A walk-off single from Russell Clark brought home the winning run for the Butler Blue Sox (17-16) in a 2-1 victory over the Chillicothe Paints (19-14) in 13 innings at Pullman Park on Thursday.
Clark was solid at the plate for the Butler Blue Sox. Clark went 1-5 and drove in one. He singled in the thirteenth inning.
Matt Peters paced the Butler Blue Sox at the plate. Peters went 4-6. He singled in the sixth, eighth, tenth, and twelfth innings.
Robert Hawkins baffled the Chillicothe Paints, striking out six batters. Hawkins allowed one earned run, five hits and two walks over seven innings.
Tyler Ferguson improved to 2-1 on the year by picking up the win for the Butler Blue Sox. Ferguson struck out one, walked two and gave up two hits.
Andrew Marra ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his second loss of the year. He lasted just zero innings, walked none, struck out none, and allowed one run.