Slammers Walk Off Crushers

by Lauren Rhodes

The Slammers put together a comeback starting in the 7th inning after trailing by 3. Lane Baremore picked up his first of two clutch RBI’s followed by an RBI ground by Kyle Jacobsen.

Kaleb Honea came into the game relieving Cameron Aufderheide. Aufderheide was great giving up 3 earned runs and struck out 11. The Slammers scored 2 more in the bottom of the 8th with RBI’s from Luke Mangieri and a game-tying single from Baremore.

After the Crushers scored to tie the game in the 9th. The Slammers rallied with 2 outs to win the game. Scott Holzwasser started the fun with a 2 out double and was driven in by an infield single from Nick Lovullo to bring home a Slammers victory.

About the Joliet Slammers: The Joliet Slammers play at DuPage Medical Group Field in downtown Joliet, Illinois.  They will play their 10th season in 2020.  Visit the Slammers online at or call the office at 815-722-2287 for more information.  Don’t forget to “Like” the Slammers on Facebook at or follow them on Twitter at @jolietslammers and Instagram at @jolietslammersofficial