Game played on 09/05/13


Missoula 6 – Billings 4

Jose Guzman started and pitched perfect baseball for the first three innings of the game. However, Guzman started the 4th inning, faced 6 batters, and was pulled without retiring a batter. His final line was 6 runs on 3 hits and 3 walks over 3 innings. Four of his six runners scored before he left the game. The last two runners scored on the only hit allowed by reliefer Layne Somsen.

2013 22nd round draft pick, Layne Somsen pitched 4 innings of relief, allowing just the 1 hit (a 2-run double), no walks, and struck out 5. 2013 9th round draft pick, Chad Jones pitched a hitless inning, giving up just 1 walk, and striking out a batter. Austin Muehring pitched the final scoreless frame, allowing two hits and striking out one.

Carlos Sanchez, Adam Matthews, and Jhimmy Lopez each had a pair of singles, accounting for six of the team’s 10 hits.