The St. Cloud Rox played their first home game of the 2012 season and lost 5-0 to Mankato at Joe Faber Field. Former Kansas City Royal star Bret Saberhagen threw out the first pitch. The Rox failed to score off 3 Mankato pitchers. The Moon Dogs combined to threw a 4-hit shutout. Matt McDaniel threw 6 shutout inning to get the win for the Moon Dogs. Ben Meyer allowed 2 earned runs in 5 innings to take the loss for St. Cloud. Adam Martin continues to hit well for St. Cloud going 3-4.