Justin Masterson Sinks Blaze Hopes in 14-4 JetHawks WinJune 24, 2007 - California League (CalL) - Lancaster JetHawks Press Release
The sinker from Justin Masterson bedeviled opponents yet again. The JetHawks ace faced the minimum number of hitters possible until the Blaze finally scored against him in the fifth. Masterson surrendered just two runs and three hits in seven innings, and did not walk a single batter. Over his last four starts, Masterson has allowed just seven earned runs and 18 hits in 25 1/3 innings with 15 strikeouts and only one walk.
The JetHawks took the lead in the first inning and never trailed. Tony Granadillo had four hits for Lancaster, while Ryan Khoury had three, including a solo homer to lead off the first inning. All nine JetHawks scored at least one run, with Christian Lara driving in three runs and Brad Correll hitting his seventh home run in seven games since joining Lancaster.
The JetHawks continue their seven game homestand Monday night at Clear Channel Stadium against the Bakersfield Blaze. Kris Johnson (3-3, 6.53) pitches for Lancaster against Bakersfield's Mike Ballard (0-0, 0.00). The game starts at 7:00 PM and will be broadcast on radio at Magic 1340 AM, as well as on internet at www.JetHawks.com. The pre-game show starts at 6:45.
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California League Stories from June 24, 2007
- Giles to Rehab with Storm - Lake Elsinore Storm
- Justin Masterson Sinks Blaze Hopes in 14-4 JetHawks Win - Lancaster JetHawks
- San Jose at Inland Empire June 24-27 - San Jose Giants
- Giants Outlast Bakersfield, 14-11, To Complete Sweep - San Jose Giants
- Brad Correll Joins Aaron Bates in the Cal League Record Book - Lancaster JetHawks
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