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Live From Kane County: Cougars Win Thriller

Dowling had the big blow for Kane County.

GENEVA, IL - Things were simply not going well for the Kane County Cougars. After showing constant improvement throughout the better part of the second half of the season, it appeared the team was falling back into old habits. Habits that manager Aaron Nieckula had worked so hard to correct.

Mistakes were made on the base paths, runners were left on base and the pitching wasn't incredibly sharp either. In fact, it looked all but certain that the team was going to lose a 3-1 ball game to the Burlington Bees. That is, until Greg Dowling stepped up to the plate in the bottom of the eighth inning with two runners on base and nobody out. Flash back to what lead up to this point. In the... Recommended Stories

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