Miners Pitch Shutout Against Thunderbolts
MARION -- The Southern Illinois Miners played host to the Windy City Thunderbolts on Tuesday night at Rent One Park.
The Miners hit two sacrifice flies that helped lead them to the 2-0 victory. Miners' pitcher Matt Bywater pitched eight innings and gave up zero runs on four hits. He struck out three batters. Derrick Miramontes pitched one inning and gave up zero runs on zero hits.
The Miners improve to 25-21 on the season. Miners return to action on Wednesday night against Windy City. The first pitch is set to be thrown out at 7:05 p.m.
Wind: 17 MPH
Humidity: 67 %