Saturday, Mar 8, 2014
Miners Receive Rings, Beat ThunderBolts
MARION -- Friday night, the Southern Illinois Miners raised their championship flag. Saturday night, the players picked up some new bling.
The Miners received the championship rings prior to the game with Windy City. Several retired players from last year's team came back for the pregame ceremony.
As for the game, the Miners made it two straight over Windy City, winning 1-0.
Richard Sullivan tossed seven shutout innings. The game's only run came on a fourth inning throwing error.
The Miners will go for the sweep Sunday night.
Wind: 5 MPH
Humidity: 81 %