March 22, 2012 –(Buffalo Bisons Release) The Buffalo Bisons were defeated by the New Orleans Zephyrs by a 6-5 score on Thursday afternoon from Jupiter, FL. The Herd is now 0-2-2 after four spring exhibition games.
The Herd has a camp day tomorrow and will face Memphis on Saturday afternoon from Port St. Lucie, FL (1pm).
The Bisons collected 10 hits for the game, with OF RAUL REYES going 2-2 with a pair of doubles and three RBI. OF COREY WIMBERLY went 1-2 with a double, two walks and two stolen bases while INF MICHEAL FISHER had two hits and an RBI in five at-bats.
RHP JEURYS FAMILIA started for the Bisons and allowed three earned runs over 5.1 innings of work. He walked four and struck out four.
There are just 20 days until the Bisons Home Opener on Wednesday, April 11 against the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees (2:05pm). All tickets and ticket packages for the 2012 season are on sale now at Bisons.com.