Key bats lift Wingnuts over St. Paul

09/02/2012 5:00 AM

09/03/2012 12:28 AM

David Peralta went 4 for 5 with two runs and two doubles while teammate Jake Kahaulelio went 3 for 5 with a home run to lead the Wichita Wingnuts to a 6-3 win over the St. Paul Saints on Sunday at St. Paul, Minn.

Derek Blacksher picked up the win for the Wingnuts, allowing three earned runs in 6 2/3 innings while striking out four and walking two. Blacksher improved to 10-5 on the season.

The Wingnuts tied their 2009 franchise record with their 58th win of the season.

Wichita St. Paul
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Khoury ss 5 0 1 1 Rapoport cf 5 0 0 0
Kahaulelio 2b 5 2 3 1 Frost ss 4 0 1 0
Rodriguez dh 5 1 4 0 Sheldon dh 4 0 0 0
Ziegler 1b 5 0 0 0 Bourquin 1b, 3b 4 2 3 0
Porter 3b 5 0 3 1 Durham rf 3 1 2 0
Peralta rf 5 2 4 0 Spiers 2b 3 0 0 1
Mier c 5 0 1 1 Townsend 3b 1 0 1 0
Conroy cf 2 1 1 0 Hurst lf 2 0 1 0
Stanley lf 4 0 1 1 Krause 1b, lf 3 0 1 2
Garbedian c 4 0 0 0
Totals 41 6 18 5 Totals33 3 9 3
Wichita 001 220 001 6
St. Paul 010 200 000 3

E—Durham (8). LOB—Wichita 10, St. Paul 7. 2B—Porter (17), Peralta 2 (30), Bourquin (28), Hurst (1). HR—Kahaulelio (6)

Wichita IP H R ER BB SO
Blacksher W, 10-5 6.2 7 3 3 2 4
Walters 1/3 0 0 0 0 0
Simon 1 1 0 0 1 1
Dew 1 1 0 0 0 2
St. Paul IP H R ER BB SO
Ruwe L, 4-2 7 14 5 4 1 1
Sinclair 1 0 0 0 1 1
Carr 1 4 1 1 0 0

Umpires — home, Sean Hicks; first, Jon Moynihan; third, Art Thigpen. T — 2:49. A — 6,029.

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