Nick Kuroczko drove in the go-ahead run to give the Schaumburg Boomers (7-4) the lead in the eighth inning, as the Schaumburg Boomers hung on to beat the London Rippers (3-8) 6-3 on Wednesday.After Andrew Cohn tripled, Kuroczko came to the plate with zero outs in the eighth and singled, bringing home Cohn.
Cohn racked up two RBIs on two hits for the Schaumburg Boomers. He singled in the sixth inning and tripled in the eighth inning.
Robby Donovan baffled the London Rippers, striking out 10 batters. Donovan allowed three earned runs on seven hits and one walk over seven innings.
Joe Parsons recorded his first win of the year for the Schaumburg Boomers. He struck out two, walked none and surrendered no hits.
Adam Arnold was charged with his second loss of the year. He lasted just zero innings, walked one, struck out none, and allowed three runs.
In the top of the third, the London Rippers grabbed the early lead, 1-0. Zach Larson singled to ignite the London Rippers' offense. Aaron Glaum tripled, scoring Larson.
The London Rippers got one-run rallies in the fourth inning and the sixth. In the fourth, the London Rippers scored on an RBI single by Stephen Cardullo, bringing home Joash Brodin.
The Schaumburg Boomers quickly matched the London Rippers' strong inning with a one-run inning of their own in the fourth. The Schaumburg Boomers scored on an RBI double by Frank Pfister.
The Schaumburg Boomers never trailed after scoring five runs in the eighth on an error, a groundout by Chad Mozingo, an RBI single by Kuroczko, and a two-run triple by Cohn.