ROCHESTER, Minn. (August 3, 2012) – The Stingers beat the Huskies to increase their lead to two and a half games. The Rox are also just two and a half games back.
The Alexandria Beetles and Mankato MoonDogs were postponed due to rain on Friday.
Thunder Bay 3, St. Cloud 8
Mark Rhine (Wake Forest) 2-for-4 with 2-for-4 with an RBI and two runs scored. The Rox will host the Border Cats at 6:05 p.m. on Saturday.
Rochester 5, Waterloo 7
Sean Borman (St. Cloud State) hit his seventh home run of the season as the Bucks came back to prevail over the Honkers. The Bucks will host the Honkers at 6:35 p.m. on Saturday.
Duluth 4, Willmar 7
Mitch Rowan (San Francisco) went 2-for-2 with an RBI and two runs scored. He would pick up his 11th double of the season. The Stingers will host the Huskies on Saturday at 7:05 p.m.
Green Bay 4, La Crosse 5
Bobby Juan (Minnesota) went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored. He also connected for his seventh home run of the season. The Loggers will host the Bullfrogs at 6:05 p.m. on Saturday.
Wisconsin 5, Lakeshore 1
Austin Sadler (Wake Forest) threw five perfect innings for the Woodchucks and improved his ERA to 2.00. The Woodchucks will host the Chinooks on Saturday for a 6:35 p.m. start.
Madison 6, Eau Claire 9
Josh Scheffert (Nebraska) went 4-for-4 with six RBI with a run scored for the Express. Eau Claire will host the Mallards for a 6:35 p.m. start on Saturday.
Battle Creek 5, Wisconsin Rapids 4
Sikes Orvis (Ole Miss) went 2-for-4 with an RBI and two runs scored for the Bombers. He also connected for his third home run of the season. The Rafters will host the Bombers at 6:05 p.m. on Saturday.