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Numatas walk-off single send the Santa Fe Fuego home winners 5-4


A walk-off single from Chevas Numata brought home the winning run for the Santa Fe Fuego (6-2) in a 5-4 victory over the Trinidad Triggers at Fort Marcy Park on Wednesday.

Numata reached base four times. He scored one run and had one RBI. He singled in the sixth and ninth innings.

Nick Billinger got a hit in each of his two at bats. He homered in the fourth inning and doubled in the sixth inning.

Briston Shoulders brought the heat against the Trinidad Triggers (4-4) during his outing. The Trinidad Triggers managed just one hit off of the the Santa Fe Fuegos pitcher, who allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out one during his 2 1/3 innings of work.

Despite the loss, the Trinidad Triggers Eric Cordova dominated the Santa Fe Fuegos batters, giving up three runs and striking out five.

Nick Rodesky (1-1) took the loss for the Trinidad Triggers. He lasted just two-thirds of an inning, walked one, struck out none, and allowed two runs.

Craig Massey, Billinger and Numata helped lead the Santa Fe Fuego. They combined for six hits and two RBIs.
 R   H   E 
TRI    4   6   1 
SAF    5   11   2