Wingnuts even championship series


WICHITA, Kansas – – The Wichita Wingnuts evened the American Association Championship Series with a 6 to 4 win over the Gary SouthShore RailCats Wednesday night.

Wichita led 4 to 2 going to the bottom of the ninth. Gary was downed to its final out when the RailCats tied the contest at 4-all.

In the top of the tenth, Brent Clevlen doubled to right center scoring Jake Kahaulelio with the go-ahead run and Cole Armstrong’s sacrifice fly gave the Wingnuts an insurance run.

Josh Dew picked up the win in relief, while Erik Lambe earned his first career save.

The championship series will end in Wichita. Game three is Friday night at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium. First pitch is 7:05 p.m.

Game four will be Saturday with the fifth and deciding game (if necessary) scheduled for Sunday. 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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