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Baseball stumbles at Baldwin Wallace

Baseball stumbles at Baldwin Wallace

The Muskingum baseball team dropped an Ohio Athletic Conference doubleheader at Baldwin Wallace on Sunday afternoon. The Muskies dropped the opener 9-3 and fell in the nightcap, 1-0.

The Basics 

  • Records: Muskingum (15-22 overall, 5-11 OAC), Baldwin Wallace (22-13 overall, 10-8 OAC)
  • Location: Berea, Ohio - Fisher Field

Game One 

  • Muskingum was led by freshman Holden Martin going 2-for-4 with a RBI.
  • Sophomore Ben Van Wey finished the game 3-for-4 with a run scored.
  • Senior Brandon Bush took the loss on the mound pitching six complete innings allowing eight runs on nine hits.
  • As a team, Muskingum scored three runs on eight hits.
  • Baldwin Wallace was led by Kevin Hagen going 2-for-3 with a RBI and a run scored.
  • Evan Lovick claimed the win on the mound throwing seven innings surrendering three runs on six hits.
  • Baldwin Wallace claimed the early 2-0 advantage in the bottom of the first inning.
  • The Muskies finally got a run back in the top of the fourth inning as Martin recorded a RBI single up the middle, 2-1.
  • The Yellow Jackets responded adding two more runs in the bottom of the fourth inning and one in the fifth inning to extend their lead, 5-1.
  • Muskingum continued to battle at the plate scoring two runs in the seventh inning following a Baldwin Wallace miscue, 5-3.
  • Baldwin Wallace blew the game wide open in the bottom half of the seventh inning scoring three runs on one hit.
  • The Yellow Jackets tacked on an insurance run in the eighth inning to secure the win.

Game Two

  • The Muskies were led by senior Joe Shumar going 1-for-1 at the dish.
  • Sophomore Evan Hinds took the loss on the mound pitching six complete innings allowing one run on six hits.
  • Baldwin Wallace was led by Phillip Wells going 1-for-1 with a RBI.
  • Logan Heffernan captured the win pitching a complete game shutout.
  • The Yellow Jackets bright spot came in the bottom of the sixth inning following a RBI single to center field. 

Up Next

  • The Muskies return to action Friday, May 5 as they host Otterbein in their season finale. Game time is set for 1:00 p.m.