WMBD/WYZZ-TV - PEORIA, Ill. -- It was night and day for Nick Struck.
Six days after Struck threw a rain-shortened no-hitter, he didn't get out of the second inning in his next start.
Eric Oliver belted a 3-run homer in the first inning and Cedar Rapids took advantage of six errors to beat the Chiefs 11-4 at O'Brien Field Thursday afternoon. Struck (2-3) gave up six runs in 2.1 innings.
The Chiefs (18-10) finished their longest home stand of the season 8-2.