Sept. 12, 2009
Jukich ends season on good note
Duluth native Ben Jukich finished his Class AAA
season with a solid performance, leading the Louisville Bats to
a 5-2 victory over the Durham Bulls on Thursday in Durham, N.C.,
evening their best-of-five International League playoff series at
one game apiece.
Jukich overcame a shaky start to log five-plus
innings, allowing six hits and two earned runs, with three strikeouts
and three walks. He finished the season 9-6 with a 4.1 ERA.
Jukich will begin winter ball on Oct. 10 in the