Rox Escape With Seventh Straight Win, Stay Unbeaten in the Second Half

St. Cloud, MN – St. Cloud (32-8) continued its torrid start to the second half with a 4-3 win over La Crosse (19-22) to get to seven consecutive wins.

Charlie Condon (Georgia) got the Rox on the board early with his sixth home run of the season to straightaway center field. Condon extended his lead for the most RBI’s in the Northwoods League with two today to put him at 44 this season.

It was another good day for John Nett (St. Cloud State) at the dish as the all-star outfielder went three-for-four with two doubles. Nett drove in the Rox’ final run of the game with a two-out RBI single in the fourth.

The Rox bullpen had a great night at the Rock Pile to help St. Cloud finish off the victory. Nick Hyde (Western Carolina) pitched a season-high four innings and punctuated his appearance with three straight strikeouts in the seventh.

Jonathan Martinez (Texas State) came on to finish off the game with a two-inning save. Martinez earned his second save of the season, throwing a perfect eighth inning, before getting out of a jam in the ninth to close out the victory.

For a full box score from Tuesday’s game, click here.

The Rox finish their two-game series with the Loggers on Wednesday, looking for a third sweep of La Crosse this season. First pitch at the Rock Pile against the Loggers is scheduled for 7:05 pm.

For the full 2022 Rox schedule, click here. The 2022 season is presented by Fleet Farm. For more information regarding this release, season tickets and partial season ticket packages for the 2022 season including Kwik Trip 7-Game Packs, please contact the Rox office at 320-240-9798 or visit www.stcloudrox.com.

The St. Cloud Rox are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The Northwoods League is the proven leader in the development of elite college baseball players. Having completed its’ 28th season, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 22 teams, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires and front office staff, over 250 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time All-Star and 2016 Roberto Clemente Award winner Curtis Granderson, three-time Cy Young Award winner and World Series Champion Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and World Series Champion Chris Sale (BOS). As well as 2019 Rookie of the Year and Home Run Derby Champion Pete Alonso (NYM) and MLB Gold Glove finalist and 2019 Second Team All-MLB shortstop Marcus Semien (TOR). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League website. All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.stcloudrox.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on theApple App Store or on Google Play and set the Rox as your favorite team.

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