The Sliders were able to redeem themselves in game two of an on-the-road-series against the Quincy Gems.
Springfield beat the Gems 12-9.
Opening the first two innings with eight runs, the Sliders made it difficult for the Gems to catch up.
By the 7th inning the Sliders had a ten point advantage.
The Gems would rack up seven more points in the final few innings but it wasn’t enough to overtake the Sliders’ lead.
Springfield plays the Cavemen in Hannibal tonight.