Snappers lose slugfest
The Beloit Snappers lost a slugfest Wednesday afternoon.
Kane County scored five runs in the bottom of the seventh inning in rallying for a 10-4 Midwest League win. The two teams combined for 27 hits.
Beloit took a 2-0 lead in the first and led 3-2 in the fifth before Kane County took the lead for good with two runs in the bottom of the inning.
Luis Baez had four hits for Beloit, while Boog Powell had three hits to raise his average to .352.
The two teams wrap up the four-game series tonight.
KANE COUNTY 10, BELOIT 4
Beloit 200 010 001—4 13 2
Kane County 000 221 50x—10 14 2
Mendez, Powers (5), Avila (7) and Paz; Skulina, Amlung (5), Concepcion (9) and Remilard.
Leading hitters—Powell (B) 3x5, Mathews (B) 2x5, Brugman (B) 2x3, Baez (B) 4x5, Remilard KC) 4x5, Hankins (KC) 3x4. 2B—Brugman (B), Baez (B), Hankins (KC), Dunston (KC), Penalver (KC), Remilard (KC). 3B—Powell (B). HR—Dunston (KC).
SO—Mendez 2, Powers 3, Avila 1, Skulina 2, Amlung 2, Concepcion 2. BB—Mendez 2, Powers 1, Avila 2, Skulina 4, Amlung 1.
W—Amlung (3-0). L—Mendez (0-1).