The Quad Cities River Bandits’ winning streak came to an end Tuesday afternoon. Tuesday night, the Cedar Rapids Kernels’ winning streak ended, too.
Here is a look at the four Midwest League games played Tuesday evening. (Click here to read about the four games played Tuesday afternoon.)
Peoria Chiefs 5, Cedar Rapids Kernels 3
The Chiefs won in 11 innings, stopping the Kernels’ winning streak at seven games. Collin Radack had five hits and Oscar Mercado had three hits for the Chiefs. Max Murphy had three hits, including a two-run homer, for the Kernels.
Chiefs SP Austin Gomber gave up three runs (two earned) on four hits, a walk and a wild pitch in 5.1 innings. He struck out eight batters. Kernels SP Mat Batts gave up two runs on five hits, four walks and a wild pitch in four innings. He struck out four batters.
Dayton Dragons 8, Great Lakes Loons 3
Only one player of the 18 who started this game didn’t get a hit. Ty Washington and Jonathan Reynoso each had two hits and two RBI for the Dragons. Brian Wolfe had four hits, Tyler Wampler had three hits, and Jimmy Allen hit a three-run homer for the Loons.
Lake County Captains 5, Fort Wayne TinCaps 0
The Captains won their fifth game in a row, limiting the TinCaps to five hits in the shutout. Winning pitcher Sean Brady gave up five hits and no walks while striking out seven in six innings. Bobby Ison had three hits and Dorssys Paulino homered for the Captains.
Bowling Green Hot Rods 5, West Michigan Whitecaps 1
The bullpens were effective for both teams in this game, as all six runs were scored in the first three innings. Bowling Green’s Jace Conrad went 2-f0r-3 with a walk and a solo homer.