Ritter’s 2-RBI double pushes Kentucky past EKU 7-6
The Wildcats (25-13) open up a three-game series at Tennessee on Thursday.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - In the bottom of the eighth inning, Ryan Ritter slapped a 2-RBI double and Kentucky rallied to beat Eastern Kentucky 7-6 Tuesday night at Kentucky Proud Park.
The Colonels built a 5-1 lead in the fourth inning, before the Wildcats responded with four runs in the fifth inning. Coltyn Kessler drilled a two-run shot to tie the game 5-5. This is his third straight game with a home run.
EKU took a 6-5 lead in the sixth inning before Ritter’s game-winning, 2-RBI double in the bottom of the eighth inning.
The Wildcats (25-13) open up a three-game series at Tennessee on Thursday night at 7:30.
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