The Gary SouthShore RailCats (31-39) and the Sioux City Explorers (31-40) traded the lead five times on Wednesday, but the Gary SouthShore RailCats ended up on top with a 9-4 win over the Sioux City Explorers.
Craig Maddox racked up five RBIs on two hits for the Gary SouthShore RailCats. He doubled in the first innings and homered in the fifth inning.
Jon Gulbransen improved to 2-1 on the year by picking up the win for the Gary SouthShore RailCats. He allowed four runs over five innings. He struck out four, walked one and surrendered seven hits.
Nick Schumacher ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his fifth loss of the year. He allowed seven runs in five innings, walked six and struck out one.