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Baseball Posts Pair Of Shutouts In Doubleheader Sweep Over Davenport

Max Bain/Zach Kregel
Max Bain/Zach Kregel

OVERVIEW – DAVENPORT (TWO SEVEN INNING GAMES)

SCORES: Northwood Timberwolves 3, Davenport Panthers 0/Northwood 2, Davenport 0

RECORDS: Northwood 26-13, 11-8 GLIAC/Davenport 22-13, 9-9 GLIAC

LOCATION: Farmers Insurance Complex – Caledonia, Mich.

RECAP: Max Bain and Zach Kregel toss complete game shutouts as baseball sweeps Davenport Friday afternoon (April 19).

GAME ONE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Northwood took the early lead in the top of the first thanks to a double steal, followed by a throwing error by the catcher that allowed David Vinsky to score.
  • The Timberwolves extended their lead to 2-0 on a Travis Janes RBI single.
  • Northwood made it 3-0 in the top of the sixth on a Michael Karam RBI single.
  • Max Bain made that lead hold up with another outstanding effort on the mound. He allowed five hits and two walks while striking out six.

GAME ONE STATS

  • Runs/Hits/Errors – Northwood: 3/12/0, Davenport: 0/5/3
  • Runners Left on Base – Northwood: 8, Davenport: 6
  • Winning Pitcher – Max Bain (7-0): 7 IP, 5 H, 2 BB, 6 K
  • Losing Pitcher – James Rogers (5-2): 5 1/3 IP, 12 H, 3 R (2 ER), BB, 3 K

TOP NU PERFORMERS

  • Vinsky: 2-3, R, BB
  • McClelland: 3-4
  • Polewka: 2-4, R
  • Janes/Karam: H, RBI

GAME TWO HIGHLIGHTS

  • The game was scoreless until the top of the fourth when Northwood got on the board on a Nick Palmer sacrifice fly that scored Cole Brooks.
  • In the sixth, Northwood made it 2-0 on a sac fly by Janes.
  • Northwood got another outstanding start in game two, this time by Zach Kregel. He allowed two hits in seven innings, walking three while striking out four.

GAME TWO STATS

  • Runs/Hits/Errors – Northwood: 3/12/0, Davenport: 0/5/3
  • Runners Left on Base – Northwood: 8, Davenport: 6
  • Winning Pitcher – Max Bain (7-0): 7 IP, 2 H, 3 BB, 4 K
  • Losing Pitcher – James Rogers (5-2): 5 1/3 IP, 12 H, 3 R (2 ER), BB, 3 K

TOP NU PERFORMERS

  • Palmer: 2B, R, RBI
  • Brooks: 3B, R

UP NEXT

  • Northwood and Davenport will conclude their four game series with a nine inning game Saturday (April 20). First pitch is set for Noon.