Alabama Crimson Tide vs Georgia (May 17, 2008)

Box Score
                       2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                       Alabama Crimson Tide at #7 Georgia
              May 17, 2008 at Athens, Georgia (Frank Foley Field)

Alabama Crimson Tide 16 (32-24,16-14 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Josh Rutledge ss.........  6  2  3  2   0  0  2  3   0
Ross Wilson 2b...........  4  4  2  1   2  0  1  3   3
Brandon May lf...........  6  2  3  3   0  1  3  0   0
 Tyler Odle lf...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Alex Avila c.............  4  2  3  2   1  0  4  1   0
Kent Matthes rf..........  5  1  0  0   0  1  2  0   1
Matt Bentley 1b..........  6  0  2  3   0  0  9  1   1
Jake Smith 3b............  5  2  2  1   1  2  1  3   1
Ryan Rhoden dh...........  3  2  2  0   1  1  0  0   0
Alex Kubal cf............  4  1  2  1   0  0  4  0   3
Robert Phares p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Jimmy Nelson p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Josh Copeland p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Will Stroup p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Austin Graham p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 43 16 19 13   5  5 27 12   9

Georgia 13 (35-19-1,20-9-1 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Ryan Peisel 3b...........  5  2  1  2   0  0  0  2   2
Matt Olson rf............  3  1  1  2   0  0  2  1   0
Gordon Beckham ss........  3  2  2  1   2  0  1  1   0
Rich Poythress 1b........  2  0  0  1   0  0  3  0   0
 Robbie O'Bryan 1b.......  3  2  2  3   0  0  5  1   0
Bryce Massanari dh.......  4  1  1  3   1  1  0  0   2
Lyle Allen lf............  4  0  1  0   1  0  6  0   0
Jake Crane c.............  4  1  1  0   0  0  6  1   1
Matt Cerione cf..........  4  2  2  1   0  1  2  0   0
David Thoms 2b...........  3  2  2  0   0  1  0  0   0
 Miles Starr 2b..........  2  0  1  0   0  0  1  1   0
Nathan Moreau p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Justin Grimm p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Dean Weaver p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Joshua Fields p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 37 13 14 13   4  3 27  8   5

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Alabama Crimson Tide 200 216 113 - 16 19  1
Georgia............. 003 600 040 - 13 14  4
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E - Wilson(11); Peisel(14); Beckham(10); Crane(2); Cerione(2). DP - Alabama
2; Georgia 1. LOB - Alabama 9; Georgia 5. 2B - Rutledge(7); Wilson(10);
Bentley(12); Kubal(5); Peisel(20). HR - May(9); Avila(16); J. Smith(7);
O'Bryan(2); Massanari(9); Cerione(6). HBP - Matthes; Rhoden; Crane. SH -
Kubal(7); Cerione(6). SF - Avila(2); Olson 2(3). CS - Avila(2); Olson(4).

Alabama Crimson Tide   IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Robert Phares.......  3.1  5  6  4  2  0 14 18  55
Jimmy Nelson........  0.1  3  3  3  0  0  3  4  10
Josh Copeland.......  1.1  3  0  0  1  1  6  8  33
Will Stroup.........  1.0  0  0  0  0  1  2  2   8
Austin Graham.......  3.0  3  4  4  1  1 12 13  46

Georgia                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Nathan Moreau.......  4.0  5  4  3  4  1 15 20  65
Justin Grimm........  1.1  5  5  5  0  1  9  9  23
Dean Weaver.........  2.2  7  4  3  0  1 14 16  60
Joshua Fields.......  1.0  2  3  3  1  2  5  7  30

Win - Graham (6-1).  Loss - Fields (2-2).  Save - None.
WP - Fields(3). HBP - by Phares (Crane); by Weaver (Rhoden); by Fields
(Matthes). Inherited runners/scored: Nelson 3/3; Stroup 2/0; Weaver 1/1.
Pitches/strikes: Phares 55/30; Nelson 10/5; Copeland 33/18; Stroup 8/5; Graham
46/28; Moreau 65/37; Grimm 23/15; Weaver 60/40; Fields 30/18.
Umpires - HP: Mike RUST  1B: Fred CANNON  3B: Scott ERBY (cc)
Start: 2:05 PM   Time: 3:28   Attendance: 3328
Weather: Sunny, 74 WIND: WSW 9 mph
Game notes:
Alabama wins fifth straight SEC series ... Crimson Tide takes two from No.
7 Georgia ... Alabama (10) and Georgia (10) combined for 20 home runs ...
Alabama and Georgia combined for 68 runs in 3-game series ... Avila has
homered in three straight games ...
Copeland faced 2 batters in the 6th.
Game: BAMA56

Composite Box Score
                               2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                    Alabama Crimson Tide at #7 Georgia - Composite Box Score
                      May 17, 2008 at Athens, Georgia (Frank Foley Field)

                   Alabama Crimson Tide 16 (32-24,16-14 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        6  2  3  2   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  3  0
Wilson 2b          4  4  2  1   1  0  0  2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  3  1
May lf             6  2  3  3   0  0  1  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   3  0  0
Odle lf            0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Avila c            4  2  3  2   0  0  1  1   0  1  0  0  1  0   0  0   0   4  1  0
Matthes rf         5  1  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0  0  1   0  0   0   2  0  0
Bentley 1b         6  0  2  3   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   9  1  0
J. Smith 3b        5  2  2  1   0  0  1  1   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  1   0   1  3  0
Rhoden dh          3  2  2  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  1  0  0  1   0  1   0   0  0  0
Kubal cf           4  1  2  1   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  1  0  0   0  0   0   4  0  0
Phares p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
Nelson p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Copeland p         0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0
Stroup p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   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   0  0  0
Totals......      43 16 19 13   4  0  3  5   0  1  2  1  1  5   0  2   0  27 12  1

                        Georgia 13 (35-19-1,20-9-1 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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Peisel 3b          5  2  1  2   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  2  1
Olson rf           3  1  1  2   0  0  0  0   0  1  0  0  2  0   0  0   0   2  1  0
Beckham ss         3  2  2  1   0  0  0  2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  1  1
Poythress 1b       2  0  0  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   3  0  0
O'Bryan 1b         3  2  2  3   0  0  1  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   5  1  0
Massanari dh       4  1  1  3   0  0  1  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   0  0  0
Allen lf           4  0  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   6  0  0
Crane c            4  1  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0  0  0   0  0   1   6  1  1
Cerione cf         4  2  2  1   0  0  1  0   0  0  0  1  0  1   0  0   0   2  0  1
Thoms 2b           3  2  2  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   0  0  0
Starr 2b           2  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  1  0
Moreau p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Grimm p            0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
Weaver p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0
Fields p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Totals......      37 13 14 13   1  0  3  4   0  1  1  1  2  3   0  0   1  27  8  4

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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Phares                3.1  5  6  4  2  0   0  1  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  1  14 18   4  5  55
Nelson                0.1  3  3  3  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  1  0   1  0  1   3  4   1  0  10
Copeland              1.1  3  0  0  1  1   0  0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  0   6  8   1  2  33
Stroup                1.0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   2  2   1  0   8
Graham  W,6-1         3.0  3  4  4  1  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1  12 13   4  4  46

Georgia                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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Moreau                4.0  5  4  3  4  1   0  0  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  1  15 20   8  2  65
Grimm                 1.1  5  5  5  0  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   3  0  1   9  9   0  3  23
Weaver                2.2  7  4  3  0  1   0  1  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  1  14 16   4  2  60
Fields  L,2-2         1.0  2  3  3  1  2   1  1  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0   5  7   1  0  30

Umpires - HP: Mike RUST  1B: Fred CANNON  3B: Scott ERBY (cc)
Start: 2:05 PM   Time: 3:28   Attendance: 3328

Weather: Sunny, 74 WIND: WSW 9 mph
Game notes:
Alabama wins fifth straight SEC series ... Crimson Tide takes two from No.
7 Georgia ... Alabama (10) and Georgia (10) combined for 20 home runs ...
Alabama and Georgia combined for 68 runs in 3-game series ... Avila has
homered in three straight games ...
Copeland faced 2 batters in the 6th.
Game: BAMA56

Play-by-Play
                       2008 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
               Alabama Crimson Tide at #7 Georgia - Play-by-Play
              May 17, 2008 at Athens, Georgia (Frank Foley Field)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Alabama Crimson Tide 200 216 113 - 16 19  1
Georgia............. 003 600 040 - 13 14  4
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Alabama Crimson Tide starters: 2/ss Rutledge; 3/2b Wilson; 6/lf May; 16/c
Avila; 22/rf Matthes; 25/1b Bentley; 14/3b J. Smith; 34/dh Rhoden; 5/cf Kubal;
26/p Phares;
Georgia starters: 3/3b Peisel; 30/rf Olson; 6/ss Beckham; 33/1b Poythress;
29/dh Massanari; 11/lf Allen; 36/c Crane; 10/cf Cerione; 7/2b Thoms; 13/p
Moreau;

Alabama Crimson Tide 1st - Rutledge flied out to cf (1-2 BKSF). Wilson
walked (3-1 BKBBB). May homered to right field, 2 RBI (0-0); Wilson scored.
Avila singled to center field (2-2 KFBB). Matthes popped up to lf (0-0).
Bentley lined out to 1b (1-1 BK). 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Georgia 1st - Peisel grounded out to 1b unassisted (1-1 KB). Olson flied
out to lf (1-1 FB). Beckham popped up to cf (1-2 BSK). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 2nd - J. Smith lined out to rf (1-2 BSKF). Rhoden
singled through the left side (0-1 K). Kubal grounded out to 1b unassisted,
SAC, bunt (0-0); Rhoden advanced to second. Rutledge singled to third base (2-1
FBB); Rhoden advanced to third. Wilson fouled out to lf down the lf line (0-0).
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Georgia 2nd - Poythress out at first 1b to p (3-2 BKBBS). Massanari
walked (3-1 FBBBB). Allen walked (3-2 BBBKFB); Massanari advanced to second.
Crane grounded into double play ss to 1b (0-0); Allen out on the play. 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 3rd - May grounded out to 3b (1-1 BS). Avila walked
(3-2 FBKBBB). Matthes struck out swinging (3-2 BFFBFBS); Avila out at second c
to ss, caught stealing. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Georgia 3rd - Cerione homered to left center, RBI (2-0 BB). Thoms
singled through the left side (3-2 BKBBK). Peisel reached on a fielder's choice
(0-1 K); Thoms advanced to second on a throwing error by 2b. Olson flied out to
cf, SF, RBI (1-0 B); Peisel advanced to second; Thoms scored, unearned. Beckham
singled up the middle (1-0 B); Peisel advanced to third. Poythress out at first
ss to 2b to 1b, RBI (1-1 KB); Beckham advanced to second; Peisel scored,
unearned. Massanari grounded out to 3b (1-0 B). 3 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1
LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 4th - O'Bryan to 1b for Poythress. Bentley popped
up to 1b (0-0). J. Smith walked (3-0 BBBB). Rhoden walked (3-0 BBBB); J. Smith
advanced to second. Kubal singled to right center, RBI, advanced to second on a
fielding error by cf (1-1 KB); Rhoden scored, unearned; J. Smith scored.
Rutledge flied out to lf (0-0). Wilson flied out to rf to right center (0-2
KF). 2 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Georgia 4th - Allen flied out to cf (0-0). Crane hit by pitch (0-0).
Cerione singled to right field (0-0); Crane advanced to second. Thoms singled
through the left side (2-1 BSB); Cerione advanced to second; Crane advanced to
third. Nelson to p for Phares. Peisel doubled to right center, 2 RBI (3-1
BBSB); Thoms advanced to third; Cerione scored; Crane scored. Olson flied out
to rf to right center, SF, RBI (0-0); Peisel advanced to third; Thoms scored.
Beckham singled up the middle, RBI (1-0 B); Peisel scored. O'Bryan homered to
left center, 2 RBI (1-0 B); Beckham scored. Copeland to p for Nelson. Massanari
grounded out to ss (1-0 B). 6 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 5th - Grimm to p for Moreau. May grounded out to ss
(3-2 KKBBBF). Avila homered to center field, RBI (1-2 FFB). Matthes grounded
out to 3b (1-0 B). Bentley out at first 1b to p (1-0 B). 1 run, 1 hit, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Georgia 5th - Allen singled to left field (3-2 BSBBF). Crane singled to
right field (2-2 SFBB); Allen advanced to second. Cerione grounded out to p,
SAC, bunt (2-1 BKB); Crane advanced to second; Allen advanced to third. Thoms
struck out swinging (0-2 KFS). Peisel flied out to lf (2-1 BFB). 0 runs, 2
hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 6th - Starr to 2b for Thoms. J. Smith struck out
looking (1-2 FFBK). Rhoden singled down the lf line (1-0 B). Kubal doubled down
the lf line (0-0); Rhoden advanced to third. Rutledge doubled to left center, 2
RBI (0-0); Kubal scored; Rhoden scored. Wilson doubled down the lf line, RBI
(0-0); Rutledge scored. Weaver to p for Grimm. Weaver entered with a 1-1 count
... May singled up the middle, RBI (2-2 BKBS); Wilson scored. Avila singled to
center field (2-2 SBBFF); May advanced to second. Matthes reached on a fielding
error by ss (2-1 KBB); Avila advanced to second; May advanced to third. Bentley
singled through the right side, 2 RBI (2-1 BBF); Matthes advanced to second;
Avila scored, unearned; May scored. J. Smith singled to right field, advanced
to second (1-2 KFFBFF); Bentley advanced to third; Matthes advanced to third,
out at home rf to c. Rhoden hit by pitch (1-2 BSS). Kubal grounded out to 2b
(1-0 B). 6 runs, 8 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB.

Georgia 6th - Olson singled to third base (1-2 FBS). Beckham walked (3-1
BBBKB); Olson advanced to second. Stroup to p for Copeland. O'Bryan flied out
to cf (0-0). Massanari struck out swinging (3-2 KBBBFFK); Olson out at third c
to 3b, caught stealing. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 7th - Rutledge grounded out to p (0-0). Wilson
singled through the left side (1-1 BF). May singled to left field (0-1 F);
Wilson advanced to third. Avila flied out to lf down the lf line, SF, RBI (0-1
K); May advanced to second; Wilson scored. Matthes popped up to cf (3-2 BKBBK).
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Georgia 7th - Graham to p for Stroup. Allen fouled out to c (2-2 KFBBF).
Crane grounded out to 3b (1-2 KSB). Cerione struck out swinging (2-2 FBSBS).
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 8th - Bentley popped up to lf to shortstop (2-2
FBBS). J. Smith homered to left center, RBI (2-0 BB). Rhoden struck out looking
(1-2 KFBK). Kubal popped up to 2b to right field (0-1 K). 1 run, 1 hit, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Georgia 8th - Starr singled through the left side (2-1 KBB). Peisel
flied out to rf to right center (0-1 K). Olson reached on a fielder's choice
(1-0 B); Starr out at second 2b to ss. Beckham walked (3-1 BBBFB); Olson
advanced to second. O'Bryan singled up the middle, RBI (3-2 BBFKB); Beckham
advanced to third; Olson scored. Massanari homered to left field, 3 RBI (1-2
KBK); O'Bryan scored; Beckham scored. Allen flied out to lf down the lf line
(0-0). 4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama Crimson Tide 9th - Fields to p for Weaver. Rutledge singled
through the left side (1-0 B). Wilson walked (3-1 FBBBB); Rutledge advanced to
second. May struck out swinging, bunt (2-2 FBBF). Avila popped up to lf (1-1
BK). Matthes hit by pitch (2-2 BFSFB); Wilson advanced to second; Rutledge
advanced to third. Matthes advanced to second, advanced to third on a throwing
error by 3b; Wilson advanced to third, scored on a throwing error by c;
Rutledge scored on a wild pitch. Bentley doubled to right center, RBI (2-2
KKBBF); Matthes scored. J. Smith struck out swinging (0-2 SSS). 3 runs, 2
hits, 2 errors, 1 LOB.

Georgia 9th - Odle to lf for May. Crane grounded out to 3b (0-1 S).
Cerione grounded out to 2b (0-1 F). Starr lined out to 2b (2-0 BB). 0 runs,
0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
Line score

Alabama Crimson Tide 16, Georgia 13 (May 17, 2008 at Athens, Georgia)
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Alabama Crimson Tide 200 216 113  - 16 19  1      (32-24, 16-14 SEC)
Georgia............. 003 600 040  - 13 14  4      (35-19-1, 20-9-1 SEC)
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Pitchers: Alabama Crimson Tide - Robert Phares; Jimmy Nelson(4); Josh Copeland(4);
Will Stroup(6); Austin Graham(7). Georgia - Nathan Moreau; Justin Grimm(5); Dean Weaver(6);
Joshua Fields(9).
Win-Austin Graham(6-1)  Loss-Joshua Fields(2-2)  T-3:28  A-3328
HR ALABAMA - Brandon May (9); Alex Avila (16); Jake Smith (7).
HR UGA - Robbie O'Bryan (2); Bryce Massanari (9); Matt Cerione (6).
Weather: Sunny, 74 WIND: WSW 9 mph
Game notes:
Alabama wins fifth straight SEC series ... Crimson Tide takes two from No.
7 Georgia ... Alabama (10) and Georgia (10) combined for 20 home runs ...
Alabama and Georgia combined for 68 runs in 3-game series ... Avila has
homered in three straight games ...
Copeland faced 2 batters in the 6th.
Game: BAMA56
     
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