Jake Kahaulelio collected three hits as the Wichita Wingnuts (30-9) took home a 7-3 victory over the St Paul Saints (17-20) at Lawrence Dumont Stadium on Thursday.He singled in the first and second innings and doubled in the eighth inning.
Nick Walters shut down the St Paul Saints while he was on the mound. Walters held the St Paul Saints hitless over 1 1/3 innings, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out three.
Jose Hernandez put himself in scoring position with two extra-base hits for the St Paul Saints. He doubled in the fourth inning and homered in the fifth inning.
Ryan Hinson recorded his sixth win of the year for the Wichita Wingnuts. He allowed three runs over 6 2/3 innings. Hinson struck out four, walked none and gave up nine hits.
Alberto Rolon ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his third loss of the year. He allowed six runs in 5 2/3 innings, walked five and struck out two.