Here is your Day 2 Recap from the Louisville Regional.
Vanderbilt 10 Indiana 0
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Freshman right-hander Sonny Gray threw eight innings of shutout baseball to lead Vanderbilt to a 10-0 win over Indiana in the elimination game of the Louisville Regional Saturday afternoon at Patterson Stadium.
The Commodores (35-26) will take Middle Tennessee on Sunday at 2 p.m. CT.
“It was a big game for both teams,” said Vanderbilt head coach Tim Corbin. “Both teams were in a situation where it was do or die, but we got quite a performance out of our pitcher (Gray). It was a good baseball game for us and we beat a good team that won the Big Ten tournament.”
Louisville 3 Middle Tennessee 2
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Louisville’s Jeff Arnold scored from third base on a throwing error by Middle Tennessee catcher Drew Robertson in the top of the ninth inning to lift the 12th-ranked Cardinals to a dramatic 3-2 come-from-behind win over the Blue Raiders in Saturday night’s NCAA Regional game at Jim Patterson Stadium.
With the victory, the top-seeded Cardinals (46-15) advance to the championship round of the Louisville Regional on Sunday at 7 p.m. ET at Jim Patterson Stadium against the winner of the Middle Tennessee-Vanderbilt elimination game, set for Sunday at 3 p.m.
With the game tied at 2-2, Arnold led off the ninth inning with a walk from Middle Tennessee reliever Coty Woods and moved to second with his 13th stolen base in 17 attempts this season. He then advanced to third on a perfect sacrifice bunt down the first base line by senior shortstop John Dao.