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Former Tiger Jason Berken gets an unusual win

Jhan Carlos Marinez, Jason Berken

Pitchers Jhan Carlos Marinez (47), left, and Jason Berken (19) of the Triple-A Charlotte Knights participate in a cow-milking contest prior to a game on June 15, 2013, at Knights Stadium in Fort Mill, South Carolina. Here Berken celebrates finishing his milking. The event was a part of SE Dairy Night at the ballpark. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

This wasn’t exactly what I had expected to be shooting Saturday night at the Charlotte Knights. But, hey, sometimes you just gotta go with the flow.

Pitchers Jhan Carlos Marinez (47) and Jason Berken (19) of the Triple-A Charlotte Knights participated in a cow-milking contest prior to a game on Saturday, June 15, 2013, at Knights Stadium in Fort Mill, South Carolina. The event was a part of SE Dairy Night at the ballpark.

Berken is a former pitcher with the Clemson Tigers.

Jhan Carlos Marinez, Jason Berken

Here Marinez laughs as the cow kicks the bucket. The event was a part of SE Dairy Night at the ballpark. 

Jhan Carlos Marinez, Jason Berken

Pitcher Jhan Carlos Marinez (47) milks the cow.

Jhan Carlos Marinez, Jason Berken

Here Berken is named the winner of the competition with Marinez. The event was a part of SE Dairy Night at the ballpark.