NORMAL — Diego Cedeno had two hits and drove in two runs Friday night as the Normal CornBelters downed the River City Rascals, 10-5, in Frontier League baseball action at the Corn Crib.
Justin Fletcher had two hits and an RBI, while Santiago Chirino added a hit and three RBI for the Belters. Normal finished with 12 hits and took control with a five-run sixth inning.
Francisco Carillo (2-6) picked up the win in relief of starter Shawn Blackwell. Carillo allowed one run in 2⅓ innings.
The Belters also had a four-run third inning that wiped out a 3-0 deficit.
River City tied the game at 4-all with a run in the fifth before the Belters put together the five-run sixth. The teams meet again Saturday at 6:35 p.m. at the Corn Crib.