Shelby would have to catch up again, quickly. Before they could, Clark scored again in the 6th. Back-to-back Shelby errors scored a run. A walk and a hit batter loaded the bases. Another hit batter forced in a run and made it 11-4.
In the bottom of the 6th, Shelby faced an uphill battle, but they got a leg up from several walks. With one out, Jones walked and Overbeck walked. Jones scored on a wild pitch. With two outs, Hutchinson walked and Overbeck scored on a balk, 11-7.
Ohnesorge walked and Clark got out the hook for their pitcher. Jacob Kramer greeted the new pitcher with a RBI-single. He went to 2nd on the overthrow and Hutchinson scored on an error, 11-8. A runner was out trying to steal and ended the rally.
In the 7th, Mark Jones came on to pitch for Shelby to stop the bleeding and give Shelby a final chance. Jones threw out the first batter from the mound. Overbeck threw out the next batter on a ground ball to short. Jones rang up the last batter on a 2-2 pitch.
Shelby was down three to start the bottom of the 7th. Warner led off with a walk and Easton walked with one out. A fielder’s choice left two men on with two outs. Overbeck walked to bring the winning run to the plate with the bases loaded.
Warner scored on a wild pitch, 11-9. The next batter grounded out to end the comeback attempt two runs short.