KFIZ Sports Scoreboard : 8/17/18
Northwoods League Baseball:
Summer Collegiate World Series:
Duluth 8, Fond du Lac 1
–Braden Stutzman drove in the Dock Spiders’ only run of the game in the second inning – and it was all Duluth after that as the Huskies won game two of the Summer Collegiate World Series Thursday night. Duluth scored five runs in the third inning to break the game open. A winner-take-all game three is tonight in Duluth, first pitch is 7:05 pm. Radio coverage shifts to our sister station 107.1 The Bull tonight because of High School Football on KFIZ.
Major League Baseball:
Chicago Cubs 1, Pittsburgh 0
Washington 5, St. Louis 4
The Brewers open a three-game series in St. Louis tonight, first pitch is at 7:15 pm. No broadcast on KFIZ because of High School Football.
Minnesota 15, Detroit 8
Kansas City 6, Toronto 2
Minor League Baseball:
Burlington 3, Wisconsin 1
Green Bay 51, Pittsburgh 34
–Tramon Williams returned an interception for a touchdown on the first play of the game, and Aaron Rodgers connected with Jimmy Graham for a touchdown, as the Packers built a 20 point halftime lead and won their second preseason game at Lambeau Field Thursday night. DeShone Kizer threw for 149 yards and two touchdowns – one of them to UW-Whitewater product Jake Kumerow – who caught three passes for 114 yards. Rookie defensive back Josh Jackson had a pick-six of his own and returned a punt 41 yards in the win. The Packers travel to Oakland next Friday in preseason action.