Chevas Numata went 2-3, sparking the Santa Fe Fuego (2-0) to a 4-2 victory over the Trinidad Triggers (0-2) on Saturday at Central Park.
He doubled in the first innings and singled in the ninth inning.
Francisco Rodriguez kept contact to a minimum, striking out 15 the Trinidad Triggers batters. Rodriguez allowed two earned runs on one hit and 12 walks over eight innings.
Christian Schneider couldnt get it done on the bump for the Trinidad Triggers, taking a loss. He lasted just five innings, walked four, struck out five, and allowed four runs.
For the 2nd year in a row the Santa Fe Fuego have defeated the Trinidad Triggers in the Northern Division playoffs. The Fuego will await the winner of Game 5 from the Southern Division Playoffs Tonight between Roswell and Alpine.