BOOMERS WIN ON DAY CAMP DAY

SCHAUMBURG, IL — Before 5,602 on Day Camp Day, the Schaumburg Boomers, presented by Wintrust Community Banks, once again pulled into a tie for first in the Frontier League’s East Division behind a 4-1 victory over the River City Rascals. Quincy Nieporte got the game off to a loud start with a two-run homer in the […]

LAKE ERIE’S STEVEN KRAFT AND SCHAUMBURG’S CONNOR ELLER EARN WEEKLY AWARDS

Lake Erie Crushers outfielder Steven Kraft and Schaumburg Boomers right-hander Connor Eller win this week’s Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively. These awards are chosen by Pointstreak, who is the official statistical provider of the Frontier League and the Independent Professional Baseball Federation. Kraft hit .417 (10-24) with one home run and drove in […]

Rascals Edge Crushers on Morisano’s Blast

O’FALLON, Mo. — The River City Rascals finished off a series victory over the Lake Erie Crushers with a 3-2 win in the finale on Sunday night at CarShield Field. James Morisano delivered the go-ahead home run in the eighth inning. Kameron Esthay had four hits on the night for the Rascals, while Nick Anderson […]

GRIZZLIES SWEEP DOUBLEHEADER, WIN SERIES

SAUGET, Ill. — The Gateway Grizzlies earned a pair of one-run victories Sunday, both by 3-2 final scores, over the Joliet Slammers at GCS Credit Union Ballpark. Gateway (28-37) took three of four matchups over the weekend. Jordan Barrett (3-5) won the first game with seven innings of one-run ball and four strikeouts. Thomas Nicoll (3-2) picked up the […]

Welch, Castro lead Otters to weekend sweep

EVANSVILLE, Ind – Behind a quality start from Jake Welch and a Carlos Castro three-run home run, the Evansville Otters beat the Windy City Thunderbolts 11-4 in front of 1,515 at Bosse Field Sunday. It’s the second consecutive sweep at Bosse Field for the Otters after sweeping Joliet in a three-game series earlier this month. It’s the third sweep for Evansville this season. Welch earned the […]

MORELLO’S 2 RBI’S PROVE TO BE DIFFERENCE AS SLAMMERS BEAT OTTERS 4-3.

Much like the game yesterday, tonight was another one for the pitching fanatics. Both teams combined for just 4 hits through 4 innings. It wasn’t until the bottom half of the 5th when the Slammers put their first run on the board. Jimmy Roche stepped into the box with one out and launched his first career […]

LETKEMAN TOSSES GATEWAY TO 5-2 WIN

SAUGET, Ill. — Reign Letkeman fired six innings of one-run baseball Thursday night and matched his career high with seven strikeouts in a 5-2 Gateway Grizzlies win over the Lake Erie Crushers at GCS Credit Union Ballpark. Gateway (25-36) salvaged the series and snapped a three-game losing streak. Brent Sakurai led off the home half of the first […]

FLORENCE SPLITS DAY AND SERIES WITH WINDY CITY

Pitching takes center-stage in mid-week four gamer CRESTWOOD, Ill– Squaring off in a true day/night doubleheader, the Florence Freedom, presented by Titan Mechanical Solutions, grabbed their second win in a row, 6-5, before falling to the Windy City Thunderbolts, 3-1, in the night-cap, ultimately landing a series split in a mid-week four game set at Ozinga Field. Windy […]