Despite hitting three home runs, the Quad-Cities River Bandits let one get away Sunday.
Joe Cronin hit a walk-off two-run single, part of a four-run ninth inning as the Cedar Rapids Kernels topped the River Bandits 7-6 at Perfect Game Field.
All of the runs came with no outs in the inning for Cedar Rapids. Shane Carrier and Trey Cabbage both drove in runs earlier in the inning to help set the stage for the game-winning score.
Salvador Montano was hit with his first blown save of the year and took the loss to drop to 5-3.
Troy Sieber hit a solo home run in the first inning to give the River Bandits a 1-0 lead. The Kernels came back to take a 3-1 lead in the first inning when Aaron Whitefield hit a two-run home run and Carrier hit an RBI double.
Quad-Cities regained the lead 6-3 after it scored five runs in the third inning on a grand slam by Chas McCormick and a solo home run by Luis Payano.
Clinton 4, Beloit 2: Billy Cooke hit a run-scoring single in the ninth inning, leading the Clinton LumberKings to a win over the Beloit Snappers at Pohlman Field on Sunday.
The single by Cooke, part of a two-run inning, gave the LumberKings a 3-2 lead before Johnny Slater scored on a wild pitch later in the inning.
Yojhan Quevedo hit a home run in the first inning for Clinton but Beloit answered with an RBI double from Kyle Nowlin in the bottom of the fram.
Clinton took a 2-1 lead on an RBI single from Nick Zammarelli in the third inning but Beloit tied the game 2-2 when Josh Vidales hit an RBI single in the fifth.
Michael Koval (4-6) got the win with 2 1/3 innings of scoreless relief while Sam Sheehan (3-1) took the loss.