Express Rally to Down RedHawks


1 September 2012  |  Bricktown Ballpark  |  Oklahoma City, Okla.

Records:  Express (69-73), RedHawks (76-65)

– Julio Borbon game-winning, two-run single keys Express five-run ninth inning
– Series tied 1-1
– Oklahoma City leads season series 8-6
– Game 3 of series Sunday at 6:05 p.m. CDT
– Sunday’s scheduled starters:  RR – RHP Greg Reynolds (11-8, 4.98 ERA); OKC – RHP Jose Cisnero (3-1, 3.28 ERA)

ROUND ROCK won 10 of last 13 games, 16 of 22 … improved to PCL-best 26-12 since July 26 … fourth victory in 65 games when trailing after eight innings.

JULIO BORBON (1-for-4) established franchise single-season hits record (158) with ninth-inning single … record previously held by Mark Saccomanno (2008) … eight-game hitting streak (10-for-36) … hit safely in 17 of 18 games (28-for-77) … reached safely in 18 straight games.

LUIS HERNANDEZ (1-for-4) hit safely in 20 of 22 games with Express (40-for-96) … 6-for-14 since accepting assignment designation (three games).

JOEY BUTLER (1-for-5) hit safely in 18 of 19 games (26-for-75).

BRAD NELSON (0-for-4) slumped to 1-for-18 over last five games.

RYAN SPILBORGHS (2-for-4) hit safely in 15 of last 19 games (24-for-69).

YANGERVIS SOLARTE (3-for-4) seven-game hitting streak (12-for-27) … multiple hits in nine of last 20 games.

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