Baseball Bytes: Creighton Dominates UNO, Storm Chasers Sweep Iowa

Creighton

Will Robertson and Jake Holton each hit grand slams and Dylan Tebrake tossed five innings of one-hit ball as Creighton dominated in all phases of a 13-2 victory over Nebraska-Omaha on Tuesday, May 14. The game featured a rare 11 am start and attracted a crowd of 8,375 on Cox Kids Day.

Creighton improved to 32-11 with the victory, its 25th in the last 31 games, while Nebraska-Omaha fell to 27-19-1. Both teams will be home this weekend with a chance to win a regular-season conference title.

Creighton closes the regular-season with a home series against Villanova, which begins Thursday night at 6:30 pm.

UNO

Omaha plays host to Oral Roberts for a three-game series Thursday, May 14, through Saturday, May 16. The first game of the series begins at 4 p.m.

MLB

KCR-11, TEX- 5; vs. TEX- 7:15 tonight on Boomer 97.3 FM

CHC-3, CIN-1; @ CIN- 5:40 on Boomer 1490 and 104.1, FM

MiLB

Omaha third baseman Humberto Arteaga clubbed four hits, including a homer, while driving in four runs, while the bullpen trio of Tim Hill Michael Ynoa and Kevin McCarthy combined for four scoreless frames in support of starterBrian Flynn ‘s strong outing to complete a four-game sweep of the Iowa Cubs in an 8-1 triumph on Tuesday afternoon at Principal Park.

Following an off day today, the Storm Chasers continue their nine-game road trip by starting a five-game set in Oklahoma City on Thursday, May 16. First pitch of the series opener is set for 7:05pm CT.

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