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Saltdogs beat Wingnuts 8-6

  • Eagle staff
  • Published Saturday, June 28, 2014, at 10:37 p.m.

Lincoln scored in four of the first six innings and beat the Wingnuts 8-6 on Saturday night in Lincoln, Neb.

All the runs came against Wingnuts starter Justin Klipp. His problems began when he walked the first three Saltdogs he faced. Kevin Howard’s one-out double drove home all three of those runners.

The Wingnuts cut the deficit to 3-2 in the third inning. David Amberson and Ryan Khoury reached on walks. Amberson scored when Carlos Testa hit into a fielders choice, and Khoury came home on a double by Jake Kahaulelio.

After the Saltdogs scored a run in the bottom of the third, the Wingnuts once again cut the margin to one on J.T. Wise’s home run in the fourth inning.

Lincoln made it 6-3 in the bottom of the fourth on a two-run single by Jeremy Hamilton, and Brian Joynt’s two-run homer in the sixth ended Klipp’s night.

Khoury ss4122Forgatch cf4210
Testa lf4101Hamilton lf3332
Kahaullo 2b5031Joynt rf4222
Clevlen cf4020Gac 1b5031
McMurray dh4000Howard 3b5023
Wise c4111Luna 2b5010
Whyte 1b4000Gilmartin ss4010
Amberson rf3310Young dh4010
McClndn 3b4000Smith c3100

Wichita0021002016 9 1
Lincoln30120200x8 14 2

E – Wise (7), Joynt (4), Lunda (2). DP – Wichita 1. LOB — Wichita 6, Lincoln 10. 2B – Khoury (11), Kahaulelio (17), Forgatch (11), Gac 2 (9), Howard (8). HR – Khoury (5), Wise (11), Joynt (4). SF – Testa (4). SB – Kahaulelio (7), Clevlen 2 (7), Amberson (14).

Klipp L, 4-25 1/3108843
Zouzalik 120010

Lincoln IP H R ER BB SO
Bisenius W, 3-26 1/365426
Spink1 2/310002
Schuler S, 13121101

WP – Hinshaw (1). Umpires—Home, Bill Montgomery; 1B, David Frame; 3B, Brian Childs.

T – 3:07. A – 4,896.

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