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ThunderBolts Lose Opener at Southern Illinois

July 26, 2016 - MARION, IL - The ThunderBolts were held to three hits in their series opener against the Southern Illinois Miners as former ThunderBolts Dyllon Nuernberg pitched the Miners to a 3-0 victory at Rent One Park Tuesday night. Nuernberg had control problems throughout his five-inning stint, walking a career-high seven batters, but he was able to pitch out of several jams. The ThunderBolts (29-32) had a chance to take an early lead, loading the bases on a single and two walks with no outs in the second inning. Nuernberg, though... Full Story

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ThunderBolts Win on Tenth-Inning Walkoff

July 24, 2016 - CRESTWOOD, IL - Corey Bass's two-run double in the bottom of the tenth turned a 3-2 deficit for the Windy City ThunderBolts into a 4-3 victory over the Gateway Grizzlies at Standard Bank Stadium Sunday night. The Grizzlies (30-32) carried the lead for much of the game as they took a 2-0 edge in the third inning. Cody Livesay singled and Craig Massoni hit a two-run homer. Gateway had multiple chances to extend the lead, but left eight men on base in the first five innings. The ThunderBolts (29-31) clawed back to tie ... Full Story

Windy City Loses Rain Soaked Game

July 23, 2016 - CRESTWOOD, IL - The Gateway Grizzlies jumped out to a 6-0 lead in the first three innings and cruised to a 10-2 win over the Windy City ThunderBolts at Standard Bank Stadium Saturday night. The Grizzlies (30-31) wasted little time in establishing a lead. Cody Livesay led off the first with a walk, stole second and moved to third on an error. Craig Massoni singled him home for a 1-0 lead. They doubled the lead with back-to-back two-out hits in the second. Zach Lavy doubled and Logan Davis picked up an RBI on a single. ... Full Story

ThunderBolts Take Opener from Gateway

July 22, 2016 - CRESTWOOD, IL - The Windy City ThunderBolts scored three runs in the second inning and held the lead through the night as they opened a three-game series against the Gateway Grizzlies with a 4-2 win at Standard Bank Stadium Friday night. Ransom LaLonde led off the second inning with a single for the ThunderBolts (28-30). Charley Thurber's base hit put two men on in front of Taylor Smart, who also singled. Cody Livesay's error in left field on the Smart single allowed LaLonde to score. Later in the inning, both Thurber and... Full Story

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Home: Crestwood, Illinois
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