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Ryan Johnson's 3 Home Runs blasts Kentucky past Western Kentucky

April 23, 2019

Kentucky traveled to Bowling Green, KY to take on Western Kentucky at Bowling Green Ballpark on Tuseday night. The Cats defeated Western Kentucky 15-0 at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington on March 13th and hoped to sweep the season series in Bowling Green. Behind six home runs, the Cats took care of business 15-4.

Marshall Gei with a ball to the wall in right center and he scores in Cam Hill to get Kentucky on the board. (Kentucky 1, Western Kentucky 0) ( Ryan Johnson hits a Big Blue Bomb over the right center field wall to put Kentucky up by two here in the top of the 3rd inning. (Kentucky 2, Western Kentucky 0) . Jack Wilson got a run in for Western. (Kentucky 2, Western Kentucky 1). Zeke Lewis and Ryan Johnson with Big Blue Bombs. (Kentucky 5, Western Kentucky 1) Ryan Johnson with his third Big Blue Bomb in this game. (Kentucky 6, Western Kentucky 1) Western gets two runs in the bottom of the sixth. (Kentucky 6, Western Kentucky 3). Austin Schultz gets a Big Blue Bomb and scores in Elliot Curtis from third.  (Kentucky 8, Western Kentucky 3). Big Blue Bomb by Ryan Shinn he runs in Zeke Lewis from third and Ryan Johnson from second and a fielder’s choice. (Kentucky 12, Western Kentucky 3) Western gets a run in the bottom of the 8th (Kentucky 12, Western Kentucky 4). Trae Harmon with his first collegiate hit, he drives a pinch hit two run double into left center and another run for Kentucky in the 9th (Kentucky 15, Western Kentucky 4).

Final Kentucky 15, Western Kentucky 4

Kentucky travels to Gainesville to take on Florida in their 3 game SEC series. Game 1 is Friday night at 6:30 p.m. ET.

 A snippet of my interview with Kentucky Head Coach Mingoine:

Q: What did you think of Ryan Johnson’s performance tonight with his 3 Big Blue Bombs?

 A: He was proud of Ryan Johnson’s performance tonight as he had 3 Big Blue Bombs (home runs)

Q: Who do you see emerging as the go to guy?

A: He saw Ryan Shinn and TJ Collett as the emerging go to guys

Q: What has the recent success done for recruitment?

A: With the installment of KPP they have had 19 commits across the United State. When we say Big Blue Nation…we mean Big Blue Nation


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