Wingnuts keep hot streak going at Fargo
05/28/2012 5:00 AM
05/29/2012 6:42 AM
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 ss||4||0||2||1||Eggleston lf||5||1||1||0|
|Kahaulelio 2b||5||0||1||1||Penprase ss||5||0||1||0|
|Rodriguez dh||5||1||1||0||Jackson cf||5||1||1||0|
|Einertson cf||4||0||1||0||Cruz 3b||4||0||1||2|
|Ziegler 1b||4||2||1||1||Delgado 1b||4||1||1||0|
|McDonald 3b||5||1||1||0||Cota 2b||2||1||0||0|
|Peralta rf||2||2||2||3||Jennings c||4||1||2||0|
|Manriquez c||5||1||2||1||Delgado dh||4||0||2||3|
|Conroy lf||3||0||1||0||Stovall rf||3||0||0||0|
|Wichita||030||101||002||—||7 12 0|
|Fargo||010||220||000||—||5 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, 1-0||1||0||0||0||0||2|
|Morari L, 0-1||2 2/3||3||1||1||1||0|
Umpires — Home, Stegner; First, Riggers; Third, Bakke. T —2:54. A — 2,777.
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