The Joliet Slammers (11-11) beat the Gateway Grizzlies (9-13) 7-3 on Sunday at Silver Cross Field behind Marc Flores, who went 3-3 at the plate.He singled in the second and fourth innings and homered in the fifth inning.
Brent Choban brought the heat against the Gateway Grizzlies during his outing. Choban held the Gateway Grizzlies hitless over 2 2/3 innings, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out three.
Sam Fischer led the Gateway Grizzlies' offensive threat, as he got on base two times in the game. He scored one run and had one RBI. He homered in the fourth inning.
Sean Townsley improved to 2-1 on the year by picking up the win for the Joliet Slammers. He allowed three runs over five innings. Townsley struck out four, walked seven and gave up three hits.
Trevor Richards couldn't get it done on the rubber for the Gateway Grizzlies, taking a loss. He allowed seven runs in five innings, walked one and struck out six.