Mon, 10 July, 7:30PM, at Rogers Park
Brighton Braves 7, Brighton Black Sox 2
|Braves make it 5 in a row. Sherman goes 4 allowing 1 run on 2 hits with 2 Ks to get his first win.
Black Sox strike first in the 4th on a Cousins single, wild pitch and a Collins RBI single.
Braves stay patient at the plate scoring 2 in the bottom half on 2 bases loaded walks.
Braves add another in the 6th on a McLaughlin RBI double.
Black Sox get within one on a towering homer to right-center by De La Cruz in the 6th.
Braves put it away in the 6th, taking advantage of some Sox miscues and RBI singles from Smith (2-4, R, RBI) and Post (2-4, R, RBI).
Cousin, Collins and De La Cruz (HR) had the hits for the Black Sox.