After having their best month of the season in July, the Sioux Falls Canaries opened August with a 7-6 loss in the rubber game of three-game against the Trois-Rivieres Aigles at Sioux Falls Stadium on Thursday night.
Curt Smith hit a walkoff, three-run home run in the bottom of the 12th inning, and the Lincoln Saltdogs beat the Sioux Falls Canaries 11-10 on Saturday night at Haymarket Park to even a three-game series at one game apiece.
Ben Moore turned in a solid start and Tim Pahuta led a Sioux Falls Canaries offensive attack that pounded out 14 hits in a 9-3 victory over the Gary Southshore RailCats Saturday night at Sioux Falls Stadium.
The Sioux Falls Canaries continued their hot stretch of pitching Saturday night, defeating the Sioux City Explorers 3-1 at Sioux Falls Stadium. The win completes a four-game sweep of the Xs, is the Birds fifth in a row and 10th in their last 13 contests.