Pepperdine Evens The ScoreAt The Ballpark
MALIBU, Calif. — After the first two weekends of conference play, Pepperdine had fallen behind by four games. A week later the Waves lost ace Wil Jensen (5-0, 0.75 in 7 starts) to an elbow injury that required Tommy John surgery.
Having a series battle for first place couldn’t have seemed further away, especially with red hot San Francisco jumping out to a 10-2 start in conference play. The Dons had a chance to run away from the league competition, including Pepperdine, but as the West Coast Conference is wont to do, the standings quickly compacted.
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