Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Isotopes Climb Out of the Basement.(Fly)

Byline: Will Webber Journal Staff Writer

Unlucky Bergman Remains Winless

Albuquerque Isotopes pitcher Sean Bergman is starting to wonder what he has to do to pick up a victory.

Though he'd just finished his best outing of the season, the right-hander was reduced to spectator status after exiting with a 2-0 lead in the seventh inning Saturday night against Iowa.

Winless in five decisions coming in, Bergman remained without a victory despite Albuquerque's 6-4 decision before an announced crowd of 7,498 at Isotopes Park.

The win lifts Albuquerque out of a last-place tie with the Cubs in the Pacific Coast League's Central Division. Coupled with Colorado Springs' loss to Fresno, the 'Topes are just three games out of first place. …

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