Notre Dame baseball: Irish fall to Central Michigan

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Pat MacKenzie’s eighth-inning sacrifice fly plated what turned out to be the winning run as Central Michigan knocked off Notre Dame’s baseball team, 4-3, Wednesday night in Kalamazoo.

Blaise Lezynski had two hits, including a solo home run, to lead the Irish (16-24).

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Notre Dame000100200 — 3 7 3

Matt Trowbridge, Adam Aldred (3, W), Tim Black. Scott Kerrigan, Jim Orwick (8), Cristian Torres (8, L), Donnie Hissa (8).

2B: Cody Leichman (C), Morgan Oliver (C), Cavan Biggio (N).

3B: Phil Mosey (N).

HR: Blaise Lezynski (N).

Records: Central Michigan 26-15, Notre Dame 16-24.