The St. Cloud River Bats lose 9-3 at Mankato Sunday night to fall to 1-4 on the season. The Bats scored 3 first inning runs but were outscored 9-0 the rest of the way. Ronald Sucre and C.J. Gilman each had 1 hit and 1 RBI for the Bats. St. Cloud had 7 hits. Burny Mitchem threw 4 2/3 innings with 6 hits and 7 runs allowed to take the loss.