Traverse City 7, Thunderbolts 4
Recap: A four-run rally in the ninth inning couldn’t save Windy City from losing Friday night in Traverse City, Mich. Evan Button’s three-run homer highlighted the ThunderBolts’ comeback.
ThunderBolts record: 5-2.
Up next: ThunderBolts (Markus Solbach 1-0) at Traverse City (Casey Delgado 1-0), 6:05 p.m. Saturday, WXAV-FM (88.3), wxav.com.
Recap: Russell Moldenhauer’s solo homer broke a 4-4 tie in the seventh inning and the Slammers went on to beat the CornBelters on Friday night at Silver Cross Field in Joliet. Tyler Roberts also homered for Joliet.
Slammers record: 4-3.
Up next: Normal at Slammers, 6:05 p.m. Saturday, WJOL-AM (1340), wjol.com.