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Jacksonville State vs Alabama Crimson Tide (Mar 25, 2008)

Box Score

                       2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL

                   Jacksonville State at Alabama Crimson Tide

                 Mar 25, 2008 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama (THE JOE)



Jacksonville State 6 (9-13)



Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB  Avg.

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Bert Smith 2b............  4  0  1  1   1  0  2  3   1  .197

 Blake Seguin 2b.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  2  1   0  .182

John David Smelser ss....  2  1  0  0   2  1  0  1   1  .196

 Jake Sharrock ss........  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  .125

Clay Whittemore rf.......  5  0  0  0   0  2  3  0   0  .322

Andrew Edge c............  5  0  1  0   0  2  7  0   3  .269

Brian Piazza dh..........  4  1  2  0   1  0  0  0   0  .278

 Kyle Mccreary pr........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  .294

Matt Mclaughlin 3b.......  4  2  2  0   1  0  0  2   3  .235

Todd Cunningham lf.......  3  2  2  0   2  0  0  2   0  .279

Steven Leach 1b..........  3  0  1  1   1  1  8  0   3  .350

Daniel Adamson cf........  4  0  1  3   0  0  2  0   0  .176

Justin King p............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0     -

 Jordan Beistline p......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0     -

 J.T. Wright p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0     -

 Kevin Elwell p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0     -

Totals................... 35  6 10  5   8  6 24 11  11



Alabama Crimson Tide 12 (12-11)



Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB  Avg.

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Josh Rutledge ss.........  5  0  0  0   0  1  3  3   0  .337

Ross Wilson 2b...........  5  1  1  0   0  1  4  5   3  .297

Alex Avila dh............  3  3  2  0   2  1  0  0   0  .292

 Jeff Texada pr..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  .389

Brandon May lf...........  3  3  0  0   2  0  1  0   0  .398

Matt Bentley 1b..........  2  3  1  1   2  0  8  2   0  .287

 Wes Henderson ph/1b.....  0  0  0  0   1  0  0  1   0  .400

Kent Matthes rf..........  3  1  2  5   1  0  2  0   0  .312

Tyler Odle cf/lf.........  4  1  1  2   1  0  1  0   2  .320

 Alex Kubal cf...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  .340

Jake Smith 3b............  4  0  1  0   0  0  0  6   1  .236

Kyle Moore c.............  2  0  0  0   2  2  4  0   0  .000

 Vincent DiFazio c.......  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0  .000

Del Howell p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  .000

 Jamie Manning p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0     -

 Nathan Kilcrease p......  0  0  0  0   0  0  3  0   0     -

Totals................... 31 12  8  8  11  5 27 17   7



Score by Innings                    R  H  E

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Jacksonville State.. 001 230 000 -  6 10  3

Alabama Crimson Tide 404 202 00X - 12  8  2

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E - Smelser 2(5); McLaughlin(3); Wilson(6); Matthes(2). DP - JSU 1; Alabama

4. LOB - JSU 11; Alabama 7. 2B - Adamson(3); Avila(3); Bentley(7). HBP -

Leach. SF - Matthes(1). SB - Bentley(2); Matthes(4); Odle(1).



Jacksonville State     IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP   ERA

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Justin King.........  2.0  2  6  6  5  1  7 13  69  7.71

Jordan Beistline....  3.0  3  4  1  2  3 14 16  64  3.00

J.T. Wright.........  2.1  3  2  2  4  1  9 13  50 12.27

Kevin Elwell........  0.2  0  0  0  0  0  1  1   6  3.60



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

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Del Howell..........  3.0  5  3  3  5  1 13 19  77  5.02

Jamie Manning.......  1.0  1  3  3  3  3  4  7  32 13.50

Nathan Kilcrease....  5.0  4  0  0  0  2 18 18  66  2.35



Win - Kilcrease (2-0).  Loss - King (1-2).  Save - None.

WP - King 2(2); Beistline(2); Wright 3(4); Howell 2(8). HBP - by Howell (Leach).

PB - Edge(7). Inherited runners/scored: Beistline 2/2; Elwell 3/0; Manning 3/0;

Kilcrease 3/1. Pitches/strikes: King 69/32; Beistline 64/39; Wright 50/24;

Elwell 6/5; Howell 77/41; Manning 32/15; Kilcrease 66/44.

Umpires - HP: Rickey POWELL  1B: Morris HODGES  3B: Terrence MOBLEY

Start: 6:35 PM   Time: 3:16   Attendance: 4117

Game notes:

Matthes five RBI in the win over JSU ... Alabama turned a season-high four

double plays ... Kilcrease career-high 5 innings pitched ...

WEATHER: Sunny, 62 degrees; WIND: SSE 10 mph

King faced 2 batters in the 3rd.

Howell faced 5 batters in the 4th.

Manning faced 4 batters in the 5th.

Game: BAMA23



Composite Box Score

                               2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL

                Jacksonville State at Alabama Crimson Tide - Composite Box Score

                         Mar 25, 2008 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama (THE JOE)



                          Jacksonville State 6 (9-13)



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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B. Smith 2b        4  0  1  1   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  3  0

Seguin 2b          0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  1  0

Smelser ss         2  1  0  0   0  0  0  2   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   0  1  2

Sharrock ss        1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   1   0  1  0

Whittemore rf      5  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  0   0   3  0  0

Edge c             5  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  2   1   7  0  0

Piazza dh          4  1  2  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

McCreary pr        0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

McLaughlin 3b      4  2  2  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  2  1

Cunningham lf      3  2  2  0   0  0  0  2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  2  0

Leach 1b           3  0  1  1   0  0  0  1   0  0  1  0  0  1   0  0   1   8  0  0

Adamson cf         4  0  1  3   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   1   2  0  0

King p             0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0

Beistline p        0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

Wright p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

Elwell p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

Totals......      35  6 10  5   1  0  0  8   0  0  1  0  0  6   0  3   4  24 11  3



                        Alabama Crimson Tide 12 (12-11)



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  1   0  0   0   3  3  0

Wilson 2b          5  1  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   4  5  1

Avila dh           3  3  2  0   1  0  0  2   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   0  0  0

Texada pr          0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

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

Bentley 1b         2  3  1  1   1  0  0  2   1  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   8  2  0

W. Henderson ph/1b 0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0

Matthes rf         3  1  2  5   0  0  0  1   1  0  0  0  1  0   0  0   0   2  0  1

Odle cf/lf         4  1  1  2   0  0  0  1   1  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   1   1  0  0

Kubal cf           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

J. Smith 3b        4  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  6  0

K. Moore c         2  0  0  0   0  0  0  2   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  1   0   4  0  0

DiFazio c          0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0

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

Manning p          0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0

Kilcrease p        0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   3  0  0

Totals......      31 12  8  8   2  0  0 11   3  0  0  0  1  5   0  2   1  27 17  2



Jacksonville State     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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King  L,1-2           2.0  2  6  6  5  1   2  0  0  0   0  1  0   1  0  0   7 13   2  3  69

Beistline             3.0  3  4  1  2  3   1  0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0  14 16   4  1  64

Wright                2.1  3  2  2  4  1   3  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   9 13   2  3  50

Elwell                0.2  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   1  1   0  1   6



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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Howell                3.0  5  3  3  5  1   2  1  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0  13 19   2  5  77

Manning               1.0  1  3  3  3  3   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   4  7   0  0  32

Kilcrease  W,2-0      5.0  4  0  0  0  2   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0  18 18   3  8  66



Umpires - HP: Rickey POWELL  1B: Morris HODGES  3B: Terrence MOBLEY

Start: 6:35 PM   Time: 3:16   Attendance: 4117



Game notes:

Matthes five RBI in the win over JSU ... Alabama turned a season-high four

double plays ... Kilcrease career-high 5 innings pitched ...

WEATHER: Sunny, 62 degrees; WIND: SSE 10 mph

King faced 2 batters in the 3rd.

Howell faced 5 batters in the 4th.

Manning faced 4 batters in the 5th.

Game: BAMA23



Play-by-Play

                       2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL

           Jacksonville State at Alabama Crimson Tide - Play-by-Play

                 Mar 25, 2008 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama (THE JOE)





Score by Innings                    R  H  E

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Jacksonville State.. 001 230 000 -  6 10  3

Alabama Crimson Tide 404 202 00X - 12  8  2

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Jacksonville State starters: 3/2b B. Smith; 20/ss Smelser; 7/rf Whittemore; 5/c

Edge; 11/dh Piazza; 17/3b McLaughlin; 12/lf Cunningham; 4/1b Leach; 15/cf

Adamson; 27/p King;

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

May; 25/1b Bentley; 22/rf Matthes; 43/cf Odle; 14/3b J. Smith; 1/c K. Moore;

9/p Howell;



Jacksonville State 1st - B. Smith grounded out to ss (0-0). Smelser

walked (3-2 BSBBFB). Whittemore reached on a fielder's choice (0-1 K); Smelser

out at second ss to 2b. Edge singled to left field (1-2 BKK); Whittemore

advanced to second. Piazza walked (3-2 KFBBBFB); Edge advanced to second;

Whittemore advanced to third. McLaughlin flied out to lf to left center (0-1

K). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 1st - Rutledge grounded out to 2b (3-1 BKBB).

Wilson singled to third base (1-2 KSBF). Avila walked (3-1 BBKBB); Wilson

advanced to second. May walked (3-2 BBKBFB); Avila advanced to second; Wilson

advanced to third. Bentley walked, RBI (3-1 BBKBB); May advanced to second;

Avila advanced to third; Wilson scored. Bentley advanced to second on a wild

pitch; May advanced to third on a wild pitch; Avila scored on a wild pitch.

Matthes flied out to rf, SF, RBI (1-0 B); Bentley advanced to third; May

scored. Odle walked (3-1 FBBBB). Odle stole second; Bentley stole home. Odle

advanced to third on a wild pitch. J. Smith grounded out to p (3-2 BKKBFB).

4 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.



Jacksonville State 2nd - Cunningham singled to left center (0-2 SF).

Leach singled to right field (3-2 BSKFBB); Cunningham advanced to second.

Adamson grounded into double play 3b to 2b to 1b (0-1 F); Leach out on the

play; Cunningham advanced to third. B. Smith flied out to cf (3-1 BBBK). 0

runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 2nd - K. Moore struck out swinging (2-2 BKFBFS).

Rutledge grounded out to 3b (3-2 BBBKK). Wilson flied out to cf (1-2 FBF). 0

runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.



Jacksonville State 3rd - Smelser walked (3-0 BBBB). Smelser advanced to

second on a wild pitch. Whittemore struck out swinging, reached first on a wild

pitch (3-2 KKFBBFBS); Smelser advanced to third. Edge grounded into double play

3b to 2b to 1b (3-1 BBFB); Whittemore out on the play; Smelser scored. Piazza

grounded out to 3b (0-0). 1 run, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 3rd - Avila doubled to right field (3-1 BBKB). May

walked (3-1 BBBKB). Beistline to p for King. May advanced to second on a wild

pitch; Avila advanced to third on a wild pitch. Bentley fouled out to c (2-1

BKB). Matthes reached on a throwing error by ss, RBI (2-2 BFKB); May scored;

Avila scored. Matthes stole second. Odle singled to right center, RBI (2-1

BBS); Matthes scored, unearned. Odle advanced to second on a passed ball. J.

Smith popped up to rf (2-0 BB). K. Moore walked (3-0 BBBB). Rutledge reached on

a fielding error by 3b (0-1 K); K. Moore advanced to second; Odle scored,

unearned. Wilson fouled out to 1b (0-2 KS). 4 runs, 2 hits, 2 errors, 2

LOB.



Jacksonville State 4th - McLaughlin singled through the left side (3-2

KBBBF). Cunningham walked (3-2 BFBBKB); McLaughlin advanced to second. Leach

hit by pitch (0-0); Cunningham advanced to second; McLaughlin advanced to

third. Adamson doubled to right center, 2 RBI (0-0); Leach advanced to third;

Cunningham scored; McLaughlin scored. B. Smith walked (3-1 BBBKB). Manning to p

for Howell. Smelser struck out looking (0-2 KSK). Whittemore struck out

swinging (1-2 SBSS). Edge struck out looking (2-2 SSBBK). 2 runs, 2 hits, 0

errors, 3 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 4th - Avila struck out looking (2-2 BKBKK). May

reached on a throwing error by ss (0-1 F). Bentley doubled to left center (2-2

BFSB); May advanced to third. Matthes singled down the lf line, 2 RBI, out at

second lf to 2b (1-1 BK); Bentley scored; May scored, unearned. Odle grounded

out to 2b (1-1 BS). 2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB.



Jacksonville State 5th - Piazza singled to right field, advanced to

second on a throwing error by rf, advanced to third (2-0 BB). McLaughlin walked

(3-1 BBBKB). Cunningham walked (3-1 KBBBB); McLaughlin advanced to second.

Leach walked, RBI (3-2 KKBBBB); Cunningham advanced to second; McLaughlin

advanced to third; Piazza scored. Kilcrease to p for Manning. Adamson reached

on a fielder's choice, RBI (2-2 KBBKFF); Leach out at second 2b to ss;

Cunningham advanced to third; McLaughlin scored. B. Smith grounded out to 3b,

bunt, RBI (0-0); Adamson advanced to second; Cunningham scored. Smelser

grounded out to 3b (0-0). 3 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 5th - J. Smith flied out to rf to right center (0-2

KS). K. Moore walked (3-2 BSBKBB). Rutledge struck out swinging (1-2 FKBS).

Wilson struck out swinging (2-2 BFFFBS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1

LOB.



Jacksonville State 6th - Whittemore grounded out to 2b (1-1 KB). Edge

struck out looking (1-2 KBSK). Piazza out at first 1b to p (2-2 FBBFF). 0

runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 6th - Wright to p for Beistline. Avila walked (3-1

BBBKB). May flied out to cf (1-0 B). Bentley walked (3-2 KBSBBB); Avila

advanced to second. Bentley advanced to second on a wild pitch; Avila advanced

to third on a wild pitch. Matthes singled to left field, RBI (3-1 KBBB);

Bentley advanced to third; Avila scored. Odle reached on a fielder's choice,

RBI (0-0); Matthes out at second ss to 2b; Bentley scored. Odle advanced to

second on a wild pitch. J. Smith singled through the left side (3-2 KBSBFB);

Odle advanced to third, out at home lf to c. 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1

LOB.



Jacksonville State 7th - McLaughlin flied out to rf down the rf line

(0-1 K). Cunningham reached on a fielding error by 2b (3-2 BFSBB). Leach

grounded into double play 1b to ss to p (1-1 KB); Cunningham out on the play.

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 7th - Sharrock to ss for Smelser. K. Moore struck

out looking (1-2 FBFK). Rutledge grounded out to 2b (1-2 BFF). Wilson grounded

out to 3b (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.



Jacksonville State 8th - Adamson lined out to ss (1-0 B). B. Smith

singled through the left side (3-1 BBBK). Sharrock grounded into double play 3b

to 2b to 1b (0-1 K); B. Smith out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0

LOB.



Alabama Crimson Tide 8th - Seguin to 2b for B. Smith. Avila singled to

center field (1-2 KFB). Texada pinch ran for Avila. May popped up to 2b (0-0).

W. Henderson pinch hit for Bentley. W. Henderson walked (3-0 BBBB); Texada

advanced to second. W. Henderson advanced to second on a wild pitch; Texada

advanced to third on a wild pitch. Matthes walked (3-0 BBBB). Elwell to p for

Wright. Odle grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (1-2 KKFFB); Matthes out

on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.



Jacksonville State 9th - W. Henderson to 1b. Kubal to cf for Odle.

DiFazio to c for K. Moore. Kubal to cf for May. Odle to lf for Kubal.

Whittemore out at first 1b to p (1-2 FBF). Edge flied out to rf (0-0). Piazza

singled to right field (1-1 SB). McCreary pinch ran for Piazza. McLaughlin

singled through the left side (0-1 K); McCreary advanced to second. Cunningham

singled to third base (3-2 KBFBBF); McLaughlin advanced to second; McCreary

advanced to third. Leach struck out swinging (3-2 SSBBBS). 0 runs, 3 hits, 0

errors, 3 LOB.

Line score



Alabama Crimson Tide 12, Jacksonville State 6 (Mar 25, 2008 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama)

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Jacksonville State.. 001 230 000  -  6 10  3      (9-13)

Alabama Crimson Tide 404 202 00X  - 12  8  2      (12-11)

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Pitchers: Jacksonville State - Justin King; Jordan Beistline(3); J.T. Wright(6); Kevin Elwell(8)

. Alabama Crimson Tide - Del Howell; Jamie Manning(4); Nathan Kilcrease(5).

Win-Nathan Kilcrease(2-0)  Loss-Justin King(1-2)  T-3:16  A-4117

Game notes:

Matthes five RBI in the win over JSU ... Alabama turned a season-high four

double plays ... Kilcrease career-high 5 innings pitched ...

WEATHER: Sunny, 62 degrees; WIND: SSE 10 mph

King faced 2 batters in the 3rd.

Howell faced 5 batters in the 4th.

Manning faced 4 batters in the 5th.

Game: BAMA23