Chucks Win in Dramatic Fashion - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

Chucks Win in Dramatic Fashion

Posted:

By Sean Giggy

(WAOW) - The Wisconsin Woodchucks scored four runs in the bottom of the ninth to force extra innings against the Waterloo Bucks and went on to win 13-12 in 10 innings.

For highlights, click on the provided video link.

 

The Chucks have won six straight to move into the final spot for the playoff race and were back at Athletic Park Thursday, trying to make it two straight against Waterloo

 

A little controversy early, Bucks leading 1-0, Andrew Ewing at the plate, pops up into foul territory, three Chucks go for it, it looks like it drops, but Rob Lind holds the ball up in his glove.

After a long deliberation between the umpires they say foul ball and things unravel for the Chucks, they allow eight runs in the third inning, two on this double from Jake Astor and they trail 9-0.

They get a couple back in the bottom of the fourth, Jamie Bruno with a man on, takes it over the wall in center.

Online reporter: Sean Giggy (sgiggy@waow.com)

 

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WAOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Chief Engineer Russ Crass at 715-842-2251. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.