The Normal CornBelters (13-18)'s three first-inning runs built an early lead that helped bring home a 5-1 win over the Southern Illinois Miners (20-11) on Friday at Rent One Park, Marion, IL.
The Normal CornBelters scored in the first on a two-run error and.
Nolan Meadows racked up two RBIs on one hit for the Normal CornBelters. He homered in the fourth inning.
Chris Carmain picked up the win for the Normal CornBelters. Carmain pitched nine innings and allowed one earned run, eight hits and two walks while striking out five.
Dyllon Nuernberg (2-1) took the loss for the Southern Illinois Miners. He lasted just seven innings, walked none, struck out six, and allowed five runs.