PISCATAWAY, N.J. – The University of Cincinnati baseball team used a six-run seventh inning and a solid pitching performance from Brian Garman to earn a 6-3 win over Rutgers in BIG EAST Conference action, Friday at Bainton Field. Continue reading →
PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The University of Cincinnati baseball team used four home runs to defeat the Pittsburgh Panthers 9-5 in the series finale Sunday afternoon at Trees Field. The win upped UC’s record to 10-8 overall and 1-2 in the BIG EAST, while Pittsburgh fell to 11-6 overall and 2-1 in the BIG EAST. Continue reading →
PITTSBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh baseball team extended its winning streak to six games with a 5-0 shutout over Big East rival Cincinnati here today at Trees Field. Corey Baker pitched a complete-game shutout, scattering six hits while striking out five for his team-leading third win of the year.
The Panther offense was led by Frank Mercurio, who went 3-for-4 at the plate with two RBI including his third home run of the season, a solo shot that started the sixth for Pitt. Continue reading →
Here is your Big East Recap for March 20th. This was the first day of conference play.
Pittsburgh 18 Cincinnati 4
PITTSBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh baseball team opened up Big East Conference play with an 18-4 win over the University of Cincinnati Bearcats here today at Trees Field. Every Panther in the starting lineup recorded at least one hit while eight different Panthers drove in at least one RBI on the day. Continue reading →
Rutgers 14, Connecticut 5 (Piscataway, N.J.)-Rutgers all American Todd Frazier hit his second grand slam in as many days and seniors Mike Bionde and Tim Querns drove in 3 runs each. Scarlet Knight starting pitcher Steve Healing went 7 innings giving up 5 runs only 3 earned on 11 hits. Meanwhile Huskies Center fielder HaroldBrantly went 3-4 with an RBI and 1 run scored. Thursday score Rutgers won 9-4 Rutgers Recap
Cincinnati 4,Notre Dame 3 (Cincinnati, Ohio)-Bearcats starting pitcher Dan Osterbrock went the complete game in chilly Cincinnati giving up only 5 hits and 3 earned runs and striking out 5. Notre Dame pitcher David Phelps did go all the way also 4 runs (1 earned) and striking out 7. The two teams battled to a 3-3 tie but in the bottom of the 6th Earley doubled down t he line then scored on a Matt Weglaz error. Thursday Score Cincy over ND 4-3. Cincinnati Recap
Pittsburgh 6, Louisville 4 (Louisville, KY)-After Louisville tied the game at 3 in the 6th, Pitt picked up two in the 8th and held on to a 6-4 win over the Cardinals on Friday, snapping a seven-game win streak. Louisville Recap
Notre Dame 1, South Florida 0 ; (South Bend, IN)-Notre Dame Sophomore pitch David Phelps(4-1) went all the game and shut the Bulls out, he also fanned 10. Notre Dame’s lone run came on a home run from senior caption Mike Dury. For South Florida Danny Otero(4-4) went 7.2 innings, giving up 1ER and striking out 4.
Connecticut 4, St. Johns 3; (Queens, NY)-UConn starting pitcher Mike Tarsi (2-1) went 7 inning giving up 3 runs (2 earned), striking out 4 Red Storm Batters. St. John’s starting pitcher Scott Barnes(1-2) took the loss giving up 4 runs on 6 hits in 6 innings. Matt Unteit led the Huskies going 3-4 and an RBI.
Seton Hall @ West Virginia-PPD, double header tomorrow.