Dell Rapids PBR hosted a make-up game with Madison on Tuesday, June 23rd at Rickeman Field. PBR rallied late in the game, but ultimately fell to Madison by a score of 6-5.
Neither team scored until the bottom of the fourth inning when PBR got a run on an RBI single from Tanner Solberg for a 1-0 lead. Madison took the lead in the top of the fifth on an RBI double by Heath Williams and an RBI groundout by Jon Waba to lead 2-1. Madison added two more runs in the top of the sixth for a 4-1 lead after an RBI double by Brian Miller and RBI double by Josh Giles.
PBR tied the game in the bottom of the sixth inning after a two-run double by Solberg and an RBI single by Clarence Fjellanger. PBR regained the lead in the bottom of the seventh inning at 5-4 after an RBI single by Aaron Hansen. Madison tied the game in the top of the eighth inning when Greg Biagi scored on a wild pitch. The game-winning run for Madison came in the top of the ninth on an RBI double by Mitch McNary.
Solberg finished the game with two hits and three RBIs for PBR. Hanson and Fjellanger both had a hit with an RBI. Beau Behrend, Matt Gillogly, Teigen Lindner, and Adrian Juba also had hits in the game.
Riley Hoffman pitched 6 2/3 innings giving up four earned runs on 10 hits with two walks and four strikeouts. Gillogly pitched the final 2 1/3 innings, taking the loss, giving up two earned runs on three hits with three walks and six strikeouts.
PBR (4-3) will travel to Colman on Thursday, June 25th for their next Cornbelt League game.