TOLEDO, Ohio — The Storm Chasers hit their third grand slam this week as Omaha downed Toledo 8-5 Thursday night.
Angelo Castellano hit Thursday’s slam in the fifth inning, which gave the Chasers an 8-4 lead. Nick Pratto, who hit grand slams Sunday and Wednesday, hit a lead-off home run in the fifth.
Omaha had taken a 3-1 lead on Nick Dini’s two-run double in the third before Toledo scored three times in the bottom of the third.
Ryan McBroom added two hits and two runs scored, while Joel Payamps pitched a scoreless ninth — he has a win and two saves this week.
Omaha and Toledo continue their series at 6:05 p.m. Friday.
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