The Windy City ThunderBolts (21-36) beat the Joliet Slammers (22-36) 7-6 on Thursday at Standard Bank Stadium behind Ryan Soares, who went 2-4.He singled in the fourth inning and doubled in the seventh inning.
Max Casper racked up two RBIs on three hits for the Joliet Slammers. He doubled in the fourth inning and singled in the seventh and eighth innings.
Jake Fisher got the win, running his season record to 4-6. He allowed four runs over six innings. He struck out five, walked two and surrendered eight hits.
Kody McFarland (2-3) took the loss for the Joliet Slammers. He lasted just 3 2/3 innings, walked one, struck out five, and allowed five runs.