The Schaumburg Boomers (33-23) were never able to get over the hump and get over their troubles against the Gateway Grizzlies (31-25) on Friday, as the Schaumburg Boomers fell 8-6 at GCS Ballpark - Sauget, IL after falling behind by six runs in the fifth inning.
The Schaumburg Boomers scored on a two-run home run by Nate Baumann in the eighth inning and a two-run error in the ninth inning. Still, the Schaumburg Boomers couldn't draw even.
Jon Myers had a busy day at the plate, collecting three extra-base hits. He homered in the fifth inning and doubled in the third and eighth innings.
Chad Mozingo reached base two times. He scored one run and had one RBI. He homered in the third inning.
Tim Brown improved to 6-2 on the year by picking up the win for the Gateway Grizzlies. He allowed four runs over eight innings. Brown struck out three, walked two and gave up seven hits.
Cameron Roth was charged with his fourth loss of the year. He allowed eight runs in six innings, walked four and struck out one.