Sunday, Mar 9, 2014
Miners Blank Boomers
MARION -- The Southern Illinois Miners pulled even with the Gateway Grizzlies for the Frontier League's final wildcard spot with a 4-0 win over West leading Schaumburg Tuesday night.
Miners' starter Preston Vancil was outstanding, tossing five and two-thirds innings of no-hit ball against the Boomers. Vancil and two relievers combined for a two hit shutout.
The same two teams will go at it Wednesday night in Marion.
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Humidity: 81 %