UAB vs Mississippi State (Mar 18, 2009)



Box Score

                        2009 MISSISSIPPI STATE BASEBALL
                          UAB at #25 Mississippi State
              Mar 18, 2009 at Starkville, Miss. (Dudy Noble Field)

UAB 4 (10-7)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Jonathan Merritt ss......  4  1  0  0   1  1  2  2   1
Nick Crawford 2b.........  4  1  1  0   1  0  4  4   0
Brint Hardy rf...........  3  1  1  0   2  0  0  0   2
Cody McMurry lf..........  3  1  2  3   2  1  0  0   1
Digger Towe c............  4  0  1  1   0  2  8  1   0
Andrew Manning 3b........  3  0  0  0   2  1  0  4   3
Luke Stewart 1b..........  4  0  1  0   0  1 10  0   2
Austin Taylor dh.........  4  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   2
Jamal Austin cf..........  4  0  2  0   0  0  0  0   0
Shay Crawford p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Blake Huddleston p......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Trey Vice p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Tristan Farrell p.......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Colin McMurry p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Nick Graffeo p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 James Oliver p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 33  4  8  4   8  6 24 13  11

Mississippi State 8 (13-6)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Grant Hogue cf...........  3  1  1  3   1  0  3  0   0
Nick Hardy rf............  3  0  0  0   1  2  4  1   1
Cody Freeman c...........  3  0  0  0   1  2  6  0   1
Russ Sneed 3b............  4  0  0  0   0  0  1  3   0
Jet Butler 2b............  3  1  1  0   1  1  1  1   1
 Frank Rawdow 2b.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  1   0
Connor Powers 1b.........  2  2  0  0   2  0  9  1   0
Jason Nappi dh...........  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Luke Adkins ph/dh.......  0  1  0  0   1  0  0  0   0
 Johnny Allen ph/dh......  2  0  0  0   0  2  0  0   0
Ryan Powers ss...........  3  2  3  3   0  0  2  3   0
Brent Brownlee lf........  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Ryan Duffy ph...........  1  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Mark Goforth pr/lf......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Ryan Collins ph/lf......  1  1  0  1   1  1  0  0   1
Drew Hollinghead p.......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Jared Wesson p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Lee Swindle p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Devin Jones p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 27  8  6  7   8  8 27 12   4

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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UAB................. 000 210 100 -  4  8  0
Mississippi State... 000 134 00X -  8  6  2
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E - Butler(6); Goforth(1). DP - UAB 2; MSU 1. LOB - UAB 11; MSU 4. 3B -
Hogue(1). HR - Cod. McMurry(5); R. Powers(1). HBP - R. Powers. SF - D.
Towe(4). SB - Hogue(7); Butler(4). CS - Brownlee(1).

UAB                    IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Shay Crawford.......  1.0  0  0  0  0  2  3  3  14
Blake Huddleston....  2.0  2  0  0  0  0  6  6  21
Trey Vice...........  0.0  0  1  1  3  0  0  3  15
Tristan Farrell.....  1.0  2  3  3  2  0  4  6  22
Colin McMurry.......  1.2  0  3  3  2  1  5  8  25
Nick Graffeo........  1.0  1  1  1  1  2  4  5  19
James Oliver........  1.1  1  0  0  0  3  5  5  21

Mississippi State      IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Drew Hollinghead....  4.0  3  2  2  2  4 15 17  61
Jared Wesson........  0.1  1  1  1  3  0  2  5  27
Lee Swindle.........  2.0  2  1  1  2  1  7  9  27
Devin Jones.........  2.2  2  0  0  1  1  9 11  22

Win - Swindle (1-1).  Loss - T. Farrell (2-1).  Save - None.
WP - J. Oliver(3); Swindle(2). HBP - by Col. McMurry (R. Powers). PB - D.
Towe(2). Pitches/strikes: S. Crawford 14/9; Huddleston 21/15; T. Vice 15/3; T.
Farrell 22/12; Col. McMurry 25/14; N. Graffeo 19/12; J. Oliver 21/14;
Hollinghead 61/34; Wesson 27/13; Swindle 27/13; Jones 22/15.
Umpires - HP: Burdis Williams  1B: Kevin Bradley  3B: Mike McCray
Start: 6:32 pm   Time: 3:14   Attendance: 6089
Weather: Sunny & warm
Game notes:
Actual attendance: 2,044...Bulldogs win 14th straight against Blazers...
For MSU, R. Powers hits 1st career HR and Hogue hits 1st career triple...
MSU returns to SEC action this weekend at Georgia - 6 p.m. CT Friday (CSS),
2 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday (CSS).
T. Vice faced 3 batters in the 4th.
T. Farrell faced 4 batters in the 5th.
Game: MS0318


Play-by-Play

                        2009 MISSISSIPPI STATE BASEBALL
                  UAB at #25 Mississippi State - Play-by-Play
              Mar 18, 2009 at Starkville, Miss. (Dudy Noble Field)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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UAB................. 000 210 100 -  4  8  0
Mississippi State... 000 134 00X -  8  6  2
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UAB starters: 2/ss J. Merritt; 6/2b N. Crawford; 12/rf B. Hardy; 19/lf Cod.
McMurry; 40/c D. Towe; 22/3b A. Manning; 15/1b L. Stewart; 13/dh A. Taylor;
1/cf J. Austin; 18/p S. Crawford;
Mississippi State starters: 3/cf Hogue; 20/rf Hardy; 29/c Freeman; 5/3b Sneed;
13/2b Butler; 25/1b C. Powers; 18/dh Nappi; 7/ss R. Powers; 42/lf Brownlee;
44/p Hollinghead;

UAB 1st - J. Merritt struck out looking (1-2). N. Crawford flied out to
rf (0-0). B. Hardy walked (3-1). Cod. McMurry struck out swinging (1-2). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Mississippi State 1st - Hogue grounded out to p (0-2). Hardy struck out
looking (3-2). Freeman struck out swinging (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors,
0 LOB.

UAB 2nd - D. Towe singled to shortstop (2-1). A. Manning struck out
swinging (1-2). L. Stewart struck out swinging (2-2). A. Taylor grounded out to
p (0-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Mississippi State 2nd - Huddleston to p for S. Crawford. Sneed grounded
out to 1b unassisted (1-2). Butler singled up the middle (2-2). C. Powers
grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (1-1); Butler out on the play. 0
runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

UAB 3rd - J. Austin grounded out to ss (1-0). J. Merritt grounded out to
3b (1-0). N. Crawford grounded out to 2b (2-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Mississippi State 3rd - Nappi grounded out to 3b (1-2). R. Powers
singled up the middle (0-0). Brownlee reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); R.
Powers out at second 3b to 2b. Brownlee out at second c to 2b, caught stealing.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

UAB 4th - B. Hardy singled to shortstop (3-2). Cod. McMurry homered down
the lf line, 2 RBI (2-1); B. Hardy scored. D. Towe flied out to rf (2-1). A.
Manning walked (3-1). L. Stewart reached on a fielder's choice (0-1); A.
Manning out at second 1b to ss. A. Taylor flied out to rf (1-1). 2 runs, 2
hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Mississippi State 4th - T. Vice to p for Huddleston. Hogue walked (3-0).
Hardy walked (3-2); Hogue advanced to second. Freeman walked (3-0); Hardy
advanced to second; Hogue advanced to third. T. Farrell to p for T. Vice. Sneed
grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (0-0); Freeman out on the play; Hardy
advanced to third; Hogue scored. Butler popped up to ss (1-2). 1 run, 0
hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

UAB 5th - Wesson to p for Hollinghead. J. Austin grounded out to 3b
(2-2). J. Merritt walked (3-2). N. Crawford singled to right field (1-1); J.
Merritt advanced to second. B. Hardy walked (3-2); N. Crawford advanced to
second; J. Merritt advanced to third. Cod. McMurry walked, RBI (3-0); B. Hardy
advanced to second; N. Crawford advanced to third; J. Merritt scored. Swindle
to p for Wesson. D. Towe struck out swinging (2-2). A. Manning flied out to rf
(3-1). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB.

Mississippi State 5th - C. Powers walked (3-1). Adkins pinch hit for
Nappi. Adkins walked (3-1); C. Powers advanced to second. Adkins advanced to
second on a passed ball; C. Powers advanced to third. R. Powers homered to left
center, 3 RBI (1-2); Adkins scored; C. Powers scored. Duffy pinch hit for
Brownlee. Duffy singled up the middle (0-2). Goforth pinch ran for Duffy. Col.
McMurry to p for T. Farrell. Hogue reached on a fielder's choice, bunt (0-0);
Goforth out at second p to ss. Hogue stole second. Hardy grounded out to 3b
(1-1). Freeman grounded out to 2b (0-1). 3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1
LOB.

UAB 6th - Adkins to dh. Goforth to lf. L. Stewart singled to right
field, out at second rf to ss (0-0). A. Taylor flied out to cf (0-0). J. Austin
singled to left field, advanced to second on a fielding error by lf (0-0). J.
Merritt grounded out to ss (0-0). 0 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Mississippi State 6th - Sneed grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-1).
Butler walked (3-1). Butler stole second. C. Powers walked (3-2). Allen pinch
hit for Adkins. Allen struck out swinging (2-2). R. Powers hit by pitch (0-0);
C. Powers advanced to second; Butler advanced to third. N. Graffeo to p for
Col. McMurry. Collins pinch hit for Goforth. Collins walked, RBI (3-1); R.
Powers advanced to second; C. Powers advanced to third; Butler scored. Hogue
tripled down the rf line, 3 RBI (2-1); Collins scored; R. Powers scored; C.
Powers scored. Hardy struck out looking (0-2). 4 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1
LOB.

UAB 7th - Allen to dh. Collins to lf. N. Crawford walked (3-0). B. Hardy
grounded out to p (1-0); N. Crawford advanced to second. N. Crawford advanced
to third on a wild pitch. Cod. McMurry walked (3-2). Jones to p for Swindle. D.
Towe flied out to cf, SF, RBI (0-0); Cod. McMurry advanced to second; N.
Crawford scored. A. Manning walked (3-1). L. Stewart grounded out to 1b
unassisted (0-0). 1 run, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Mississippi State 7th - Freeman struck out looking (0-2). Sneed grounded
out to 2b (1-2). J. Oliver to p for N. Graffeo. Butler struck out looking
(2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

UAB 8th - A. Taylor reached on a fielding error by 2b (0-0). J. Austin
singled up the middle (0-0); A. Taylor advanced to second. J. Merritt reached
on a fielder's choice (1-0); J. Austin advanced to second; A. Taylor out at
third 3b unassisted. N. Crawford flied out to cf (0-0); J. Austin advanced to
third. B. Hardy reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); J. Merritt out at second
3b to 2b. 0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Mississippi State 8th - C. Powers grounded out to 3b (0-0). Allen struck
out looking (3-2). R. Powers singled up the middle (0-0). R. Powers advanced to
second on a wild pitch. Collins struck out looking (2-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

UAB 9th - Rawdow to 2b for Butler. Cod. McMurry singled to left field
(0-0). D. Towe struck out looking (1-2). A. Manning grounded into double play
ss to 2b to 1b (1-1); Cod. McMurry out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors,
0 LOB.