Breaking News Bar
updated: 8/3/2014 8:50 PM

Boomers fall 11-3 at Joliet

Success - Article sent! close
Special to the Daily Herald

The Schaumburg Boomers dropped an 11-3 contest to the Slammers on Sunday in Joliet.

Joliet scored twice in the second inning. The Boomers' Alexi Colon tied the score with solo home runs in the third and fifth innings. Colon became the second player this season to hit more than 1 homer in a game.

Order Reprint Print Article
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

Joliet broke open the game with 5 runs in the fifth and added 4 more in the seventh.

Schaumburg was limited to 7 hits, 3 from Colon. Ty Nelson reached base three times. Cal Bowling worked only 4⅔ innings and took the loss.

Schaumburg (40-28) concludes the road trip Monday at 7:05 p.m. LHP Danny Jimenez (6-3, 3.95) will start for the Boomers against Joliet RHP Alex Kaminsky (2-5, 4.97).

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.