Nik Balog collected three hits, helping the Evansville Otters (3-1) to a 10-6 victory over the Normal CornBelters (2-2) on Tuesday at The Corn Crib.He homered in the fourth inning and singled in the second and eighth innings.
Aaron Dudley racked up two RBIs on three hits for the Normal CornBelters. He singled in the first, third, and ninth innings.
Payton Baskette got his first win for the Evansville Otters despite allowing six runs over five innings. Baskette struck out two, walked two and gave up eight hits.
Jake Negrete couldn't get it done on the mound for the Normal CornBelters, taking a loss. He lasted just four innings, walked two, struck out three, and allowed five runs.