The Beloit Snappers earned a tough road win against the Kane County Cougars on Tuesday afternoon, beating the Cougars by a score of 6-5. Beloit hitters combined for 12 hits and Snappers' pitchers struck-out 11 while walking only three.
Stars of the game included:
- Collin Theroux, who had two hits and threw out both attempted base-stealers. He is batting .273 and has thrown out two-of-three base-stealers this season.
- Edwin Diaz, who had two hits and three RBI. Diaz is six-for-his-last-13 and is batting .308 on the year.
- Miguel Mercedes, who had two doubles and raised his season average to .280.
- Eric Marinez, who reached base three times with two hits and a walk. He is batting .276.
- JaVon Shelby, who hit his second homerun of the season.
- Brandon Bailey, who struck-out four and allowed one run in four innings in his start.
Below are photos from the game. All photos are by David Malamut.