Dave Yakopec kept the Lorain County Ironmen (15-20) off the board during his 5 2/3 innings of work and the Butler Blue Sox (18-17) beat the Lorain County Ironmen, 5-2.
Yakopec allowed two hits, eight walks and struck out six.
Matt Peters delivered a big hit off the bench in the four.. His pinch-hit single was the key moment in the Butler Blue Sox's three-run win.
With the Butler Blue Sox leading by one in the fourth inning, Peters came to the plate and singled.
Alex Jurich was hot from the plate for the Butler Blue Sox. Jurich went 1-1, drove in one and scored one run. He doubled in the second inning.
Zachary LaRocca (1-2) was the game's losing pitcher. He lasted just seven innings, walked none, struck out none, and allowed five runs.