Cincinnati Reds 3, Chicago Cubs 2. Cincy's 'pen has compiled a 1.26 ERA in its last 9 games, and Joey Votto turned a clutch 3-6-3 DP to thwart a rally.
Houston Astros 3, Cleveland Indians 2. Cleveland's young lineup struggled to push some runs across the plate, especially in high-leverage situations.
Chillicothe Paints 7 (20-12-0), Champion City Kings 6 (17-15-0). Lucky13h straight win for the Paints, and a tie for most consecutive league wins.
AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL
A split decision for Portsmouth Jr; Waverly ShockEm Jr back in action Monday at Chillicothe:
- Waverly ShockEm 142 Jr 9, Portsmouth 23 Jr 5
- Portsmouth 23 Jr 5, Waverly ShockEm 142 Jr 1
Lancaster 4th of July Tourney
Chillicothe Post 757 Colts lose a doubleheader in 2nd day:
- Chillicothe 757 - 4, 169 - 10
- Chillicothe 757 - 5, Troy 43 - 9