(7-11-18) The Champion City Kings beat the Butler (Penna) Bluesox 4-2 in 12 innings in Prospect League action in Springfield, Ohio. Kings starting pitcher Seth Lonsway (Celina, Ohio State) went 4.2 innings giving up 1 run on 2 hits, walked 6 and struck out 8 and left the game after throwing 92 pitches.

With the win the Kings are 15-17 on the season, while Butler drops to 13-25.