The St. Cloud Rox played their first home game of the 2012 season and lost 5-0 to Mankato at Joe Faber Field.  Former Kansas City Royal star Bret Saberhagen threw out the first pitch.  The Rox failed to score off 3 Mankato pitchers.  The Moon Dogs combined to threw a 4-hit shutout.  Matt McDaniel threw 6 shutout inning to get the win for the Moon Dogs.  Ben Meyer allowed 2 earned runs in 5 innings to take the loss for St. Cloud.  Adam Martin continues to hit well for St. Cloud going 3-4.

The Rox are 1-3 and will host Mankato again tonight at 6:05, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 5:35.