Alabama Crimson Tide vs Kentucky (Mar 15, 2008)

Box Score

                       2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL

                      Alabama Crimson Tide at #4 Kentucky

           Mar 15, 2008 at Lexington, Kentucky (Cliff Hagan Stadium)



Alabama Crimson Tide 2 (9-7,0-2 SEC)



Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB

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Josh Rutledge ss.........  4  0  1  0   1  2  1  1   2

Ross Wilson 2b...........  4  0  0  0   0  1  2  1   0

Alex Avila dh............  4  0  0  0   0  3  0  0   2

Brandon May lf...........  1  1  0  0   3  1  2  1   0

Matt Bentley 1b..........  4  0  1  0   0  1  4  0   1

Kent Matthes rf..........  4  1  2  1   0  1  3  0   0

Jake Smith 3b............  2  0  0  0   1  1  1  2   0

 Jeff Texada ph..........  1  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   0

Mike Sharp c.............  3  0  1  0   0  0  9  2   3

 Ryan Rhoden ph..........  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0

Alex Kubal cf............  4  0  0  0   0  1  2  0   0

Will Stroup p............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0

 Austin Evans p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0

 Robert Phares p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0

 Del Howell p............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0

Totals................... 32  2  5  1   5 12 24  7   8



Kentucky 15 (17-0,2-0 SEC)



Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB

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Keenan Wiley lf..........  4  3  1  1   1  1  1  0   0

Collin Cowgill cf........  3  2  1  3   2  0  3  1   0

Brian Spear 1b...........  4  0  2  3   1  0  6  0   0

Sawyer Carroll dh........  4  2  2  1   1  1  0  0   1

Ryan Wilkes 2b...........  3  3  2  1   2  0  3  0   2

Chris McClendon 3b.......  4  1  2  2   0  1  1  3   0

 Spencer Korus ph/3b.....  1  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   0

Marcus Nidiffer c........  4  1  1  1   0  3  9  2   1

 Brian Suerdick ph/c.....  1  0  0  0   0  0  2  0   0

Chris Wade ss............  3  1  2  2   0  1  1  2   0

 Chris Bisson ph/ss......  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0

Troy Frazier rf..........  2  2  0  0   2  2  1  0   1

Scott Green p............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0

 Andrew Albers p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0

Totals................... 34 15 13 14   9 10 27 10   5



Score by Innings                    R  H  E

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Alabama Crimson Tide 000 100 001 -  2  5  1

Kentucky............ 066 100 20X - 15 13  1

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E - Bentley(3); S. Korus(2). DP - Alabama 1. LOB - Alabama 8; Kentucky 5. 2B

- B. Spear(7); S. Carroll(7). HR - C. Cowgill(5); R. Wilkes(2). SF - C.

Wade(4). SB - Matthes(3); Kubal(3); C. Wade(1). CS - B. Spear(1).



Alabama Crimson Tide   IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP

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Will Stroup.........  2.0  6  7  7  3  1 10 13  56

Austin Evans........  0.0  0  1  1  1  0  0  1   5

Robert Phares.......  1.0  3  4  1  1  1  6  8  35

Del Howell..........  5.0  4  3  3  4  8 18 22  99



Kentucky               IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP

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Scott Green.........  4.0  3  1  1  3  5 14 17  68

Andrew Albers.......  5.0  2  1  0  2  7 18 20  90



Win - A. Albers (4-0).  Loss - Stroup (2-1).  Save - None.

WP - Stroup(4); Evans 2(3); Howell(6); S. Green(1). BK - Stroup(1); Phares(3).

PB - Sharp(2); M. Nidiffer(2). Inherited runners/scored: Evans 1/0; Phares 2/2.

Pitches/strikes: Stroup 56/29; Evans 5/1; Phares 35/19; Howell 99/59; S. Green

68/45; A. Albers 90/58.

Umpires - HP: Donald GILMORE  1B: Fred CANNON  3B: Jack COX (cc)

Start: 2:01 PM   Time: 3:12   Attendance: 1754

Game notes:

There was a five-hour, three-minute rain delay in the bottom of the 4th

inning ...

WEATHER: Cloudy w/light rain, 47 degrees; WIND: ENE 13 mph

Stroup faced 1 batter in the 3rd.

Evans faced 1 batter in the 3rd.

Game: BAMA16



Composite Box Score

                               2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL

                   Alabama Crimson Tide at #4 Kentucky - Composite Box Score

                   Mar 15, 2008 at Lexington, Kentucky (Cliff Hagan Stadium)



                      Alabama Crimson Tide 2 (9-7,0-2 SEC)



Player            AB  R  H BI  2B 3B HR BB  SB CS HP SH SF SO IBB KL GDP  PO  A  E

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Rutledge ss        4  0  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  1   0   1  1  0

Wilson 2b          4  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   2  1  0

Avila dh           4  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  3   0  2   0   0  0  0

May lf             1  1  0  0   0  0  0  3   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   2  1  0

Bentley 1b         4  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   4  0  1

Matthes rf         4  1  2  1   0  0  0  0   1  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   3  0  0

J. Smith 3b        2  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   1  2  0

Texada ph          1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   0  0  0

Sharp c            3  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   9  2  0

Rhoden ph          1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

Kubal cf           4  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   1  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   2  0  0

Stroup p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

Evans p            0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

Phares p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

Howell p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

Totals......      32  2  5  1   0  0  0  5   2  0  0  0  0 12   0  5   0  24  7  1



                           Kentucky 15 (17-0,2-0 SEC)



Player            AB  R  H BI  2B 3B HR BB  SB CS HP SH SF SO IBB KL GDP  PO  A  E

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K. Wiley lf        4  3  1  1   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   1  0  0

C. Cowgill cf      3  2  1  3   0  0  1  2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   3  1  0

B. Spear 1b        4  0  2  3   1  0  0  1   0  1  0  0  0  0   0  0   1   6  0  0

S. Carroll dh      4  2  2  1   1  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   0  0  0

R. Wilkes 2b       3  3  2  1   0  0  1  2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   3  0  0

C. McClendon 3b    4  1  2  2   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   1  3  0

S. Korus ph/3b     1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   0  0  1

M. Nidiffer c      4  1  1  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  3   0  0   0   9  2  0

B. Suerdick ph/c   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  0  0

C. Wade ss         3  1  2  2   0  0  0  0   1  0  0  0  1  1   0  0   0   1  2  0

C. Bisson ph/ss    1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0

T. Frazier rf      2  2  0  0   0  0  0  2   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  2   0   1  0  0

S. Green p         0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

A. Albers p        0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0

Totals......      34 15 13 14   2  0  2  9   1  1  0  0  1 10   0  3   1  27 10  1



Alabama Crimson Tide   IP  H  R ER BB SO  WP HB BK IBB SH SF CI  2B 3B HR  AB BF  FO GO  NP

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Stroup  L,2-1         2.0  6  7  7  3  1   1  0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  1  10 13   3  0  56

Evans                 0.0  0  1  1  1  0   2  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1   0  0   5

Phares                1.0  3  4  1  1  1   0  0  1  0   0  1  0   1  0  0   6  8   1  1  35

Howell                5.0  4  3  3  4  8   1  0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  1  18 22   5  1  99



Kentucky               IP  H  R ER BB SO  WP HB BK IBB SH SF CI  2B 3B HR  AB BF  FO GO  NP

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S. Green              4.0  3  1  1  3  5   1  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0  14 17   2  4  68

A. Albers  W,4-0      5.0  2  1  0  2  7   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0  18 20   5  3  90



Umpires - HP: Donald GILMORE  1B: Fred CANNON  3B: Jack COX (cc)

Start: 2:01 PM   Time: 3:12   Attendance: 1754



Game notes:

There was a five-hour, three-minute rain delay in the bottom of the 4th

inning ...

WEATHER: Cloudy w/light rain, 47 degrees; WIND: ENE 13 mph

Stroup faced 1 batter in the 3rd.

Evans faced 1 batter in the 3rd.

Game: BAMA16



Play-by-Play

                       2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL

               Alabama Crimson Tide at #4 Kentucky - Play-by-Play

           Mar 15, 2008 at Lexington, Kentucky (Cliff Hagan Stadium)





Score by Innings                    R  H  E

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Alabama Crimson Tide 000 100 001 -  2  5  1

Kentucky............ 066 100 20X - 15 13  1

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Alabama Crimson Tide starters: 2/ss Rutledge; 3/2b Wilson; 16/dh Avila; 6/lf

May; 25/1b Bentley; 22/rf Matthes; 14/3b J. Smith; 18/c Sharp; 5/cf Kubal; 15/p

Stroup;

Kentucky starters: 46/lf K. Wiley; 4/cf C. Cowgill; 30/1b B. Spear; 19/dh S.

Carroll; 17/2b R. Wilkes; 5/3b C. McClendon; 12/c M. Nidiffer; 7/ss C. Wade;

18/rf T. Frazier; 21/p S. Green;



Alabama Crimson Tide 1st - Rutledge struck out swinging (1-2 KBSS).

Wilson struck out swinging (3-2 BFSBFBS). Avila struck out swinging (1-2 BFKS).

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.



Kentucky 1st - K. Wiley lined out to 3b (1-0 B). C. Cowgill flied out to

rf (2-0 BB). B. Spear flied out to lf (2-0 BB). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0

LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 2nd - May walked (3-2 BBKBKB). Bentley flied out to

cf (0-1 F). Matthes singled to left field (0-0); May advanced to second. J.

Smith reached on a fielder's choice (0-1 K); Matthes out at second ss to 2b;

May advanced to third. J. Smith advanced to second on a wild pitch. Sharp

fouled out to c (0-2 KS). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.



Kentucky 2nd - S. Carroll singled to right field (2-2 KBBS). R. Wilkes

singled to right field (0-2 FS); S. Carroll advanced to second. R. Wilkes

advanced to second on a balk; S. Carroll advanced to third on a balk. C.

McClendon singled to left field, RBI, out at second lf to 3b to 2b (2-2 BKSB);

R. Wilkes advanced to third; S. Carroll scored. M. Nidiffer struck out swinging

(1-2 BSSS). C. Wade singled through the right side, RBI (0-1 K); R. Wilkes

scored. C. Wade stole second. T. Frazier walked (3-2 KBBBFB); C. Wade advanced

to third on a wild pitch. K. Wiley singled to left field, RBI (2-2 BKKB); T.

Frazier advanced to second; C. Wade scored. C. Cowgill homered to center field,

3 RBI (1-0 B); K. Wiley scored; T. Frazier scored. B. Spear walked (3-1 BBKBB).

B. Spear out at second c to ss, caught stealing. 6 runs, 6 hits, 0 errors, 0

LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 3rd - Kubal struck out swinging, out at first c to

1b (1-2 BKSS). Rutledge singled to third base, bunt (0-0). Wilson reached on a

fielder's choice (2-2 KFBBF); Rutledge out at second 3b to 2b. Avila struck out

looking (2-2 BFKBK). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.



Kentucky 3rd - S. Carroll walked (3-2 BBBKFFB). Evans to p for Stroup.

S. Carroll advanced to second on a wild pitch. S. Carroll advanced to third on

a wild pitch. R. Wilkes walked (3-0 BBBB). Phares to p for Evans. C. McClendon

singled up the middle, RBI (0-1 K); R. Wilkes advanced to second; S. Carroll

scored. C. McClendon advanced to second on a balk; R. Wilkes advanced to third

on a balk. M. Nidiffer singled to center field, RBI (3-0 BBB); C. McClendon

advanced to third; R. Wilkes scored. C. Wade flied out to rf to right center,

SF, RBI (1-2 KFB); C. McClendon scored. T. Frazier struck out looking (2-2

BBKKFK). M. Nidiffer advanced to second on a passed ball. K. Wiley reached on a

fielding error by 1b, advanced to second (2-0 BB); M. Nidiffer scored,

unearned. C. Cowgill walked (3-0 BBBB). B. Spear doubled down the lf line, 2

RBI, advanced to third (2-1 FBB); C. Cowgill scored, unearned; K. Wiley scored,

unearned. S. Carroll grounded out to ss (2-2 BKKFB). 6 runs, 3 hits, 1

error, 1 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 4th - May walked (3-2 FBSBBB). Bentley singled to

right center, out at second cf to ss (0-0); May advanced to third. Matthes

grounded out to 3b, RBI (1-2 FFB); May scored. J. Smith walked (3-2

BBBKFFFFFB). Sharp reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); J. Smith out at second

ss to 2b. 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.



Kentucky 4th - Howell to p for Phares. R. Wilkes homered to right

center, RBI (1-2 FKBFF). C. McClendon struck out swinging (2-2 BBKKS). M.

Nidiffer struck out swinging (3-2 BBBKFS). C. Wade singled to left field (3-2

BBKBK). C. Wade advanced to second on a wild pitch. T. Frazier struck out

looking (2-2 KKBFBK). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 5th - A. Albers to p for S. Green. Kubal flied out

to cf (0-0). Rutledge walked (3-0 BBBB). Wilson flied out to rf (1-1 KB). Avila

struck out looking (2-2 KBBKK). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.



Kentucky 5th - K. Wiley struck out swinging, out at first c to 1b (1-2

KFFFBS). C. Cowgill walked (3-1 SBBBB). B. Spear grounded into double play 3b

to 2b to 1b (3-2 BFBKB); C. Cowgill out on the play. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0

errors, 0 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 6th - May struck out looking (2-2 KKBFFBK). Bentley

fouled out to 3b (3-2 BKBFBF). Matthes struck out swinging (2-2 KBBFS). 0

runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.



Kentucky 6th - S. Carroll struck out looking (3-2 KBBFBK). R. Wilkes

walked (3-1 BBBKB). C. McClendon flied out to cf (0-0). M. Nidiffer struck out

swinging (1-2 SBKS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 7th - J. Smith struck out swinging, out at first c

to 1b (1-2 KFBS). Sharp singled through the left side (1-2 FKB). Sharp advanced

to second on a passed ball. Kubal lined out to lf (1-1 SB). Rutledge grounded

out to 3b (1-2 SKB). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.



Kentucky 7th - C. Wade struck out swinging (1-2 SKFBS). T. Frazier

walked (3-2 BFKBFFBFB). K. Wiley walked (3-0 BBBB); T. Frazier advanced to

second. C. Cowgill popped up to cf (3-2 BBSFB). B. Spear singled through the

left side, RBI (0-0); K. Wiley advanced to second; T. Frazier scored. S.

Carroll doubled down the lf line, RBI (1-0 B); B. Spear advanced to third; K.

Wiley scored. R. Wilkes flied out to rf down the rf line (0-1 F). 2 runs, 2

hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 8th - Wilson popped up to cf (1-2 KFBFF). Avila

grounded out to p (1-2 SBK). May walked (3-2 KBBSBFB). Bentley struck out

swinging (1-2 KBKS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.



Kentucky 8th - S. Korus pinch hit for C. McClendon. S. Korus struck out

swinging (0-2 SSK). B. Suerdick pinch hit for M. Nidiffer. B. Suerdick popped

up to 1b (0-1 K). C. Bisson pinch hit for C. Wade. C. Bisson flied out to lf

(0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 9th - S. Korus to 3b. B. Suerdick to c. C. Bisson

to ss. Matthes singled to center field (0-2 FS). Texada pinch hit for J. Smith.

Texada struck out looking (2-2 KSBBK). Rhoden pinch hit for Sharp. Matthes

stole second. Rhoden grounded out to ss (3-1 BKBB); Matthes advanced to third.

Kubal reached on a fielding error by 3b (1-0 B); Matthes scored, unearned.

Kubal stole second. Rutledge struck out looking (1-2 BFFFK). 1 run, 1 hit, 1

error, 1 LOB.

Line score



Kentucky 15, Alabama Crimson Tide 2 (Mar 15, 2008 at Lexington, Kentucky)

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Alabama Crimson Tide 000 100 001  -  2  5  1      (9-7, 0-2 SEC)

Kentucky............ 066 100 20X  - 15 13  1      (17-0, 2-0 SEC)

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Pitchers: Alabama Crimson Tide - Will Stroup; Austin Evans(3); Robert Phares(3); Del Howell(4).

Kentucky - Scott Green; Andrew Albers(5).

Win-Andrew Albers(4-0)  Loss-Will Stroup(2-1)  T-3:12  A-1754

HR UK - Collin Cowgill (5); Ryan Wilkes (2).

Game notes:

There was a five-hour, three-minute rain delay in the bottom of the 4th

inning ...

WEATHER: Cloudy w/light rain, 47 degrees; WIND: ENE 13 mph

Stroup faced 1 batter in the 3rd.

Evans faced 1 batter in the 3rd.

Game: BAMA16