ROUND ROCK, Texas—The Reno Aces fell 4-3 to the Round Rock Express on Thursday night in the series finale at the Dell Diamond.
Ed Easley hit the first hit of the game for either team to open the third inning. Round Rock was the first club to jump on the board, with an RBI single in the fourth.
Reno pushed across two runs in the fifth, on a pair of sacrifice flies. The Aces had the tying run on base in the ninth, but the threat ended as Tony Campana grounded out to end the game.
At the dish for Reno, Taylor Harbin went 2-for-2, after entering the game as a pinch hitter.
RHP Randall Delgado was charged with his fourth loss of the season. He gave up three earned runs on just four hits through 4.2 innings, while striking out seven.
RHP Scott Richmond earned his first win of the season, giving up two earned runs on three hits through 5.0 innings.
Reno returns to Aces Ballpark tomorrow night for a four-game series against the first place Tacoma Rainiers. RHP Zeke Spruill (1-1, 4.88 ERA) will get the nod for Reno, while the Rainiers will counter with LHP James Paxton (2-3, 4.35 ERA). First pitch is set for 7:05 p.m. PT.