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Rippers Snap Four Game Losing Streak


The London Rippers snapped a four game losing streak at Labatt Park on Wednesday night.

The Rippers beat Southern Illinois 8-4 to avoid the sweep.

Joash Brodin hit his first home run in a month in the 1st inning (his 8th of the year). Brandon Sinnery earned the win for the Rippers - allowing four runs on six hits, walking three and striking out three over 7.1 innings.

The Rippers are off to Normal to start a series against the CornBelters.