UK's Thompson named to midseason Golden Spikes list

Zack Thompson (14) UK Baseball team defeats MSU 4-1 , Saturday May 12, 2018 in , . Photo by Mark Mahan

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT ) - UK left-hander Zack Thompson has been named to the midseason Golden Spikes Award watch list, the school announced on Wednesday.

The junior has posted a 1.99 ERA this season in eight starts. Thompson has allowed just 33 hits and 14 walks in 49.2 innings, while striking out 74 batters. Opposing players are hitting just .189 against Thompson.