Alabama Crimson Tide vs Kentucky (Mar 16, 2008)

Box Score
                       2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                      Alabama Crimson Tide at #4 Kentucky
            Mar 16, 2008 at Lexinton, Kentucky (Cliff Hagan Stadium)

Alabama Crimson Tide 1 (9-8,0-3 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Josh Rutledge ss.........  5  0  0  0   0  0  1  1   5
Ross Wilson 2b...........  4  0  2  0   0  1  0  2   0
Alex Avila dh............  4  0  2  0   0  0  0  0   0
Brandon May lf...........  4  0  1  0   0  0  3  0   2
Matt Bentley 1b..........  3  1  1  1   1  0  7  1   1
Kent Matthes rf..........  3  0  0  0   1  1  1  0   0
Jake Smith 3b............  3  0  1  0   1  0  0  1   0
Mike Sharp c.............  3  0  0  0   0  1  6  0   0
 Tyler Odle ph...........  1  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0
Alex Kubal cf............  3  0  0  0   0  2  4  0   1
 Del Howell ph...........  0  0  0  0   1  0  0  0   0
Austin Graham p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  2  2   0
 Josh Copeland p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
Totals................... 33  1  8  1   4  5 24  8   9

Kentucky 5 (18-0,3-0 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Keenan Wiley lf..........  3  0  2  0   0  0  1  0   0
Collin Cowgill cf........  2  0  0  0   2  0  2  0   0
Brian Spear 1b...........  4  1  1  0   1  1 11  1   4
Sawyer Carroll rf........  2  2  2  2   2  0  1  0   0
Chris McClendon 3b.......  3  0  0  0   0  1  0  3   5
Ryan Wilkes 2b...........  3  1  1  1   1  1  1  2   0
Marcus Nidiffer c........  3  0  0  1   0  1  6  0   0
Chris Wade ss............  4  0  0  0   0  1  3  7   1
Bryan Rose dh............  3  1  1  0   1  1  0  0   0
Greg Dombrowski p........  0  0  0  0   0  0  2  1   0
 Aaron Lovett p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Brock Baber p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  2   0
Totals................... 27  5  7  4   7  6 27 16  10

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Alabama Crimson Tide 000 010 000 -  1  8  1
Kentucky............ 201 110 00X -  5  7  0
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E - Sharp(3). DP - Alabama 1; Kentucky 2. LOB - Alabama 9; Kentucky 10. 2B -
Avila(2); K. Wiley; B. Spear(8); S. Carroll(8). HR - Bentley(4); S.
Carroll(7); R. Wilkes(3). HBP - K. Wiley; C. Cowgill. SH - K. Wiley(1); C.
McClendon(5). SF - M. Nidiffer(3).

Alabama Crimson Tide   IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Austin Graham.......  6.0  6  5  5  7  5 21 32 113
Josh Copeland.......  2.0  1  0  0  0  1  6  7  22

Kentucky               IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Greg Dombrowski.....  5.1  6  1  1  0  5 21 21  66
Aaron Lovett........  0.2  0  0  0  3  0  1  4  18
Brock Baber.........  3.0  2  0  0  1  0 11 12  38

Win - G. Dombrowsk (4-0).  Loss - Graham (1-1).  Save - B. Baber (1).
WP - Graham(1); G. Dombrowsk(2). HBP - by Graham (K. Wiley); by Copeland (C.
Cowgill). Inherited runners/scored: A. Lovett 2/0; B. Baber 3/0.
Pitches/strikes: Graham 113/61; Copeland 22/15; G. Dombrowsk 66/52; A. Lovett
18/6; B. Baber 38/26.
Umpires - HP: Fred CANNON  1B: Jack COX (cc)  3B: Donald GILMORE
Start: 1:03 PM   Time: 2:42   Attendance: 2176
Game notes:
Alabama suffers first sweep against UK since 1992 ... UA swept for first
time since 2006 at Arkansas ...
WEATHER: Partly Cloudy, 48 degrees
A. Lovett faced 3 batters in the 7th.
Game: BAMA17

Composite Box Score
                               2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                   Alabama Crimson Tide at #4 Kentucky - Composite Box Score
                    Mar 16, 2008 at Lexinton, Kentucky (Cliff Hagan Stadium)

                      Alabama Crimson Tide 1 (9-8,0-3 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        5  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  1  0
Wilson 2b          4  0  2  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   0  2  0
Avila dh           4  0  2  0   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
May lf             4  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   1   3  0  0
Bentley 1b         3  1  1  1   0  0  1  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   1   7  1  0
Matthes rf         3  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   1  0  0
J. Smith 3b        3  0  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0
Sharp c            3  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   6  0  1
Odle ph            1  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Kubal cf           3  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  0   0   4  0  0
Howell ph          0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Graham p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  2  0
Copeland p         0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0
Totals......      33  1  8  1   1  0  1  4   0  0  0  0  0  5   0  0   2  24  8  1

                           Kentucky 5 (18-0,3-0 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        3  0  2  0   1  0  0  0   0  0  1  1  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
C. Cowgill cf      2  0  0  0   0  0  0  2   0  0  1  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  0  0
B. Spear 1b        4  1  1  0   1  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   1  11  1  0
S. Carroll rf      2  2  2  2   1  0  1  2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
C. McClendon 3b    3  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1  0  1   0  0   0   0  3  0
R. Wilkes 2b       3  1  1  1   0  0  1  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   1  2  0
M. Nidiffer c      3  0  0  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  1  1   0  1   0   6  0  0
C. Wade ss         4  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   3  7  0
B. Rose dh         3  1  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   0  0  0
G. Dombrowsk p     0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  1  0
A. Lovett p        0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
B. Baber p         0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  2  0
Totals......      27  5  7  4   3  0  2  7   0  0  2  2  1  6   0  1   1  27 16  0

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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Graham  L,1-1         6.0  6  5  5  7  5   1  1  0  0   2  1  0   3  0  2  21 32   7  6 113
Copeland              2.0  1  0  0  0  1   0  1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   6  7   2  2  22

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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G. Dombrowsk  W,4-0   5.1  6  1  1  0  5   1  0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  1  21 21   0 10  66
A. Lovett             0.2  0  0  0  3  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   1  4   0  1  18
B. Baber  S,1         3.0  2  0  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0  11 12   6  3  38

Umpires - HP: Fred CANNON  1B: Jack COX (cc)  3B: Donald GILMORE
Start: 1:03 PM   Time: 2:42   Attendance: 2176

Game notes:
Alabama suffers first sweep against UK since 1992 ... UA swept for first
time since 2006 at Arkansas ...
WEATHER: Partly Cloudy, 48 degrees
A. Lovett faced 3 batters in the 7th.
Game: BAMA17

Play-by-Play
                       2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
               Alabama Crimson Tide at #4 Kentucky - Play-by-Play
            Mar 16, 2008 at Lexinton, Kentucky (Cliff Hagan Stadium)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Alabama Crimson Tide 000 010 000 -  1  8  1
Kentucky............ 201 110 00X -  5  7  0
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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; 27/p
Graham;
Kentucky starters: 46/lf K. Wiley; 4/cf C. Cowgill; 30/1b B. Spear; 19/rf S.
Carroll; 5/3b C. McClendon; 17/2b R. Wilkes; 12/c M. Nidiffer; 7/ss C. Wade;
13/dh B. Rose; 37/p G. Dombrowsk;

Alabama Crimson Tide 1st - Rutledge grounded out to 3b (1-2 FFB). Wilson
out at first 3b to ss to 1b (0-0). Avila out at first 2b to p (1-2 BFS). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Kentucky 1st - K. Wiley lined out to p (3-1 BBBK). C. Cowgill flied out
to cf to left center (1-0 B). B. Spear walked (3-0 BBBB). S. Carroll homered to
right center, 2 RBI (1-0 B); B. Spear scored. C. McClendon flied out to lf (0-1
K). 2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 2nd - May singled up the middle (1-1 KB). Bentley
grounded into double play 1b to ss to p (0-1 F); May out on the play. Matthes
struck out swinging (1-2 KSFBS). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Kentucky 2nd - R. Wilkes grounded out to 2b (3-2 BSBSB). M. Nidiffer
struck out looking (0-2 KKK). C. Wade struck out swinging (2-2 KBSFFFFFBS).
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 3rd - J. Smith grounded out to ss (0-0). Sharp
grounded out to ss (0-1 K). Kubal struck out swinging (0-2 KFFS). 0 runs, 0
hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Kentucky 3rd - B. Rose singled to shortstop, bunt (0-0). K. Wiley
grounded out to 3b, SAC, bunt (0-0); B. Rose advanced to second. B. Rose
advanced to third on a throwing error by c, scored. C. Cowgill flied out to lf
to left center (3-1 BKBB). B. Spear doubled down the lf line (0-0). B. Spear
advanced to third on a wild pitch. S. Carroll walked (3-0 BBBB). C. McClendon
struck out swinging (2-2 BKKBS). 1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 4th - Rutledge grounded out to 3b (1-0 B). Wilson
struck out swinging (1-2 SBFFFS). Avila doubled to left center (3-2 SFBBB). May
reached on a fielder's choice (0-1 K); Avila out at second ss unassisted. 0
runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Kentucky 4th - R. Wilkes homered to center field, RBI (0-0). M. Nidiffer
flied out to lf (1-2 KBK). C. Wade flied out to cf to left center (3-2 KBBSB).
B. Rose walked (3-1 BBSBB). K. Wiley hit by pitch (0-2 SS); B. Rose advanced to
second. C. Cowgill walked (3-0 BBBB); K. Wiley advanced to second; B. Rose
advanced to third. B. Spear out at first 1b to p (1-0 B). 1 run, 1 hit, 0
errors, 3 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 5th - Bentley homered to left center, RBI (0-0).
Matthes grounded out to p (0-1 F). J. Smith singled to left field (2-1 BBK). J.
Smith advanced to second on a wild pitch. Sharp struck out swinging (1-2 FKBS).
Assistant coach Mitch Gaspard ejected by home plate umpire Fred Cannon. after
Kubal was hit in back of leg by pitch and not awarded first base. Kubal struck
out swinging (1-2 SSFBS). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Kentucky 5th - S. Carroll doubled down the rf line (0-1 S). C. McClendon
grounded out to p, SAC, bunt (1-0 B); S. Carroll advanced to third. R. Wilkes
walked (3-0 BBBB). M. Nidiffer flied out to cf to right center, SF, RBI (3-2
KBKBB); S. Carroll scored. C. Wade grounded out to p (0-0). 1 run, 1 hit, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 6th - Rutledge grounded out to ss (0-0). Wilson
singled to first base (1-2 BKF). Avila singled to right field (0-1 K); Wilson
advanced to third. A. Lovett to p for G. Dombrowsk. May grounded into double
play ss to 2b to 1b (0-1 K); Avila out on the play. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Kentucky 6th - B. Rose struck out swinging (0-2 FFS). K. Wiley doubled
to left field (0-2 FF). C. Cowgill walked (3-0 BBBB). B. Spear struck out
swinging (0-2 KSS). S. Carroll walked (3-0 BBBB); C. Cowgill advanced to
second; K. Wiley advanced to third. C. McClendon grounded out to 1b unassisted
(0-2 SS). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 7th - Bentley walked (3-2 BBSBSB). Matthes walked
(3-2 KBSBBB); Bentley advanced to second. J. Smith walked (3-0 BBBB); Matthes
advanced to second; Bentley advanced to third. B. Baber to p for A. Lovett.
Sharp reached on a fielder's choice (1-2 FBF); J. Smith advanced to second;
Matthes advanced to third; Bentley out at home p to c. Kubal popped up to ss
(1-1 BF). Rutledge flied out to cf (0-1 K). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 3
LOB.

Kentucky 7th - Copeland to p for Graham. R. Wilkes struck out swinging
(1-2 KFBS). M. Nidiffer flied out to cf to right center (1-0 B). C. Wade flied
out to rf (1-0 B). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 8th - Wilson singled to third base, bunt (0-0).
Avila fouled out to lf down the lf line (2-2 BKBS). May flied out to rf (1-1
BK). Bentley grounded out to p (2-2 SBBK). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1
LOB.

Kentucky 8th - B. Rose grounded out to 2b (0-1 K). K. Wiley singled to
third base (2-1 KBB). C. Cowgill hit by pitch (2-2 BKBFF); K. Wiley advanced to
second. B. Spear grounded into double play p to ss to 1b (0-1 F); C. Cowgill
out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 9th - Matthes grounded out to ss (0-1 K). J. Smith
popped up to 1b (1-2 BFF). Odle pinch hit for Sharp. Odle singled up the middle
(0-0). Howell pinch hit for Kubal. Howell walked (3-2 BSBBFB); Odle advanced to
second. Rutledge flied out to cf (0-1 K). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2
LOB.
Line score

Kentucky 5, Alabama Crimson Tide 1 (Mar 16, 2008 at Lexinton, Kentucky)
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Alabama Crimson Tide 000 010 000  -  1  8  1      (9-8, 0-3 SEC)
Kentucky............ 201 110 00X  -  5  7  0      (18-0, 3-0 SEC)
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Pitchers: Alabama Crimson Tide - Austin Graham; Josh Copeland(7). Kentucky - Greg Dombrowski;
Aaron Lovett(6); Brock Baber(7).
Win-Greg Dombrowski(4-0)  Save-Brock Baber(1)  Loss-Austin Graham(1-1)  T-2:42  A-2176
HR ALABAMA - Matt Bentley (4).
HR UK - Sawyer Carroll (7); Ryan Wilkes (3).
Game notes:
Alabama suffers first sweep against UK since 1992 ... UA swept for first
time since 2006 at Arkansas ...
WEATHER: Partly Cloudy, 48 degrees
A. Lovett faced 3 batters in the 7th.
Game: BAMA17
     
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