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Baseball Suffers 4-3 Loss at Indiana State
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Ball State's baseball team suffered a 4-3 loss at Indiana State in a midweek non-conference game.

The Cardinals fell behind 1-0 in the first, but scored two runs in the top of the second to take an early lead in the contest.

Cody Campbell opened the second inning with a single and a Billy Wellman double put runners at second and third.  Blake Beemer grounded out, but the play scored Campbell to tie the game at 1-1.  Dominick Catanzarite singled and scored Wellman to give Ball State the early lead.

Indiana State tied the game with one run in the fifth before Ball State went ahead 3-2 with one score in the seventh.

Jarrett James pinch ran for Kevin Schlotter, who had walked.  James stole second and advanced to third on a wild pitch.  He scored Ball State's third run of the game when he crossed the plate on a wild pitch.

Indiana State would score two more runs in the bottom of the seventh to take the 4-3 lead.

Ball State, which is in second place in the Mid-American Conference West Division, will host the MAC West first place Northern Illinois Huskies in a three game series Thursday through Saturday.  Thursday's first pitch is set for 3 p.m.

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