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Rams delivers grand slam for Beloit

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Gazette Staff
July 16, 2010
— Danny Rams was the difference-maker Thursday night for the Beloit Snappers.

Rams’ grand slam in the bottom of the sixth inning lifted the Snappers to a 9-8 Midwest League win over Great Lakes at Pohlman Field.


Beloit led 8-3 but had to withstand a Great Lakes rally in the ninth. Clinton Dempster came on in relief in the ninth to earn his first save.


Kane Holbrooks (5-3) earned the win.


Game two of the three-game series is tonight.


BELOIT 9, GREAT LAKES 8

Great Lakes (ab-r-h-rbi)—Lara, 3b, 5-1-3-0; Buss, cf, 5-1-1-0; Songco, lf, 4-2-1-0; Smith, dh, 5-1-3-2; Cavazos-Galvez, rf, 5-1-2-0; Wise, c, 2-0-0-2; Ortiz, 1b, 3-1-1-1; Ynoa, 2b, 4-0-2-2; Hernandez, ss, 3-1-0-0. Totals: 36-8-13-7.


Beloit (ab-r-h-rbi)—Martinez, lf, 4-1-0-0; Beresford, ss, 3-2-1-0; Liddle, cf, 3-1-1-1; Pinto, dh, 3-1-0-0; Gonzales, 1b, 4-1-2-1; Hidalgo, 3b, 4-0-1-1; Ray, rf, 3-1-0-1; Rams, c, 4-1-1-4; Williams, 2b, 3-1-1-1. Totals: 31-9-7-9.


Great Lakes 003 000 032—8


Beloit 000 206 01x—9


E—Great Lakes 2. LOB—Great Lakes 7, Beloit 5. 2B—Ynoa, Cavazos-Galvez, Ortiz. HR—Rams (9).


Great Lakes IP H R ER BB SO


Magill (L 4-2) 5 2 4 4 5 4


Suiter 1 3 4 3 2 2


Contreras 2 2 1 1 0 1


Beloit


Holbrooks (W 5-3) 6 8 3 3 1 5


Ibarra 1 1/3 2 3 3 1 3


Garcia 2/3 2 2 2 0 0


Dempster (S 1) 1 1 0 0 0 1


Time—2:40. Attendance—632.



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