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Boomers' streak snapped at five straight

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Special to the Daily Herald

SAUGET, Ill. -- Schaumburg dropped a 4-3 decision to the host Gateway Grizzlies in 10 innings in Frontier League action on Tuesday night, snapping the Boomers' season-best five-game winning streak.

Alexi Colon blasted a 2-run homer in the eighth to give the Boomers (20-14) a 3-2 lead, But the Grizzlies tied the score in the bottom of the ninth and won in the 10th on a two-out infield single. Boomers starter Seth Webster allowed 2 runs in 6⅓ innings but did not figure in the decision. Justin Vasquez collected a pair of hits.

The second game of the series is today at 7:05 p.m. when the Boomers send left-hander Danny Jimenez (2-1, 4.35 ERA ) against righty Tucker Jensen (4-1, 3.95).

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