GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — Bryon Baker is the first Montana State University Billings pitcher to bust into the win column this season.
The Butte native pitched two and two thirds innings in relief to pick up the decision in the Yellowjackets 9-5 win over Colorado Mesa Saturday at Suplizio Field.
The victory salvaged a doubleheader sweep for the Yellojackets (1-5). Mesa won the opener 13-6. CMU also won Friday’s game 9-7.
Baker got the last 10 outs of the game. The senior right hander striking out five and gave up a pair of hits.
The teams will close out the four-game series with one game on Sunday.