April 10, 2012
RENO, Nev. - The University of Nevada (16-16) baseball team scored a run in the bottom of the ninth inning to tie Oregon State (20-11) at seven but the Beavers hit a three-run homer in the top of the 10th to win 10-7 at Peccole Park Tuesday afternoon. The Wolf Pack stands at 16-16 after the loss while OSU improved to 20-11.
Nevada trailed 7-0 after four innings of play but scored the next seven to tie the game. The Pack scored two in the fifth and four times in the seventh inning to close the gap to 7-6.
In the bottom of the ninth inning Jamison Rowe tripled with one out and scored on Garrett Yrigoyen's triple that followed. The Pac k was unable to push across the winning run and the game was headed to the top of the 10th.
A pair of walks and a two-out three-run homer gave OSU a 10-7 advantage. Michael Conforto delivered the big blow, his second three-run homer of the game.
Nevada got one runner on in the bottom of the 10th but was unable to score and lost for the fourth time in a row.
Yrigoyen (4-for-5,R,4RBI) had a career-high four hits and four RBI for the Pack. Brooks Klein (2-for-3,RBI) and Jay Anderson (2-for-4,2R) had two hits apiece.
Colby Blueberg (0-2) was tagged with the loss giving up the three runs in the 10th. Ryan Gorton (1-0) earned the win pitching three innings and Tony Bryant (7) pitched a scoreless 10th inning to earn his seventh save.
Nevada opens a three-game Western Athletic Conference series with Louisiana Tech on Friday at 2:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday's games are slated for 1:00 p.m.
Oregon State 10, Nevada 7 (Apr 10, 2012 at Reno, Nevada)
Oregon State...... 021 400 000 3 - 10 12 0 (20-11)
Nevada.............. 000 020 401 0 - 7 10 0 (16-16)
Pitchers: Oregon State - Child, Dan; Boyd, Matt(6); Schultz, Scott(7); Reser, Zack(7);
Gorton, Ryan(7); Bryant, Tony(10) and Esposito, Nate; Rodriguez, Jake. Nevada - Levine, Daniel;
Suarez, Bryan(2); Timko, Barry(3); Prihar, Sean(4); Van Gaver, Elliot(5); McClaren, Jayson(6);
Yrigoyen, Garrett(7); Culligan, Timothy(8); Gardner, Matt(8); Blueberg, Colby(10) and
Escobar Jr., Carlos; Teel, Ryan.
Win-Gorton, Ryan(1-0) Save-Bryant, Tony(7) Loss-Blueberg, Colby(0-2) T-3:32 A-642
HR OSU - Conforto, Michael 2 (8).
Weather: 69,partly cloudy,12mph
Boyd, M. faced 3 batters in the 7th.
Schultz, S. faced 1 batter in the 7th.
Reser, Z. faced 1 batter in the 7th.
Oregon State 2nd
Dunn, R. doubled down the lf line (0-0). Davis, D. struck out swinging (2-2
KSBBFS). Gorton, R. pinch hit for Starr, T.. Gorton, R. singled up the middle,
RBI (3-2 BKBFBF); Dunn, R. scored. Keyes, K. doubled to left center, RBI (0-0);
Gorton, R. scored. Suarez, B. to p for Levine, D.. Esposito, N. grounded out to
1b unassisted (0-1 K); Keyes, K. advanced to third. Tommasini, J struck out
swinging (3-2 BBKKBS). 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.
Oregon State 3rd
Barnes, R. grounded out to 2b (1-2 KKB). Smith, T. struck out looking (2-2
KKBBFK). Conforto, M. walked (3-0 BBBB). Dunn, R. singled through the right
side (2-0 BB); Conforto, M. advanced to second. Davis, D. singled to right
field, RBI (1-1 BK); Dunn, R. advanced to second; Conforto, M. scored. Timko,
Barry to p for Suarez, B.. Gorton, R. to dh. Gorton, R. walked (3-0 BBBB);
Davis, D. advanced to second; Dunn, R. advanced to third. Keyes, K. grounded
out to ss (1-2 KBK). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB.
Oregon State 4th
Esposito, N. singled to right field (1-0 B). Tommasini, J grounded out to p,
SAC (0-1 F); Esposito, N. advanced to second. Barnes, R. singled to shortstop
(0-0); Esposito, N. advanced to third. Smith, T. singled through the left side,
RBI (0-0); Barnes, R. advanced to second; Esposito, N. scored. Smith, T. stole
second; Barnes, R. stole third. Conforto, M. homered to left field, 3 RBI (1-1
BK); Smith, T. scored; Barnes, R. scored. Prihar, S. to p for Timko, Barry.
Dunn, R. flied out to lf down the lf line (0-0). Davis, D. popped up to 2b (1-2
BKK). 4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
Anderson, J. walked (3-2 BBKBFB). Kohan, J. grounded out to 2b (1-1 KB);
Anderson, J. advanced to second. Niebergall walked (3-2 KBBFBB); Anderson, J.
advanced to third on a wild pitch. Yrigoyen, G. singled through the left side,
RBI (2-2 KSBB); Niebergall advanced to third; Anderson, J. scored. Klein, B.
singled through the right side, RBI (1-1 KB); Yrigoyen, G. advanced to second;
Niebergall scored. Teel, Ryan struck out swinging (1-2 KSBS). Yrigoyen, G. out
at third c to 3b, caught stealing. 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.
Anderson, J. tripled down the rf line (1-2 BKK). Kohan, J. walked (3-2 BBBKFB).
Rowe, J. pinch hit for Niebergall. Rowe, J. walked (3-2 KBBBKFB); Kohan, J.
advanced to second. Schultz, S. to p for Boyd, M.. Yrigoyen, G. doubled to
right center, 2 RBI (0-1 K); Rowe, J. advanced to third; Kohan, J. scored;
Anderson, J. scored. Reser, Z. to p for Schultz, S.. Yrigoyen, G. advanced to
third; Rowe, J. scored on a wild pitch. Klein, B. walked (3-0 BBBB). Gorton, R.
to p. / for Reser, Z.. Teel, Ryan grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b
(2-1 BKB); Klein, B. out on the play; Yrigoyen, G. scored. Meyer, Kewby struck
out looking (0-2 KSK). 4 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
Kohan, J. struck out swinging (1-2 KSBFS). Rowe, J. tripled to right center
(3-2 BBBKK). Yrigoyen, G. tripled to left center, RBI (2-1 BBS); Rowe, J.
scored. Klein, B. walked (3-0 BBBB). Teel, Ryan reached on a fielder's choice
(0-1 K); Klein, B. advanced to second; Yrigoyen, G. out at home p to c.
Shipley, B. pinch hit for Gardner, M.. Shipley, B. reached on a fielder's
choice (0-1 S); Teel, Ryan advanced to second; Klein, B. out at third 3b
unassisted. 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.
Oregon State 10th
Blueberg, C. to p for Shipley, B.. Rodriguez, J lined out to rf (0-2 KFF).
Tommasini, J walked (3-1 BBSBB). Matthews, J. pinch hit for Barnes, R..
Matthews, J. reached on a fielder's choice; Tommasini, J out at second ss to
2b. Smith, T. walked (3-1 BBBKB); Matthews, J. advanced to second. Conforto, M.
homered to left field, 3 RBI (0-0); Smith, T. scored; Matthews, J. scored.
Dunn, R. popped up to c (2-2 KBBFF). 3 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
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