An ace performance by Jamie Richmond hoisted the London Rippers (25-35) to a 15-0 win over the Normal CornBelters (23-49) on Saturday at The Corn Crib.
The London Rippers' Richmond kept the Normal CornBelters off the scoreboard for all nine innings he was on the hill. He pitched a shutout, allowing no runs on five hits while striking out six.
The offense exploded for the the London Rippers in the seventh. In the inning the London Rippers scored eight runs.
Stephen Cardullo racked up six RBIs on three hits for the London Rippers. He tripled in the third inning and homered in the seventh inning.
Drew Provence ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his second loss of the year. He allowed 11 runs in 6 2/3 innings, walked three and struck out six.
The London Rippers pounded the Normal CornBelters pitching, as six hitters combined for 12 hits, 13 RBIs and 10 runs scored.