The Red Deer Riggers are battling the Edmonton Cubs in the Sunburst Baseball League final. Advocate File Photo)

The Red Deer Riggers are battling the Edmonton Cubs in the Sunburst Baseball League final. Advocate File Photo)

Red Deer Riggers lose Game 2 to Cubs

Riggers in deep hole to start Sunburst Baseball League final

Cubs 2 Riggers 0 (Cubs lead best-of-five-series 2-0)

The Red Deer Riggers are in a deep hole to start the Sunburst Baseball League final.

Red Deer lost the opening game of the series Monday to the Edmonton Cubs in extra innings, before falling 2-0 on the road in Edmonton Tuesday.

Brenden Wiun pitched a complete-game, two-hit shutout for the Cubs to help them earn the win in Game 2 of the best-of-five series.

Game 3 of the series is Wednesday night at Gulls Stadium in Sylvan Lake, with first pitch set for 8 p.m.

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