Wingnuts double up New Jersey


WICHITA, Kansas – – John Rodriguez homer to lead the Wichita Wingnuts to a 10 to 5 victory over the New Jersey Jackals Friday night at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium.

Rodriguez long ball came in the third off New Jersey starter and losing pitcher Craig Bennigson. It was the first home run this season for Rodriguez. He also singled in the fifth going 2-for-5 at the plate including three runs scored and three runs batted in.

Wingnuts starter Junior Guerra struck out eight en route to his second win this season. Guerra scattered nine hits over seven innings pitched. Guerra gave up no walks and only one earned run on the mound.

The same two teams battle Saturday night at Lawrence-Dumont with first pitch scheduled for 7:05 p.m. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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