MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - The Memphis Redbirds won game one of the Pacific Coast League Championship Series, beating El Paso 6-4 at AutoZone Park on Wednesday.
The 'Birds jump out to a 4-0 lead, but needed 2 runs in the 8th to seal the victory.
Patrick Wisdom was the hitting star for Memphis, going 2-3 at the plate with 2 doubles and 2 RBI.
Former Mississippi State star Dakota Hudson picked up the win on the mound.
Game 2 of the best of 5 series is set for first pitch 12:05 p.m. Thursday at AutoZone Park.
It'll be the final baseball game played at the Zone this season. The Series shifts to El Paso for games 3-5 (if necessary).
If the Redbirds make it, the Triple-A-Championship Series between the PCL and the International League will be played in Scranton, PA.