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SLU Gets By ISU Sunday

The Illinois State baseball team scored in the 1st inning on Sunday but dropped the series finale, 8-2, to split the series with Saint Louis at Duffy Bass Field.


Sophomore Sean Sinisko threw four scoreless innings, allowing just one hit and striking out two.


Illinois State drops back to .500 at 9-9 while Saint Louis jumps to 12-9.


An RBI in the 1st inning from junior Connor Olson opened the game's scoring.


Saint Louis scored three times in both the 5th and 7th innings to lead 6-1.


ISU loaded the bases in the 7th inning but came away with just one run, trailing 6-2.


SLU responded with a pair of runs in the 8th inning.


Junior Jake McCaw's nine-game hitting streak was snapped Sunday.


The Redbirds had its Saturday matchup with the Billikens canceled. Illinois State is scheduled to host Iowa on Tuesday before Eastern Illinois on Wednesday. Both games are at 5:00 p.m. CT.

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