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Baseball: Evansville Otters knock off Slammers 6-4

Updated: August 8, 2014 10:42PM



Evansville 6, Slammers 4

Recap: Jeremy Nowak homered twice Friday night and Shayne Houck hit his team-record 19th home run of the season as the Evansville Otters beat the visiting Slammers. Russell Moldenhauer was 3-for-4 with an RBI for Joliet and Kody McFarland (3-4) took the loss, allowing four runs (three earned) in 12/3 innings. On Thursday, the Slammers endured a rain delay of more than three hours before splitting a doubleheader with the Otters, winning 3-1 and losing 7-5.

Slammers record: 28-44

Up next: Southern Illinois at Slammers, 6:05 p.m. Saturday, WJOL-AM (1340), wjol.com.



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