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updated: 8/12/2012 10:48 PM

Big rally boosts Boomers

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Special to the Daily Herald

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. -- The Schaumburg Boomers struck for 5 runs with two outs in the top of the ninth inning on 5 straight hits against Traverse City's closer to rally for a a 10-7 win on the road Sunday night and salvage a game in the series.

The Boomers trailed 6-5 in the ninth when they began their two-out rally with back-to-back singles from pinch hitter K.C. Judge and Karexon Sanchez. Nate Baumann tied the game with a single and Frank Pfister gave the Boomers their first lead since the second with an infield hit. Chad Mozingo (5 RBI) punctuated the comeback with his second homer of the game.

Boomers starter Cody Griebling pitched 7 innings but was not involved in the decision.

Steve McQuail hit a 2-run homer in the fourth for the Boomers.

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