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OKC Baseball Club Game Notes – April 3, 2024

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April 3, 2024 – Pacific Coast League (PCL)
Oklahoma City Baseball Club News Release

Albuquerque Isotopes (1-3) at Oklahoma City Baseball Club (2-2)

Game #5 of 150/First Half #5 of 75/Home #2 of 75

Pitching Probables: ABQ-RHP Noah Davis (0-1, 27.00) vs. OKC-Kyle Hurt (NR, -.–)

Wednesday, April 3, 2024 | Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark | Oklahoma City, Okla. | 7:05 p.m. CT

Radio: KGHM-AM 1340 The Game, 1340thegame.com, iHeartRadio; Video: MiLB.tv, Bally Live

Today’s Game: The Oklahoma City Baseball Club seeks back-to-back wins for the first time in 2024 when the team continues its series against the Albuquerque Isotopes at 7:05 p.m. at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. OKC has now won two of the last three games and looks to push its record above .500 for the first time early this season.

Last Game: Miguel Vargas hit a grand slam in the fourth inning as the Oklahoma City Baseball Club scored seven runs over a three-inning stretch during a 7-5 win against the Albuquerque Isotopes Tuesday night at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. Albuquerque scored in its first at-bat to take the early lead before back-to-back RBI singles by Kody Hoese and Trey Sweeney put OKC in front, 2-1, in the second inning. The Isotopes knotted the score, 2-2, in the third inning before a RBI single by Andre Lipcius in the third inning put OKC ahead again. OKC loaded the bases in the fourth inning and Vargas hit a fly ball out to left-center field for the first grand slam of OKC’s season for a 7-2 advantage. The Isotopes scored three runs in the sixth inning to trim the lead to two runs, but OKC relievers Stephen Gonsalves, Michael Petersen and Ricky Vanasco held the Isotopes scoreless over the final three frames, with Vanasco recording his first save of the season.

Today’s Probable Pitcher: Kyle Hurt (0-0) makes his first appearance with Oklahoma City and first start of the season after opening the season with the Los Angeles Dodgers…Hurt made his season debut with the Dodgers against San Diego in South Korea March 21, allowing one earned run on three hits with one walk over 2.0 innings of relief…He pitched 2.2 innings of relief against St. Louis March 30 at Dodger Stadium and was charged with the loss after the placed runner came around to score in the 10th inning during a 6-5 defeat. He allowed one unearned run and one hit with three strikeouts…He was optioned to OKC the following day…Hurt last pitched for Oklahoma City in the PCL Championship Series Sept. 26 against Round Rock. He started…

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