The Gateway Grizzlies (7-9) weren't able to overcome the big hole they dug themselves into against the Schaumburg Boomers (9-7), and the Gateway Grizzlies lost 5-4 to the Schaumburg Boomers after falling behind by four runs in the third inning.
The Gateway Grizzlies scored on a sacrifice fly by Jerod Yakubik and a single by John Shelby in the sixth inning and an RBI single by Antone DeJesus in the ninth inning. Still, the Gateway Grizzlies couldn't draw even.
Mike Valadez reached base three times in the game for the Schaumburg Boomers. He scored one run and had one RBI. He singled in the second and eighth innings.
Robby Donovan recorded his second win of the year for the Schaumburg Boomers. He allowed three runs over six innings. Donovan struck out one, walked two and gave up six hits.
Cale Johnson couldn't get it done on the rubber for the Gateway Grizzlies, taking a loss. He lasted just five innings, walked six, struck out none, and allowed five runs.