake City. He allowed a run on five hits and three walks. Shoemaker struck out five in six innings. ... Mitch Stetter notched his third save of the season. ... Brad Peacock lost his first game of the season for OKC, although he threw a decent game. He gave up two runs on four hits and a walk in five innings. Peacock struck out nine. Reliever Eric Berger struck out four in three innings.