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IronPigs beat Norfolk 4-3 behind Lerud's clutch hits

Published On: May 23 2013 07:00:00 PM CDT
Updated On: May 23 2013 09:44:06 PM CDT

The IronPigs got back to work Thursday and back in the win column with a 4-3 victory over Norfolk to open a four game series.

The IronPigs got back to work Thursday and back in the win column with a 4-3 victory over Norfolk to open a four game series.

Lerud had two key base hits to drive in runs for the IronPigs including a run in the 6th inning after Norfolk had tied the game.  Cody Asche added a home run, his 5th of the season.

After the game, Michael Martinez was called up to Philadelphia to take Chase Utley's spot on the roster now that Utley is on the Disabled List.