The Chillicothe Paints (35-24) continued to pile up the runs on Sunday, scoring seven runs in the last three innings, on the way to a 17-1 landslide win over the Lorain County Ironmen (16-42) at The Pipe Yard.
The Chillicothe Paints scored seven runs in the seventh on a groundout by Jared Kujawa, an RBI single by Aaron Hopper, a three-run single by Kujawa, a three-run single by Kujawa, an RBI single by Kevin Zak, and an RBI double by Nick Lombardi.
The Lorain County Ironmen couldn't slow down Zak, who paced the Chillicothe Paints with five hits.
Tyler Backstrom struck out six hitters en route to the the Chillicothe Paints win. Backstrom allowed one earned run, five hits and one walk over seven innings.
Michael Burke couldn't get it done on the rubber for the Lorain County Ironmen, taking a loss. He allowed 10 runs in 4 2/3 innings, walked three and struck out four.
The Chillicothe Paints hammered the Lorain County Ironmen pitching as six hitters had a field day, combining for 18 hits, 12 RBIs and 12 runs scored.