Milroy tops Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS -- Former Ridgewater College hitting sensation Matt Bauer slammed a solo home run in the top of the seventh inning and also doubled to lead Milroy to a 6-4 win over Granite Falls in a Cornbelt League baseball game on Wednesday.
Tyler Kanten hit a two-run homer in the first inning for Granite Falls.
Mahlon Zimmerman earned the win with six innings of work. He scattered five hits, two runs and struck out nine.
Milroy 6, Granite Falls 4
Milroy 200 010 201 -- 6 14 0
Granite Falls 200 000 002 -- 4 6 1
HITTING - Milroy: Chris Eichten 3-for-5; Andy Schmidt 3-for-5; Matt Bauer 2-for-5, 2b, HR, rbi; Justin Schlimmer 2-for-5, 2b, HR, 2 rbi; Eric Dolen 4-for-5, 2b, rbi ... Granite Falls: James Gallagher 1-for-4, rbi; Tyler Kanten 1-for-4, 2-run HR, 3 rbi; Tyler Flattum 1-for-4; Jake Suter 1-for-4; Cam Vein 1-for-4; Luke Berg 1-for-4
PITCHING (ip-h-r-er-bb-so) -- Milroy: Mahlon Zimmerman (W) 6-5-2-2-0-9; Andy Williamson 2-1-0-0-2-4; Matt Bauer Zc-1-1-0-1-0; Chris Eichten Xc-0-0-0-0-0 ... Granite Falls: Tyler Kanten (L) 8-12-5-5-1-2; Andrew Walters 1-2-1-1-0-0