Joliet Tops Washington 2-1 In Series Opener

Joliet, IL —The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy were led by Scot Hoffman vs. the Washington Wild Things.  Hoffman tossed a gem Tuesday night for the Slammers.  Hoffman pitched seven innings giving up four hits, with one walk allowing one run while striking out eight.

 

Dom Iero started the scoring for the Slammers in the bottom of the 2nd with an RBI double that scored Trenton Hill.  London Lindley then walked with the bases loaded bringing home Travis Bolin making it 2-0.

 

Washington got on the board in the top of the 4th with Roman Collins bringing home James Harris on a sacrifice fly making it 2-1.

 

Tonight’s Merchants and Manufacturers Bank Player of the Game is Scot Hoffman who earned his third win of the season for the Slammers after a dominant outing.

 

The Slammers are back home tomorrow against the Wild Things at 7:05 p.m.

 

About the Joliet Slammers: The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy play at the Slammers Stadium downtown Joliet, Illinois, and are members of the professional, independent Frontier League.  The Frontier League is a 12-team league entering its 26th season of play in 2018.  Visit the Slammers online at www.jolietslammers.com or call the ticket office at 815-722-2287 for more information! Don’t forget to “Like” the Slammers on Facebook at www.facebook.com/jolietslammers or follow them on Twitter at @jolietslammers!