The Windy City ThunderBolts (35-39) beat the Washington Wild Things (35-38) 7-5 on Sunday at CONSOL Energy Park behind Evan Button, who went 2-3 and hit a home run.He singled in the fifth inning and homered in the ninth inning.
The Washington Wild Things had no answer for Jessie Snodgrass, who kept runners off the basepaths in his appearance. Snodgrass held the Washington Wild Things hitless over two innings, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out four.
C.J. Beatty racked up three RBIs on one hit for the Washington Wild Things. He tripled in the fifth inning.
Jhonny Montoya pitched lights out for the Washington Wild Things. The Windy City ThunderBolts managed just two hits off of Montoya, who allowed no earned runs, walked one and struck out four during his 3 2/3 innings of work.
Amalio Diaz (0-2) was the game's losing pitcher. He lasted just one inning, walked none, struck out one, and allowed two runs.