Green Bay, Wisc. – The Battle Creek Bombers continued on their four-game road trip, as they would complete the sweep of Green Bay with a win 10-5.
The Bombers (29-20, 9-5) got the lead early and were able to hold throughout, as they would sweep the Bullfrogs for the second time this season.
The BC bats continued to stay hot, racking up 10 hits as Battle Creek would finish with a total of 38 runs in their four games played at Historic Joannes Stadium this season.
Several different Bombers had multiple hits, including Nick Walker (Austin Peay State University), JD Mundy (Virginia Tech) and Nikola Vasic (McHenry County College).
Walker would go 2-5 with two runs batted in, finishing his series 3-8 as he drove in five runs. Mundy knocked his seventh home run of the year with a two-run shot in the seventh. Vasic finished his night 2-4, as he went 4-9 in the series with four RBIs.
Battle Creek got a solid start from Dakota Edwards (Cal State Stanislaus) as he picked up his second win. Edwards went 5.2 innings as he allowed two runs on two hits while striking out seven.
Leadoff hitter Cody Hawken (University of Portland) drove in two runs, his 18th and 19th RBIs. Both Aaron Antonini (Middle Tennessee State University) and Nick Menken (Virginia Tech) knocked a hit.
Three different pitchers came out of the bullpen for the Bombers, with Jake Hawken (University of Portland), Zach Helsel (Miami Dade) and Mark Quinby (UC San Diego) closing the door.
BC is now 5-1 against GB, as they will face the Bullfrogs in the season finale of the series in Battle Creek July 24th and 25th.
Games three and four of the road trip for Battle Creek will take place in Fond du Lac. Game one against the Dock Spiders is set for tomorrow night at 7:35 p.m. ET from Herr-Baker Field.
Tune in to the pregame show on the Bombers Radio Network with Jake Hromada and Neil Doyle at 7:25 p.m. ET.
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A family night out for less than the cost of a tank of gas? Yep. Game tickets, meals and caps, all for less than 30 bucks total. Fill ‘er up. It hasn’t been much fun to go to the pumps lately. Well we’ve got something that gives you great mileage when you consider family fun. You can take your family to a game, buy them dinner, get a free gift for each, and the whole evening costs less than a tank of gas.
Here’s the deal:
1. Four Reserved Grandstand seats to a Battle Creek Bombers game.
2. Four quality Bombers caps.
Wear ‘em, tip ‘em or talk through ‘em. These four embroidered caps help everyone remember this special night for years to come. If you bought these caps in a store, they would cost $15 each.
3. One large DEEP!DEEP!™ Dish, One Crazy Bread®, One 2-Liter Soda.
Food is all part of the game plan. Chow down before the game if you like. Or stop in on the way home after the game. Or use the free meal whenever you wish. Each family gets one large DEEP!DEEP!™ Dish pizza, one Crazy Bread®, and one 2-liter pop.
You can call us or come to our ticket office to buy. Or you can always order on our website BattleCreekBombers.com. Deals for individuals and parties of two are also available.
Friends and Family Deal – $29.99
Reserved Bleacher Seats
1 Large DEEP!DEEP!TM Dish Pizza
1 Crazy Bread®
4 Bombers Hats
Double – $15.00
2 Reserved Bleacher Seats
A large Classic Pepperoni
2 Bombers Hats
Single – $7.50
1 Reserved Bleacher Seat
Half of a Large DEEP!DEEP!TM Dish Pizza
1 Bombers Hat
Stop in: 189 Bridge St., Battle Creek, MI 49017