Feb. 17, 2013
MESA, Ariz. - The University of Nevada (1-2) baseball team lost 6-3 to Kansas (2-1) on Sunday afternoon at Hohokam Stadium in Mesa, Ariz. The Jayhawks have won two of the first three games in the four-game series to improve to 2-1. The Wolf Pack is 1-2.
The Pack led 3-2 heading to the bottom of the seventh inning but the Jayhawks sent eight players to the plate and three scored giving KU the 5-3 lead. The last two runs scored with two out. Kansas added an insurance run in the eighth to make the final score 6-3.
Nevada got back-to-back triples from right field Brooks Klein and third baseman Austin Byler in the first to take an early 1-0 advantage. Center fielder Jameson Rowe doubled and scored in the third to make it 2-0.
KU scored single runs in the third and fourth innings to tie the game at two. Rowe reached on a two-base error in the seventh inning and scored his second run of the game on first baseman Kewby Meyer's single to give the Pack a 3-2 lead. The Jayhawks then scored the final four runs of the game.
Tom Jameson (0-1) suffered the loss allowing five runs on six hits in six innings on the mound. Jordan Piche' (1-0) pitched 2.1 innings of shutout relief to earn the victory.
Meyer (3-for-5, RBI) led the Pack with three hits and drove in a run. Rowe (2-for-5,2R) and Klein (2-for-5,R) had two hits each. Rowe scored twice and Klein accounted for the Pack's third run of the game.
Jordan Dreiling (2-for-4,RBI), Dakota Smith (2-for-4,R,RBI), Michael Suiter (2-for-4,R,RBI) and Jacob Boylan (2-for-3,2R) had two hits each for KU. Six different Jayhawk hitters drove in a run.
The final game of the series is scheduled for Monday at 11 a.m. PT.
2013 Nevada Baseball
Nevada vs Kansas - Play-by-Play
Feb 17, 2013 at Mesa, Arizona (Hohokam Stadium)
Score by Innings R H E
Nevada.............. 101 000 100 - 3 12 0
Kansas.............. 001 100 31X - 6 10 2
ROWE, J. struck out swinging (1-2 KSBS). Meyer, Kewby flied out to lf (0-1 K).
KLEIN, B. tripled to right center (1-0 B). BYLER, A. tripled to left center,
RBI (1-1 BK); KLEIN, B. scored. GERIG, B. grounded out to 3b (0-1 K). 1 run, 2
hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.
Hunt, Kyle grounded out to 3b (3-2 BBKFB). ROWE, J. doubled to right center
(2-1 BBF). Meyer, Kewby singled (0-2 SF); ROWE, J. advanced to third, scored on
a fielding error by cf. KLEIN, B. singled (0-0); Meyer, Kewby advanced to
third. BYLER, A. grounded into double play 1b to ss to 1b (0-0); KLEIN, B. out
on the play. 1 run, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.
Boylan, J. doubled down the lf line (1-0 B). Eldredge, K. grounded out to 2b
(2-2 BSFB); Boylan, J. advanced to third. Mirabelli, T flied out to rf to right
center, SF, RBI (3-1 BBBK); Boylan, J. scored. Kuntz, K. grounded out to 1b
unassisted (2-1 BKB). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
Dreiling, J. singled to second base (3-2 KKBFBB). Dreiling, J. out at second c
to ss, caught stealing. Tharp, T. walked (3-1 BBSBB). DeLeon, A. popped up to
3b (1-1 KB). Smith, D. tripled to right center, RBI (0-0); Tharp, T. scored.
Suiter, M. flied out to lf (0-0). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.
Teel, Ryan struck out swinging (2-2 FBFBS). Hunt, Kyle grounded out to p
unassisted (0-0). ROWE, J. reached on a fielding error by cf, advanced to
second (1-2 KFBFFF). Piche', J. to p for Taylor, T.. Meyer, Kewby singled up
the middle, RBI (1-2 BKS); ROWE, J. scored, unearned. KLEIN, B. grounded out to
1b unassisted (0-1 F). 1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB.
Smith, D. singled to left field (3-1 BBFB). Suiter, M. singled through the
right side (0-2 KFF); Smith, D. advanced to second. Boylan, J. walked (3-2
BBBFFB); Suiter, M. advanced to second; Smith, D. advanced to third. PRIHAR, S.
to p for JAMESON, T.. Eldredge, K. flied out to cf, SF, RBI (0-0); Smith, D.
scored. Mirabelli, T flied out to rf (1-1 BF). Kuntz, K. singled to shortstop,
RBI (2-0 BB); Boylan, J. advanced to second; Suiter, M. scored. Dreiling, J.
singled to right field, RBI (0-0); Kuntz, K. advanced to third; Boylan, J.
scored. Tharp, T. flied out to rf (1-1 BK). 3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.
LEVINE, D. to p for PRIHAR, S.. DeLeon, A. doubled to right center (3-2
KBKBFB). Smith, D. struck out swinging (0-2 SSS). Suiter, M. singled to right
field, RBI (1-1 BF); DeLeon, A. scored. Timko, Barry to p for LEVINE, D..
Boylan, J. reached on a fielder's choice (1-1 BF); Suiter, M. out at second ss
to 2b. Luvisi, Joe pinch ran for Boylan, J.. Eldredge, K. grounded out to 3b
(3-2 BBKBF). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.