Cold streak continues for Beloit Snappers
CLINTON, Iowa—The struggles continue for the Beloit Snappers.
Clinton rallied from an early deficit Friday night to post a 7-3 Midwest League win over the Snappers. The loss was Beloit's seventh in its last 10 games.
Renato Nunez hit a two-run homer in the fifth to give Beloit a 3-2 lead, but Clinton took the lead for good with two runs in the fifth and added three more in the sixth.
Deyvi Jimenez (2-2) took the loss.
Beloit begins a four-game series at Wisconsin tonight.
CLINTON 7, BELOIT 3
Beloit 010 020 000—3 8 2
Clinton 002 023 00x—7 14 0
Sanburn, Jimenez (3), Vail (7) and Rickles; Sanchez, Mieses (7) and Marlette.
Leading hitters—Mathews (B) 2x3, Marte (C) 3x5, McGruder (C) 3x5, Lara (C) 2x4. 2B—Mathews (B), Peterson (C), Marlette (C). HR—Nunez (B), Lopes (C).
SO—Sanburn (B) 2, Jimenez (B) 4, Sanchez (C) 8. BB—Jimenez 1, Sanchez 1.
W—Sanchez (3-5). L—Jimenez (2-2). S—Mieses (1).