Jensen dominates as Modesto Nuts shut out Bakersfield Blaze

sports@modbee.comMay 12, 2013 

Chris Jensen, Modesto Nuts pitcher

MODESTO NUTS

— Chris Jensen allowed three hits over eight innings and Trevor Story went 2-for-4 with two doubles and two RBIs as the visiting Modesto Nuts beat the Bakersfield Blaze 5-0 on Sunday.

Jensen (1-3) allowed one walk and struck out six Blaze batters in picking up his first win of the season.

Modesto's Nelson Gonzalez finished off the shutout by pitching the ninth inning.

The Nuts led 3-0 going into the ninth inning and Story padded the lead with a two-run double.

The two teams square off again tonight at 7:30 in Bakersfield. The Nuts are off Tuesday, then host Lake Elsinore on Wednesday.

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