OCU Baseball Sweeps OSU Mansfield for 13 Season Wins
The OCU Baseball Team got back on the winning side Wednesday with a doubleheader sweep of OSU Mansfield at Olson Field. The Blazers scored 7 early runs in game one and then rode the right arm of Steven Vogelgesang to a 7-3 win. In game two, a nine run sixth inning broke a 6-6 tie and led to a 15-6 Blazer victory in the final game. Max Ray picked up the game two win with his first ever career win with 3 plus innings of relief on the mound.
Offensively, Tae Spell had two hits and two more stolen bases and Adam Peters knocked out three hits and three big rbi's to lead the win in the opener. In game two, Bryan Keaton was hot with three hits and three rbi's, while Peters stayed hot with the bat with a home run a single and two more rbi's. Mike Blevins added two hits in the nightcap.
Vogelgesang picked up his 6th win of the year in game one allowing just 7 hits while adding 7 strikeouts in his complete game. Blevins started game two while Ray picked up the pitching win with 3 and a third innings of work on the mound.
The Blazers travel to OCAC leading UC Clermont on Friday for a doubleheader in Cincinnati. OCU now stands 13-12 on the season.