Spink sets single-season career high in strikeouts

August 8, 2014

Conor Spink BaseballConor Spink of Eagle River made quick work of the Sioux Falls batters he faced tonight, striking out all three in the eighth inning in a 4-0 win for the Lincoln Salt Dogs in independent pro ball action.

The left-handed reliever now has 34 strikeouts this season, the most in his three-year career in the American Association.

Spink, of Chugiak High fame, lowered his ERA to 2.45 in 40.1 innings. He has a 34-9 strikeout-to-walk ratio.

For his career, he is 6-3 with a 3.15 ERA and 88 strikeouts in 108.2 innings.