Kentucky stole the lead late in the game in a 6-3 victory over Pacific Northwest on Friday. The game was tied at three with Kentucky batting in the bottom of the fourth when Charlie Slabaugh singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run.
In the bottom of the third inning, Kentucky tied things up at two. Owen Jenkins drove in one when he doubled.
Kentucky pulled away for good with three runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth Sebastian Arden doubled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run and Roosezelt Harris singled on a 2-0 count, scoring one run.
Jenkins got the start for Kentucky. He lasted three innings, allowing six hits and two runs while striking out two and walking one.
Juanmarcos Shea was on the mound for Pacific Northwest. He allowed four hits and four runs over three innings, striking out two. Mason Krahn and Drew Schumacher entered the game as relief, throwing one and one-third innings and two-thirds of an inning respectively.
Arden, Chase Moore, Slabaugh, Jenkins, Justus Jon Wertzler, Harris, and Caleb Mitchell each managed one hit to lead Kentucky. Kentucky didn't commit a single error in the field. Mitchellhad the most chances in the field with ten.
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