STRUTHERS, OH- Behind the clutch bat of LJ Evans, Roth Brothers were able to rally with 5 runs in the fifth inning to grab a victory against Ballistic last night. Evans delivered a 2 RBI triple in the frame that kept the momentum going for Roth. Caelan Bender and Eli Snyder also chipped in an RBI apiece.
On the mound it was Alex Tomsic getting the victory behind a 3 strikeout, 2 walk performance over 3 innings. Abe Bayus and Rob Tomko would come out of the bullpen to get the combined save while striking out one batter each.
For Ballistic, Sam Basso is hit with the loss, going two innings and giving up five earned runs. Basso was still able to fan 5 Roth batters along the way. Kevin Schott also chipped in with a pair of strikeouts over 2 innings.
At the plate, Ballistic was led by Anthony Koulianos with a pair of hits and an RBI. Griffin Widrig doubled home a run as well.
Roth Brothers evens their record at 1-1, while Ballistic still searches for their first victory at 0-2.