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Bucks split double header in Battle Creek

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 In a pair of pitchers' duels, the Waterloo Bucks split a couple of 1-0 games with Battle Creek.

The Bucks fell in the opener. Preston Church took a no-hitter into the bottom of the 5th before surrendering the lone run. Church took the loss in a 6 inning complete game effort.

Waterloo scored the only run in game 2 in the bottom of the 7th inning to pick up the win. Weston Hatten reached base after being hit by a pitch, he would later score the only run on a wild pitch. Nick Veale and Sean Trimble combined for a 7 hit shutout on the mound.

The Bucks return home on Monday to face Mankato.

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