Bisons Defeat New Orleans, 3-2

March 30, 2011 Updated Mar 30, 2011 at 7:39 AM EDT

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Bisons Defeat New Orleans, 3-2

March 30, 2011 Updated Mar 30, 2011 at 7:39 AM EDT

Jupiter, FL, (WKBW)-
The Buffalo Bisons defeated the New Orleans Zephyrs (Triple-A affiliate of the Florida Marlins), 3-2, on Tuesday afternoon.

The victory is Buffalo’s fourth in five games. They are now 4-6 with two exhibition games left this spring.

RHP BOOF BONSER earned the victory for the Herd, allowing just one run over five innings of work. RHP DALE THAYER was also impressive, striking out five batters in two shutout innings of relief.

OF FERNANDO MARTINEZ continued his hot spring, going 3-5 with a double, a home run and an RBI.

There are just 9 days until the Bisons’ 2011 Home Opener on Thursday, April 7 against the Syracuse Chiefs (3:05 p.m.). Tickets are now on-sale at bisons.com or by calling THE-HERD at (843-4373).