Saturday, Aug 30, 2014
Evansville Forces Extras With Miners
MARION-- The Southern Illinois Miners kicked off a six game homestand with a 4-3 win over Evansville in 12 innings Wednesday night.
Jason Ganek put the Miners up 3-2 with an RBI hit in the seventh, but the Otters tallied one in the top of the ninth to force extra innings.
Cory Harrilchak scored the game winning run in the bottom of the 12th on a wild pitch.
The same two teams will square off Thursday night in Marion.
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Humidity: 94 %