ROCKFORD, Ill. — Madison Mallards pitcher Trevor Marreel had a tough time stopping the Rockford Rivets on Saturday night.
Marreel gave up seven runs on five hits and five walks in 4⅓ innings and the Rivets hung on for a 7-6 victory in a Northwoods League amateur baseball game at Rivets Park.
Trailing 7-4, the Mallards (38-27, 13-16 second half) produced single runs in the sixth and eighth innings and got a runner aboard in the ninth when Nick Gile walked before Nicholas Figus struck out to end the threat.
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Logan Michaels went 4-for-5 with an RBI and Justice Bigbie had two hits and two RBIs.
Alex Steinbach had two hits and two RBIs for the Rivets (31-33, 12-18), who scored four runs in the first.