The Brookfield Bulldogs won two games last weekend, defeating Merton, 7-1, on June 4 and West Bend, 10-0, on June 5, while the Brookfield Blue Sox beat Merton, 3-1, on Sunday.
The Bulldogs (6-2) lead the Blue Sox (5-2) by one-half game in the Western Suburban Division.
Bulldogs 7, Merton 1
The Bulldogs had a comfortable win against Merton Saturday, as Anthony Andres pitched six innings, giving up an unearned run while getting the win. Jonathan Keane got the save, pitching three scoreless innings in relief.
Josh Lemke went 2-for-4 with a double and three RBI, and Keane was 2-for-4 with two RBI.
Bulldogs 10, West Bend Lithia 0
The Bulldogs got a masterpiece from Greg Basthemer, who allowed just a hit in a complete-game shutout of the Lithia. Keane stayed hot at the plate, going 3-for-3 with two doubles and three RBIs.
Blue Sox 3, Merton 1
In what has become one of the more fun games to see in the league, Johnny Arnold against Sam Mulkey lived up to expectations in a Blue Sox victory. The Blue Sox would score a single tally in the first and fourth to lead, 2-0. With the score 2-1 in the ninth, the Blue Sox got a huge insurance run off Mulkey to give Blue Sox closer Ben Versnik all he would need to close the door.
Tim Kahle, Steve Bartlien, Pat Tobiasz and Zach Loss had multiple-hit games for the Blue Sox. Arnold continues to dazzle in 2016, going seven more innings without giving up an earned run to lower his ERA to 1.20.