CHEYENNE – Right-hander Ryan Chamberlain went the distance and struck out 12 batters to help the Cheyenne Mustangs to a 9-3 victory over the Billings Expos on Sunday morning in Billings, Montana.
The Expos won the first two games of the three-game set.
Chamberlain walked just two batters and surrendered four hits.
Cheyenne catcher Cade Connell had a double and three RBIs. Phabien Pena added two hits and an RBI.
The Mustangs (1-2) host the Casper Crush in a doubleheader starting at 1 p.m. Saturday at Pioneer Park.
CHEYENNE 9, BILLINGS 3
Cheyenne…… 001 300 5 – 9 6 1
Billings…… 000 200 0 – 2 4 3
Cheyenne pitching: Chamberlain and Connell. Billings pitching: Boyce, Swift (4), Ketterling (7), Vaughn (7) and Peterson.
W: Chamberlain (1-0). L: Swift.
2B: Cheyenne 1 (Connell).