The Mustangs Edge the Apartments

Published 07/14 2012 03:47AM

Updated 07/14 2012 03:59AM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Kris Koerper played Santa Claus Friday evening as he delivered the Mustangs a gift on Christmas in July Night at Phil Welch Stadium.

Tied at 4-4 in the bottom of the ninth inning, Koerper's single brought the game-winning run, Max Lefevre, home handing the Mustangs a 5-4 win over the North Kansas City Apartments.

Lefevre led St. Joe going 3-3 in the game, while Koerper and Guida added two hits apiece.

Bubba Blau took a no-decision giving up just one run in seven innings while striking out five.

Mark Robinette recorded the win striking out three in one inning of work.

The Mustangs play their final home game of the regular season Saturday against Clarinda.

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