Blue Sox beat Aces with late rally

Published 5:25 pm Monday, June 14, 2010

The Austin Blue Sox beat the Owatonna Aces 2-0 in eight innings on the road Sunday.

The Blue Sox scored two in the top of the eighth inning to seal the win.

Joe Kroc scored the go-ahead run when he singled, moved to second on a Casey Toops walk and scored on a wild throw off an Aaron Port bunt. Toops scored on a sacrifice fly by Andy Swank.

Nels Nelson pitched a shutout on the mound for Austin (8-2 overall).