Saturday was a great day for Christian Vandetti, as he clubbed two home runs to carry the DeKalb County Liners (1-1) to an 11-1 victory over the Rockford Foresters (1-1) at Founders Field.
The DeKalb County Liners blew out the Rockford Foresters thanks to seven hits, including zero extra base hits. The DeKalb County Liners scored four runs in the seventh on a two-run triple by Brent Turner, an RBI single by Demetre Taylor, and an error.
Zach Strecker racked up six strikeouts in the the DeKalb County Liners win. Strecker allowed one earned run on five hits and one walk over seven innings.
Nick Lumley ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his first loss of the year. He lasted just four innings, walked eight, struck out none, and allowed five runs.
Turner, Taylor and Vandetti helped lead the DeKalb County Liners. They combined for six hits and nine RBIs.