The River City Rascals (19-26) jumped out to an early lead on the Schaumburg Boomers (28-19) and captured an 18-7 victory on Wednesday at T. R. Hughes Ballpark.
With nine runs in the first three innings, the River City Rascals left no doubt about the eventual outcome.An RBI single by Phil Wunderlich and an RBI single by Jake Atwell in the first inning and a solo home run by Will Block, an RBI single by Andy Scott, a single by Eric Williams, , and a solo home run by Wunderlich during the second inning fueled the River City Rascals' offense early.
Wunderlich racked up five RBIs on three hits for the River City Rascals.
Chandler Jagodzinski brought the heat against the Schaumburg Boomers during his outing. Jagodzinski held the Schaumburg Boomers hitless over two innings, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out two.
Chad Mozingo racked up three RBIs on two hits for the Schaumburg Boomers. He homered in the first inning and singled in the third inning.
Tommy Mendoza got his fourth win for the River City Rascals despite allowing five runs over 5 2/3 innings. He struck out seven, walked three and surrendered eight hits.
Joe Parsons couldn't get it done on the rubber for the Schaumburg Boomers, taking a loss. He allowed nine runs in 3 2/3 innings, walked three and struck out three.