The Lake Erie Crushers came from behind twice on Friday evening at T.R. Hughes Ballpark, but surrendered a pair of runs in the ninth inning, as the River City Rascals stole a 7-6 decision in the opening game of the series.
The Lake Erie Crushers scored another close victory over the Southern Illinois Miners at Rent One Park on Thursday evening, coming away with a 3-1 win to take the series from the defending Frontier League champs.
A fifth inning homer from Gateway catcher Landon Hernandez snapped a 1-1 tie on Sunday evening at All Pro Freight Stadium, as the Grizzlies went on to take the rubber match in the three game series with the Lake Erie Crushers, in a 6-1 final.
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Crushers slam Joliet
The Lake Erie Crushers scored early and often on Saturday night at Silver Cross Field, taking a 6-1 lead through the first two innings of the contest, and took the second game of the series from the Joliet Slammers, 10-2.