The Eau Claire Bears opened up their CRBL season with a bang. The Bears rallied together for 18 hits on the day to beat the Eau Claire Rivermen 12-2. Jimmy Thill lead the team in hitting, going 4-4 with 3 RBI and a walk. Josh Halling added 4 hits with 2 Doubles 3 runs scored and a stolen Base. Sam Janni was 3-4 with 3 RBI and 2 walks. Reed Pecha also added 4 hits and 3 Stolen Bases on the day. Blake Johnson was dominant on the mound retiring 19 of the first 20 batters he faced and going 7 innings, allowing just 3 hits, 1 walk,and 1 earned run, with 6 Strikeouts as well. Johnson (1-0) lead the team to their first CRBL victory on the year. This also marks rookie manager Chevy Tollefson first CRBL win as manager.


Eau Claire Rivermen22Loss
Eau Claire Bears1212Win


Date Time League Season
April 29, 2018 12:30 pm Chippewa River Baseball League 2018


Stein (Bollinger) Field
3111 Eldorado Blvd, Eau Claire, WI 54701

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