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Lowey solid again in Wingnuts’ road win

  • Eagle staff
  • Published Wednesday, August 1, 2012, at 7:23 a.m.

Mike Conroy and Jared McDonald had four hits apiece and Josh Lowey pitched seven solid innings, leading the Wingnuts to a 10-5 win on Tuesday night at Amarillo.

Lowey (11-3) held the Sox to three hits and one unearned run while striking out eight as his teammates built a 10-1 lead after 7 1/2 innings.

Conroy had a double and a triple among his hits, scored twice and drove in two runs. Every Wingnuts starter had at least one hit and Wichita finished with 19 hits.

The Wingnuts improved their lead to three games in the American Association Central Division.

WichitaAmarillo
abrhbiabrhbi
Khoury ss6220Kain cf5000
Conroy cf6242Opitz 2b/ss3000
Rodriguez dh4010Buschini 2b/lf4110
Bergeron dh/ph2111Alberts 1b4120
Wagner 1b4111Pope 3b4111
Porter 3b4110Abeita c2000
Peralta rf4132Goodro c/pr1111
Mier c5110Lofgren dh2110
McDonald lf5142Pyles lf1011
Ortiz 2b5012Rau p/ss4011
Luce rf4000
Totals 45101910Totals34584

Wichita30301003010
Amarillo0000010045

E— Khoury (7), Rau (16), Luce (1). LOB— Wichita 11, Amarillo 5. 2B— Conroy (14), Ortiz (1), Alberts (16), Pyles (2). 3B — Conroy (5)

WichitaIPHRERBBSO
Lowey W, 11-3731028
Walters100001
Wilson054400
Martinez100001

AmarilloIPHRERBBSO
Garcia L, 7-24126613
Christensen353222
Bartleski121101
Rau100001

WP — Christensen (8). PB — Mier. HBP — by Lowey (Albeita).

Umpires — home, Sean Hicks; first, Asa Howard; third, Art Thigpen . T — 2:53. A — 1,515.

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