Wausau, WIS- The Green Bay Bullfrogs held the Wisconsin Woodchucks to just one hit in the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday, and the Bullfrogs won 4-0 at Athletic Park.
The Bullfrogs hopped ahead of the Woodchucks with two runs on two hits and one error in the first inning. Green Bay sealed the victory with two more runs in the ninth off four walks and an RBI single from Franco Guardscione.
Wisconsin’s lone hit came from Jared Oliva on an infield single in the fifth. The Chucks’ also had four walks, but they only got a runner to third base once.
Matt Smith pitched five innings for the Chucks and gave up just three hits and one earned run while receiving the loss. Eli Kraus followed with two scoreless innings in relief.
Nathan Disch earned the victory for Green Bay by giving up just one hit, striking out eight and holding the Woodchucks scoreless in a seven-inning start.
The second game in the doubleheader between the Bullfrogs and Woodchucks will start at 6:35 p.m.
Tickets for all Woodchucks home games can be purchased online, at woodchucks.com, by calling the Front Office at 715.845.5055, or by stopping by the Front Office (300 3rd. St. Suite 305, Wausau WI 55403) anytime between 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday – Friday, or 9:00-4:00 p.m. on game days. The box office at Athletic Park (324 E. Wausau Ave, Wausau WI 55403) opens at 1:30 p.m. on game days. The Woodchucks are looking forward to a fun filled season at Athletic Park and we hope to see you there!