Cougars Sting Bees, Win Fourth Straight
Byline: Daily Herald Reports
Jason Christian had 4 hits and 4 RBI, Jonathan Joseph delivered 6 solid innings for his first Cougars victory and Bo Schultz and Kenny Smalley combined for scoreless relief Sunday afternoon as Kane County rolled past the Burlington Bees 13-3 in front of 6,640 at Elfstrom Stadium in Geneva.
The Cougars have won four straight games and nine straight at home; they also are 8-0 against the Bees this season.
Christian had a 2-run double during the Cougars' 4-run first inning and homered in the third to make it 5-2. The Cougars also scored once in the fifth, three times in the sixth and four times in the seventh in a 16-hit attack. Mike Gilmartin, Conner Crumbliss, Rashun Dixon, Chris Affinito and Juan Nunez each had 2 hits.
Joseph (1-3) gave up 3 runs on 7 hits over 6 innings with 3 walks and 8 strikeouts.
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The Goldeyes scored 3 runs in the first and 7 in the third. …