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April 9, 2014

The Beloit Snappers are on a roll.

Beloit won its fourth straight game Wednesday night with a 3-2 win over South Bend in Midwest League action.

The Snappers tied the game at 2-2 in the top of the sixth on a throwing lead and took the lead for good in the seventh on Herschel Powell's RBI single that scored Colin Bray.

Sam Bragg (1-0) picked up the win in relief, while Lee Sosa struck out the side in the ninth to earn his first save.

Beloit goes for the three-game sweep tonight.

SNAPPERS 3, SOUTH BEND 2

Beloit                           000     011                          100—3         5                                   0

South Bend                001     010                          000—2         8                                   1

Wahl, Bragg (6), Sosa (9) and Pohl; Blair, Waller (6), Schepel (9) and Perez.

Leading hitters—Powell (B) 2x4, Westbrook (SB) 2x3, Munoz (SB) 2x4, Parr (SB) 2x3. 2B—Baez (B), Westbrook (B).

SO—Wahl 7, Bragg 4, Sosa 3, Blair 45, Waller 1. BB—Wahl 1, Sosa 2, Blair 2, Waller 1.

W—Bragg (1-0). L—Waller (0-1). S—Sosa (1).

Time—2:39. Attendance—1,389.     



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