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updated: 7/31/2012 11:07 PM

Snappers rough up Zimmer, Cougars

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Special to the Daily Herald

It was a rough second appearance for first-round draft pick Kyle Zimmer, who allowed 6 second-inning runs as the Kane County Cougars were beaten by the host Beloit Snappers 9-4 Tuesday.

After Zimmer (0-2) walked the bases loaded in the first inning, then allowed five singles and a homer in the second inning.

David Hurlbut (4-5) did most of the work on the mound for the Snappers as he came within an out of a complete game.

The Cougars (53-54) were shut out through seven innnings before scoring 1 run in the eighth and 3 in the ninth.

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