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South Carolina vs Alabama (May 20, 2009)

Box Score
                          2009 South Carolina Baseball
                         #20 South Carolina vs Alabama
                  May 20, 2009 at Hoover, Ala. (Regions Park)

South Carolina 9 (38-19)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Whit Merrifield cf.......  5  2  1  0   0  2  5  0   1
DeAngelo Mack dh.........  4  1  1  2   2  1  0  0   2
Nick Ebert 1b............  5  0  0  1   1  1  9  0   1
Jackie Bradley, Jr. rf...  6  1  3  0   0  1  2  0   0
Justin Dalles c..........  6  0  1  2   0  4 13  0   1
Andrew Crisp 3b..........  6  1  1  0   0  1  0  2   4
Adam Matthews lf.........  4  1  1  3   1  0  2  0   0
Bobby Haney ss...........  4  1  1  0   1  0  1  4   0
Scott Wingo 2b...........  5  2  2  0   0  1  1  2   0
Blake Cooper p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Parker Bangs p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Curtis Johnson p........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Alex Farotto p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
Totals................... 45  9 11  8   5 11 33  9   9

Alabama 5 (37-18)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Taylor Dugas lf/cf.......  4  0  0  0   1  0  2  0   1
Josh Rutledge ss.........  5  1  1  1   0  2  3  1   1
Ross Wilson 2b...........  5  1  1  0   1  2  0  4   0
Kent Matthes rf..........  5  2  2  1   1  2  2  0   0
Brandon May dh...........  5  0  1  2   1  1  0  0   3
Jake Smith 3b............  5  0  2  1   0  2  1  3   3
Clay Jones 1b............  3  0  0  0   2  1  9  1   1
Vin DiFazio c............  4  0  0  0   0  2 12  0   2
Alex Kubal cf............  2  1  1  0   0  1  1  0   0
 Tyler Odle cf...........  0  0  0  0   1  0  3  0   0
 Wes Henderson ph........  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   2
 Kyle Moore lf...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Del Howell p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Nathan Kilcrease p......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Jimmy Nelson p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 39  5  8  5   7 13 33 10  13

Score by Innings                       R  H  E
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South Carolina...... 000 023 000 04 -  9 11  0
Alabama............. 300 100 100 00 -  5  8  1
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E - Wilson(13). LOB - S. Carolina 9; UA 13. 2B - Merrifield(15); Dalles(7);
Haney(12); May(18); Kubal(13). HR - Matthews(3); Matthes(28). HBP -
Merrifield; Dugas; Rutledge; DiFazio. SH - Kubal(4). SF - J. Smith(6). SB -
Bradley, Jr.(8).

South Carolina         IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Blake Cooper........  6.2  7  5  5  2  7 25 32 114
Parker Bangs........  2.2  1  0  0  2  6  9 11  51
Curtis Johnson......  0.1  0  0  0  0  0  1  1   4
Alex Farotto........  1.1  0  0  0  3  0  4  7  34

Alabama                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Del Howell..........  5.1  7  5  5  2  7 23 25  99
Nathan Kilcrease....  5.0  3  3  3  1  3 19 21  65
Jimmy Nelson........  0.2  1  1  1  2  1  3  5  21

Win - Farotto (4-2).  Loss - Kilcrease (4-4).  Save - None.
WP - Nelson(3). HBP - by Cooper (Dugas); by Cooper (Rutledge); by Cooper
(DiFazio); by Kilcrease (Merrifield). BK - Howell(2). Pitches/strikes: Cooper
114/72; Bangs 51/33; Johnson, C. 4/3; Farotto 34/17; Howell 99/60; Kilcrease
65/46; Nelson 21/11.
Umpires - HP: David Savage  1B: Paul Guillie  2B: Tony Walsh  3B: Jack Cox
Start: 9:57 pm   Time: 3:57   Attendance: 9254
Game notes:
Alabama head coach Jim Wells was ejected in the bottom of the 10th inning.
Game: SC57-SEC

Play-by-Play
                          2009 South Carolina Baseball
                  #20 South Carolina vs Alabama - Play-by-Play
                  May 20, 2009 at Hoover, Ala. (Regions Park)


Score by Innings                       R  H  E
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South Carolina...... 000 023 000 04 -  9 11  0
Alabama............. 300 100 100 00 -  5  8  1
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South Carolina starters: 5/cf Merrifield; 17/dh Mack; 47/1b Ebert; 19/rf
Bradley, Jr.; 21/c Dalles; 2/3b Crisp; 26/lf Matthews; 23/ss Haney; 8/2b Wingo;
27/p Cooper;
Alabama starters: 1/lf Dugas; 2/ss Rutledge; 3/2b Wilson; 22/rf Matthes; 6/dh
May; 14/3b J. Smith; 16/1b Jones; 24/c DiFazio; 5/cf Kubal; 9/p Howell;

South Carolina 1st - Merrifield struck out swinging (2-2). Mack grounded
out to 1b unassisted (2-2). Ebert flied out to rf (1-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 1st - Dugas grounded out to ss (1-2). Rutledge singled to third
base (2-2). Wilson singled to left field (3-2); Rutledge advanced to second.
Matthes singled to third base (1-0); Wilson advanced to second; Rutledge
advanced to third. May doubled to right field, 2 RBI (1-0); Matthes advanced to
third; Wilson scored; Rutledge scored. J. Smith flied out to cf, SAC, RBI
(0-0); May advanced to third; Matthes scored. Jones walked (3-2). DiFazio flied
out to cf (0-1). 3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

South Carolina 2nd - Bradley, Jr. fouled out to c (2-1). Dalles struck
out looking (2-2). Crisp struck out swinging (3-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 2nd - Kubal struck out looking (2-2). Dugas hit by pitch (2-2).
Rutledge hit by pitch (1-1); Dugas advanced to second. Wilson grounded out to
ss (0-2); Rutledge advanced to second; Dugas advanced to third. Matthes
intentionally walked (3-0). May struck out looking (0-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 3 LOB.

South Carolina 3rd - Matthews grounded out to p, bunt (1-0). Haney
walked (3-1). Wingo singled to right center (0-1); Haney advanced to third.
Merrifield struck out swinging (1-2). Mack struck out swinging (1-2). 0
runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama 3rd - J. Smith struck out swinging (1-2). Jones flied out to cf
(0-0). DiFazio struck out swinging (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

South Carolina 4th - Ebert flied out to cf (1-1). Bradley, Jr. singled
to right field (1-1). Bradley, Jr. advanced to second on a balk. Dalles struck
out swinging (2-2). Crisp flied out to lf (0-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1
LOB.

Alabama 4th - Kubal doubled to left field (0-0). Dugas flied out to lf
(0-0); Kubal advanced to third. Rutledge grounded out to ss, RBI (2-0); Kubal
scored. Wilson grounded out to 2b (1-0). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

South Carolina 5th - Matthews walked (3-0). Haney flied out to lf (1-1).
Wingo reached on a fielder's choice (1-1); Matthews out at second 2b to ss.
Merrifield doubled to right field (0-1); Wingo advanced to third. Mack singled
to left center, 2 RBI (2-1); Merrifield scored; Wingo scored. Ebert struck out
swinging (2-2). 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 5th - Matthes struck out swinging (3-2). May grounded out to 2b
(0-1). J. Smith singled to center field (0-0). Jones grounded out to ss (1-1).
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

South Carolina 6th - Bradley, Jr. singled to center field (1-2). Dalles
grounded out to ss (1-1); Bradley, Jr. advanced to second. Crisp singled to
right field (3-1); Bradley, Jr. advanced to third. Matthews homered to left
center, 3 RBI (1-1); Crisp scored; Bradley, Jr. scored. Kilcrease to p for
Howell. Haney reached on a throwing error by 2b (2-2). Wingo lined out to ss
(1-1). Merrifield grounded out to 3b (1-1). 3 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1
LOB.

Alabama 6th - DiFazio hit by pitch (2-1). Kubal grounded out to 1b
unassisted, SAC, bunt (0-0); DiFazio advanced to second. Dugas flied out to cf
(1-2); DiFazio advanced to third. Rutledge struck out looking (3-2). 0 runs,
0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

South Carolina 7th - Odle to cf for Kubal. Mack walked (3-0). Ebert
flied out to rf (2-2). Bradley, Jr. reached on a fielder's choice (0-1); Mack
out at second 1b to ss. Dalles struck out swinging (0-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 7th - Wilson struck out swinging (2-2). Matthes homered to
center field, RBI (1-0). May grounded out to 3b (2-1). Bangs to p for Cooper.
J. Smith struck out swinging (0-2). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

South Carolina 8th - Crisp grounded out to 3b (0-2). Matthews flied out
to cf (1-1). Haney grounded out to 2b (2-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Alabama 8th - Jones struck out swinging (0-2). DiFazio struck out
looking (2-2). Odle walked (3-2). Dugas popped up to ss (1-2). 0 runs, 0
hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

South Carolina 9th - Wingo struck out swinging (0-2). Merrifield
grounded out to 3b (1-2). Mack grounded out to 2b (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 9th - Rutledge struck out looking (2-2). Wilson struck out
swinging (0-2). Matthes struck out swinging (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors,
0 LOB.

South Carolina 10th - Ebert flied out to cf (0-1). Bradley, Jr. singled
to right center (0-1). Dalles struck out swinging (2-2); Bradley, Jr. stole
second. Crisp flied out to cf (1-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 10th - May flied out to lf (3-2). J. Smith singled to shortstop
(0-2). Jones walked (3-0); J. Smith advanced to second. Johnson, C. to p for
Bangs. DiFazio lined out to rf (1-2). Farotto to p for Johnson, C.. W.
Henderson pinch hit for Odle. W. Henderson reached on a fielder's choice (1-0);
Jones out at second 3b to 2b; J. Smith advanced to third. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 2 LOB.

South Carolina 11th - Dugas to cf. K. Moore to lf for W. Henderson.
Matthews fouled out to 3b, bunt (0-0). Haney doubled to left field (0-0). Wingo
singled to left field (0-1); Haney advanced to third. Merrifield hit by pitch
(1-0); Wingo advanced to second. Nelson to p for Kilcrease. Merrifield advanced
to second; Wingo advanced to third; Haney scored on a wild pitch. Mack
intentionally walked (3-1). Ebert walked, RBI (3-2); Mack advanced to second;
Merrifield advanced to third; Wingo scored. Bradley, Jr. struck out looking
(1-2). Dalles doubled to left field, 2 RBI (1-2); Ebert advanced to third; Mack
scored; Merrifield scored. Crisp grounded out to 2b (0-0). 4 runs, 3 hits, 0
errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama 11th - Dugas walked (3-2). Rutledge flied out to cf (2-2).
Wilson walked (3-2); Dugas advanced to second. Matthes flied out to rf (0-1);
Dugas advanced to third. May walked (3-2); Wilson advanced to second. J. Smith
grounded out to p (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB.
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