Second Week of Action Starts With Four Shutouts
Kalamazoo Growlers 10 Kokomo Jackrabbits 0
Tanner Knapp (Kalamazoo Valley City College) threw six shutout innings for the Kalamazoo Growlers as they blanked the Kokomo Jackrabbits 10-0. Knapp struck out nine batters and only allowed three hits. Jackson Jarvis (Columbia State) doubled twice for Kokomo.
Rockford Rivets @ Battle Creek Bombers — Postponed
This game is rescheduled for June 14 as part of a traditional double header. Game one will start at 5:35 pm ET, followed by the second game 30 minutes after the first game ends. Each game will be seven innings.
Traverse City Pit Spitters 13 Madison Mallards 4
The Traverse City Pit Spitters plated five runs in the first inning en route to a 13-4 victory over the Madison Mallards. Adam Proctor (Michigan State University) walked, doubled, tripled, scored two runs, and brought in four more. Jacob Slonim (Edgewood College) collected two hits and scored a run for Madison.
Fond du Lac Dock Spiders 6 Kenosha Kingfish 5
Eight Fond du Lac Dock Spiders reached base safely in their 6-5 win against the Kenosha Kingfish. The Dock Spiders scored their sixth run in the top of the ninth inning to secure their victory. Henry Kusiak (Missouri Southern State University) and Josh Leslie (McNeese State University) each scored two of the Kingfish’s runs.
Wisconsin Woodchucks 3 Wisconsin Rapids Rafters 2
The Wisconsin Woodchucks scored three runs in the ninth inning to secure their 3-2 win over the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters. Kevin Kilpatrick’s (Central Florida Community College) single plated two runs, and then he came around to score on Brandon Trammel’s (Tusculum College) double. Josh Nicoloff scored both runs for the Rafters.
Eau Claire Express 3 Duluth Huskies 2 — 10 innings
Alejandro Macario’s (Nova Southeastern University) single brought Derek Bumgartner (Winona State University) around to score the walk-off run as the Eau Claire Express defeated the Duluth Huskies 3-2 in 10 innings. Both teams scored twice in the seventh inning to tie the game. Three Huskies players each collected two hits.
Waterloo Bucks 8 Minnesota Mud Puppies 0
Blaine Marchman (Georgia State) tripled and homered for the Waterloo Bucks in their 8-0 shutout win against the Minnesota Mud Puppies. Marchman scored twice and brought in three runs. Three Mud Puppies players each collected a hit.
La Crosse Loggers 4 Mankato MoonDogs 0
Travis Luensmann (University of South Carolina) threw six shutout innings as the La Crosse Loggers blanked the Mankato MoonDogs 4-0. Luensmann struck out three batters and allowed six hits. Kole Kaler (University of Hawaii) collected two hits and a walk in his season debut with the MoonDogs.
Green Bay Booyah 5 Lakeshore Chinooks 0
Phil Healy (Columbia University) didn’t allow a run and struck out five batters in 4 ⅔ innings on the mound in the Green Bay Booyah’s 5-0 victory over the Lakeshore Chinooks. Jacob Riordan (Georgia State University) and Connor Langreder (Northern Illinois University) came out of the Booyah’s bullpen and held the Chinooks hitless. Dalton Doyle collected two hits for Lakeshore.
Bismarck Larks 7 Rochester Honkers 1
Spencer Sarringer (Northern State University) doubled and scored twice while also bringing in a run as the Bismarck Larks defeated the Rochester Honkers 7-1. Seth Brewer (Northern State University) threw six innings and only gave up one run while striking out nine. Marco Castillo (Claremont-Mudd-Scripps) recorded two hits and an RBI for the Honkers.
Willmar Stingers 4 St. Cloud Rox 2
Ryan Watson (Georgia State University) only allowed two runs in seven innings of work for the Willmar Stingers as they went on to win 4-2 over the St. Cloud Rox. Watson struck out five batters and only issued one walk. Justin Kirby (Kent State University) collected two hits and scored one of the Rox’s runs.
Tuesday, June 8
Lakeshore Chinooks @ Kalamazoo Growlers 6:35pm ET
Traverse City Pit Spitters @ Battle Creek Bombers 6:35pm ET
Fond du Lac Dock Spiders @ Wisconsin Rapids Rafters 6:05pm CT
Madison Mallards @ Kenosha Kingfish 6:05pm CT
Rockford Rivets @ Kokomo Jackrabbits 6:30pm CT
Green Bay Booyah @ Wisconsin Woodchucks 6:35pm CT
Bismarck Larks @ Mankato MoonDogs 6:35pm CT
La Crosse Loggers @ Duluth Huskies 6:35pm CT
Minnesota Mud Puppies @ Eau Claire Express 6:35pm CT
St. Cloud Rox @ Rochester Honkers 6:35pm CT
Waterloo Bucks @ Willmar Stingers 7:05pm CT