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Wingnuts keep hot streak going at Fargo

  • Eagle staff
  • Published Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at 6:42 a.m.

The Wichita Wingnuts broke a 5-5 tie in the top of the ninth thanks to an RBI single from C.J. Ziegler and an RBI double David Peralta on the way to a 7-5 win over the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks at Fargo, N.D.

It was the Wingnuts’ sixth win in a row.

Peralta finished 2 for 2 with three walks, two runs and three RBIs.

Former Wichita State star Aaron Shafer started and took a no-decision for the RedHawks, allowing five earned runs on six hits in 5 2/3 innings. Shafer walked four and struck out five. .

Wichita’s Matt Nevarez struck out two in a perfect eighth for the win. Shortstop Clayton Khoury went 2 for 4 for the Wingnuts.

Khoury ss4021Eggleston lf5110
Kahaulelio 2b5011Penprase ss5010
Rodriguez dh5110Jackson cf5110
Einertson cf4010Cruz 3b4012
Ziegler 1b4211Delgado 1b4110
McDonald 3b5110Cota 2b2100
Peralta rf2223Jennings c4120
Manriquez c5121Delgado dh4023
Conroy lf3010Stovall rf3000
Totals 377127Totals36595

Wichita030101 0027 12 0
Fargo0102200005 9 3

E—Cruz 2 (3), Delgado (1). LOB—Wichita 10, Fargo 7. 2B— Enertson (2), Peralta 2 (4), Conroy (4), Penprase (2), Jackson (7), Cruz (2), Delgado (2).

Nevarez W, 1-0100002

Shafer 5 2/365524
Morari L, 0-12 2/331110

Umpires — Home, Stegner; First, Riggers; Third, Bakke. T —2:54. A — 2,777.

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