John Malloy brought home the go-ahead run to give the Florence Freedom (30-28) the lead in the seventh inning, as the Florence Freedom hung on to beat the Lake Erie Crushers (32-26) 5-2 on Sunday.After Edwin Padua singled, Malloy came to the plate with one out in the seventh and doubled, scoring Padua.
Drew Rundle racked up two RBIs on one hit for the Florence Freedom. He homered in the eighth inning.
J.C. Figueroa was hot from the plate for the Lake Erie Crushers. Figueroa went 3-5. He singled in the first, third, and fifth innings.
Jorge Marban got the win, running his season record to 1-3. Marban struck out none, walked two and gave up no hits.
Ben Klafczynski ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his first loss of the year. He lasted just one inning, walked none, struck out one, and allowed one run.