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Perfect Game

2.26.12 | Baseball

Wheelock’s perfect game highlights 3-1 series victory over Dakota State


BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker University baseball team tallied its first series win of the season on Sunday afternoon by knocking off Dakota State, 3-0 in the finale for a 3-1 series win.

Nathan Wheelock highlighted the weekend by throwing a perfect game in the finale with seven strikeouts. Bryan Kindle, Joshua Zach, and Ryan Terstriep all added RBI’s in the 3-0 shutout.

In game three Dakota State jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning and never looked back, adding three more runs in the fifth inning for their only victory of the series.

Saturday’s action saw the Wildcats win a 3-2 decision in the series opener thanks to a complete game from Chris Cummins. Steven Stewart, Joshua Zach, and Chris Derby all recorded RBI’s in the game.

Baker closed out Saturday’s action with a commanding 7-2 victory. James Gricol picked up the victory going five innings on the bump while giving up four hits and two earned runs. Joey Orozco highlighted things offensively for Baker going 2-for-3 with three RBI’s. Chris Derby also chipped in with two RBI’s going 1-for-3 at the plate.

Baker returns to action on Feb. 28 when the Wildcats travel to Tabor College (7-3) for a 1 p.m., doubleheader.

mp3Coach Hannon postgame interview audio.

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