Four hits are enough for Snappers
GRAND CHUTE The Beloit Snappers made the most of four hits Thursday night.
Wang-Wei Lin drove in two runs and Beloit took advantage of three Wisconsin errors in a 6-4 Midwest League win over the Timber Rattlers.
Beloit took the lead for good with two runs in the top of the second. Derek McCallum gave the Snappers a 2-1 lead with an RBI double, and Tobias Streich added a run-scoring single.
Ryan O'Rourke (4-3) picked up the win.
The two teams wrap up the series tonight.
BELOIT 6, WISCONSIN 4
Beloit (ab-r-h-rbi)—Santana, ss, 3-1-1-0; Bryant, pr-ss, 0-0-0-0; Leer, 3b, 4-0-0-0; Ray, 1b, 4-1-0-0; Perez, 3-0-0-0; Ortiz, rf, 4-1-0-0; Grimes, 2b, 3-2-0-0; McCallum, lf, 3-1-1-2; Streich, c, 1-0-1-1; Lin, cf, 2-0-1-2. Totals: 27-6-4-6.
Wisconsin (ab-r-h-rbi)—Keen, cf, 3-0-1-0; Shaw, ss, 3-0-0-0; Brownstein, 2b, 4-0-0-0; Stang, lf, 4-1-0-0; Rogers, dh, 4-1-1-0; Ramirez, 1b, 3-1-2-2; Paciorek, c, 4-0-1-0; Romero, rf, 4-0-2-1; Macias, 3b, 4-1-1-0. Totals: 32-3-10-3.
Beloit 120 003 000—6
Wisconsin 100 200 001—4
E—Beloit 2, Wisconsin 3. LOB—Beloit 8, Wisconsin 7. SAC—Keen, Shaw. SB—Stang. 2B—McCallum, Ramirez.