Fueled by big third and fourth innings, the Lewistown Predators hammered the Spring Mills Braves in five innings on Monday in the Centre County Baseball League.
Lewistown (13-7) pulled within a half game of second-place Lemont (13-6) by drilling 16 hits and taking advantage of five Spring Mills errors.
Jay Hartman led Lewistown, going 5-for-5 from the plate with three RBIs. Morgan Barger also notched three RBIs for the Predators.
Mike Vogt led Spring Mills (10-12) with a single and a home run and knocked in two runs.