The Florence Freedom (11-18) and the Lake Erie Crushers (10-16) both had scoring chances on Wednesday, but it was the Florence Freedom that were able to capitalize on them as they pulled out a 6-3 win at All Pro Freight Stadium.
Austin Newell racked up two RBIs on two hits for the Florence Freedom. He doubled in the fourth inning and singled in the fifth inning.
Craig Massoni had a hot bat for the Lake Erie Crushers. Massoni went 3-4 and scored one run. He singled in the fifth, sixth, and ninth innings.
Jason Postill improved to 1-0 on the year by picking up the win for the Florence Freedom. He allowed two runs over one inning. He struck out none, walked one and surrendered three hits.
Jason Wilson (1-3) took the loss for the Lake Erie Crushers. He lasted just five innings, walked three, struck out four, and allowed four runs.