An ace performance by Chris Carmain hoisted the Normal CornBelters (51-32) to a 10-1 win over the Frontier Greys on Saturday at The Corn Crib.
Carmain's 10 strikeouts were enough to push the Normal CornBelters past the Frontier Greys (38-45). Carmain allowed one earned run, two hits and no walks over nine innings.
Five runs in the opening three innings allowed the Normal CornBelters to easily put away the Frontier Greys. A sacrifice fly by Patrick McKenna in the first inning supplied the early offense for the Normal CornBelters.
Richard Lucas racked up three RBIs on one hit for the Normal CornBelters. He homered in the fourth inning.
Dillon Haupt had a hot bat for the Frontier Greys. Haupt went 1-3, drove in one and scored one run. He homered in the fifth inning.
Bobby Shore (5-7) took the loss for the Frontier Greys. He allowed eight runs in 3 2/3 innings, walked two and struck out two.