The Southern Illinois Miners (22-16) and the Traverse City Beach Bums (14-24) both threatened with rallies, but it was the Southern Illinois Miners that eventually took advantage of them in a 7-4 win at Rent One Park, Marion, IL.
Tyler Booth went a perfect 2-2 at the plate for the Southern Illinois Miners. He singled in the third and fifth innings.
Despite the loss, the Traverse City Beach Bums' Chuck Ghysels dominated the Southern Illinois Miners' batters, giving up zero runs and striking out five.
Rick Teasley recorded his fifth win of the year for the Southern Illinois Miners. He allowed three runs over five innings. He struck out one, walked one and surrendered four hits.
Casey Delgado (5-2) was the game's losing pitcher. He allowed seven runs in six innings, walked four and struck out three.