Big inning leads UNCW baseball past Toledo


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY)–UNCW baseball and Toledo were tied at three apiece headed into the bottom of the 6th inning. That is when the wheels fell off for the Rocket bullpen. The Diamond Hawks scored seven runs in the inning on six walks and not a single hit. UNCW used that big inning to cruise to the 13-5 win in the series finale.

Every single Seahawk hitter in the starting lineup finished the evening with a run scored. The freshman Brooks Baldwin was a major contributor offensively going 3-4 with 4 RBI’s for UNCW.

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The win on the mound for the Seahawks goes to Justin Crump in relief. He pitched three complete inning allowing just one earned run while striking out seven Rocket hitters. It is Crump’s first win on the year for UNCW.

The Seahawks will begin a three game series with Siena on Saturday with a double-header. Game one is set for noon, game two will follow at 4:00 P.M. from Brooks Field on the campus of UNCW.