The Normal CornBelters (35-37) and the Florence Freedom (29-43) each put runners in scoring position on Sunday, but the Normal CornBelters capitalized on more RBI opportunities, pulling out a 3-2 win at UC Health Stadium.
The fact that the Normal CornBelters grouped all of their runs into the third inning helped them take advantage of their hits.
Michael Schweiss picked up the win for the Normal CornBelters. Schweiss pitched 7 2/3 innings and allowed two earned runs, three hits and one walk while striking out six.
Peter Gehle couldn't get it done on the mound for the Florence Freedom, taking a loss. He lasted just eight innings, walked four, struck out two, and allowed three runs.