The Southern Illinois Miners (19-11) and the Washington Wild Things (12-18) both threatened with rallies, but it was the Southern Illinois Miners that eventually took advantage of them in a 3-2 win at CONSOL Energy Park.
The fact that the Southern Illinois Miners grouped all of their runs into the third inning helped them take advantage of their hits.
Niko Vasquez racked up three RBIs on one hit for the Southern Illinois Miners. He homered in the third inning.
The Washington Wild Things were led by Austin Wobrock's hitting. Wobrock went 2-2 and scored two runs. He singled in the third and fifth innings.
Adam Lopez recorded his fourth win of the year for the Southern Illinois Miners. He allowed two runs over five innings. He struck out eight, walked three and surrendered seven hits.
Kyle Helisek was charged with his second loss of the year. He lasted just five innings, walked two, struck out six, and allowed three runs.