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LumberKings belt three home runs against Beloit

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Gazette staff
July 12, 2011
— The Beloit Snappers were bombed with three home runs Monday in an 8-2 loss to the visiting Clinton LumberKings in Midwest League baseball.

The LumberKings had 10 hits, including a three-run and solo homer off starter A.J. Achter (2-2) to highlight Clinton’s six-run fifth inning.


Achter allowed seven runs on eight hits in four innings to take the loss. Snappers reliever Clinton Dempster was touched for a solo homer in the ninth.


Beloit took a 1-0 lead in the first inning on Michael Gonzales’ sacrifice fly for his team-leading 60th RBI. The Snapper scored their second run in the ninth.


CLINTON 8, BELOIT 2

Clinton (ab-r-h-rbi)—Anston, lf, 3-1-0-0; Ramirez, 2b, 3-1-1-0; Wiswall, dh, 4-1-2-1; Browning, 3b, 5-1-0-1; Morris, 1b, 4-1-2-3; Sams, rf, 4-2-2-2; McGee, cf, 5-1-1-0; Phillips, ss, 4-0-2-1; Tanabe, c, 4-0-0-0. Totals: 36-8-10-8.


Beloit (ab-r-h-rbi)—Santana, ss, 4-1-2-0; Lin, cf, 4-0-0-0; Perez, dh, 4-1-2-0; M. Gonzales, 1b, 3-0-0-0; Ortiz, rf, 4-0-1-1; Bryant, 2b, 4-0-0-0; Leer, 3b, 4-0-1-0; Streich, c, 4-0-0-0; McCallum, lf, 3-0-1-0. Totals: 34-2-7-2.


Clinton 000 160 001—8


Beloit 100 000 001—2


E—Ramirez, Achter. LOB—Clinton 8, Beloit 6. 2B—Ramirez, Morris, McGee. HR—Morris, Sams 2. S—Sams, Ramirez. SF—Gonzales. SB—Phillips, Santana.


IP H R ER BB SO


Clinton


Fernandez (W, 3-2) 8 7 2 1 0 9


Arias 1 0 0 0 0 1


Beloit


Achter (L, 2-2) 4 8 7 6 3 4


Tootle 2 1 0 0 2 1


Carter 1 0 0 0 0 0


J. Gonzales 1 0 0 0 0 1


Dempster 1 1 1 1 0 0



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