BluGrass Baseball Tuesday Review: Week Seven

College Baseball

Four Kentucky Division One colleges were in action Tuesday, and each team won its game. Check out short recaps of those contests, including one in-state matchup below, with links to athletic department recaps.

  • Senior first baseman Andrew Clark‘s two-run ninth inning home run off Indiana’s ace led No. 9 University of Louisville to a 5-4 victory over the¬†Hoosiers. Clark was 2-5 with one home run, three RBI and one run scored in the game, and freshman left fielder Kyle Grieshaber tallied three hits in the game. UofL closer Neil Holland earned the win with one and two-third perfect innings of relief. (Box Score)
  • Sophomore right-handed pitcher Sean Bouthilette gave the University of Kentucky the mid-week pitching performance it had been looking for with six innings of one-run ball in a 11-2 blowout win over Cincinnati Tuesday. Senior infielder Gunner Glad was 4-5 with a home run, three RBI and two runs scored, and sophomore left fielder Chad Wright was 3-3 in the game. (Box Score)
  • A four-run sixth inning led Murray State University to a 6-5 win over Belmont Tuesday. Senior right-handed pitcher Alex Love earned the victory with four scoreless innings of relief, and senior second baseman Kyle Tiernan was 3-5 with two RBI and two runs scored. Senior left-handed pitcher Matt McGaha recorded his second save of the season. (Box Score)
  • In Tuesday’s in-state matchup Morehead State University blew out NAIA foe Georgetown College 12-3. Morehead junior right-handed pitcher Jeff Arnold allowed three runs on five hits in seven innings for the win. Eagles senior outfielder J. D. Ashbrook, sophomore designated hitter Cameron Flynn and senior first baseman Michael Bottoms each homered in the game. Georgetown center fielder Chris Wood was 3-4 with a home run, three RBI and one run scored. (Box Score)

Kentucky week seven mid-week schedule (March 30)

College Baseball

We have two in-state midweek games in¬†week seven, started by Morehead’s contest against Georgetown this afternoon. The big game of the week is of course WKU’s showdown at UK Wednesday which I will be attending.

Tuesday

  • University of Louisville (7) @ Indiana University — 3:00 p.m. — Gametracker
  • Morehead State University vs. Georgetown College — 3:00 p.m. — RHP Jeff Arnold (2-0 9.00)
  • Murray State University @ Belmont University — 4:00 p.m. (CT) — RHP Marc Harmon (1-3, 9.89)
  • University of Kentucky @ University of Cincinnati — 6:30 p.m. — Gametracker

Wednesday

  • Eastern Kentucky University vs. Marshall University — 3:00 p.m.
  • Western Kentucky University (18) @ UK — 6:30 p.m. — Gametracker