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Samford vs Alabama (Mar 11, 2009)

Box Score
                       2009 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                               Samford at Alabama
                 Mar 11, 2009 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama (The JOE)

Samford 6 (5-8)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Wayne Miller cf..........  4  1  1  0   1  0  3  0   4
Stephen Ballard 2b.......  4  2  1  0   0  0  3  2   0
Mason Meredeth ss........  4  0  1  0   1  0  1  4   0
David Schulze lf.........  2  2  1  1   1  1  2  0   0
Trey Hayes rf............  3  1  0  0   2  0  1  0   4
Matthew Bennett 1b.......  5  0  2  2   0  2  7  0   1
Gary Cramer dh...........  5  0  0  0   0  2  0  0   0
Marcus Rodriguez 3b......  2  0  0  0   0  2  0  0   0
 Bronson McGriff 3b......  1  0  0  0   1  1  0  0   2
 Joe Durham ph...........  1  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0
Brad Moss c..............  5  0  1  0   0  2  7  1   1
Kyle Putkonen p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  2   0
 Josh Martin p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Mark Lewallyn p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Kyle Nichols p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
Totals................... 36  6  8  3   6 10 24 10  12

Alabama 11 (9-4)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Taylor Dugas cf/lf.......  4  2  4  1   1  0  0  0   0
Josh Rutledge ss.........  5  1  1  0   0  2  2  2   1
Kent Matthes rf..........  4  2  3  2   0  0  2  0   0
Ross Wilson 2b...........  4  1  1  4   1  1  1  4   3
Vin DiFazio c............  2  1  2  0   0  0  6  0   0
 Cody Trotter c..........  3  2  2  1   0  1  4  0   0
Brandon May lf/1b........  5  0  2  0   0  1  4  0   1
 Wes Henderson 1b........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
Clay Jones 1b............  3  1  0  0   0  1  5  0   0
 Kyle Moore lf...........  2  0  1  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Alex Kubal cf...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Jake Smith 3b............  5  1  3  3   0  1  1  2   0
Ryan Rhoden dh...........  5  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   5
Nathan Kilcrease p.......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Tyler White p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Casey Kebodeaux p.......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Austin Evans p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 42 11 19 11   2  7 27  9  10

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Samford............. 001 002 210 -  6  8  2
Alabama............. 213 010 04X - 11 19  3
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E - Rodriguez(6); McGriff(1); Rutledge 2(5); DiFazio(2). DP - Samford 1;
Alabama 1. LOB - Samford 12; Alabama 10. 2B - Dugas 2(5); DiFazio(3); K.
Moore(2); J. Smith(4). HR - Matthes(11); Wilson(3); Trotter(2). HBP -
Ballard; Schulze 2; Matthes. SB - Dugas(2); Matthes(5).

Samford                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Kyle Putkonen.......  3.0  9  6  6  2  2 17 19  64
Josh Martin.........  3.0  3  1  1  0  3 11 12  35
Mark Lewallyn.......  1.1  5  3  3  0  1  9  9  36
Kyle Nichols........  0.2  2  1  0  0  1  5  5  21

Alabama                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Nathan Kilcrease....  4.0  3  1  1  1  6 16 18  69
Tyler White.........  1.2  0  2  0  3  1  5  9  43
Casey Kebodeaux.....  2.0  3  3  3  2  2  9 12  52
Austin Evans........  1.1  2  0  0  0  1  6  6  26

Win - Kilcrease (1-1).  Loss - Putkonen (0-1).  Save - A. Evans (1).
WP - Putkonen 2(2); Kilcrease(1). HBP - by Kilcrease (Ballard); by White
(Schulze); by Martin (Matthes); by Kebodeaux (Schulze). Inherited
runners/scored: Martin 1/0; Kebodeaux 2/0; A. Evans 2/1. Pitches/strikes:
Putkonen 64/37; Martin 35/24; Lewallyn 36/22; Nichols 21/13; Kilcrease 69/45;
White 43/23; Kebodeaux 52/33; A. Evans 26/17.
Umpires - HP: Jeff HEAD  1B: Kevin ASSMAN  3B: Mike McCRAY
Start: 6:35 PM   Time: 3:07   Attendance: 3702
Weather: Cloudy, 62 WIND: NNE 15 mph
Game notes:
Kent Matthes hits NCAA-leading 11th home run in first inning ... Dugas
matches season-high four hits ... Alabama has scored 71 runs in its last
five wins ...
Putkonen faced 1 batter in the 4th.
Game: BAMA13

Composite Box Score
                               2009 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                            Samford at Alabama - Composite Box Score
                         Mar 11, 2009 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama (The JOE)

                                Samford 6 (5-8)

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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Miller cf          4  1  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   3  0  0
Ballard 2b         4  2  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0  0  0   0  0   1   3  2  0
Meredeth ss        4  0  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  4  0
Schulze lf         2  2  1  1   0  0  0  1   0  0  2  0  0  1   0  1   0   2  0  0
Hayes rf           3  1  0  0   0  0  0  2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
Bennett 1b         5  0  2  2   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  0   0   7  0  0
Cramer dh          5  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  1   0   0  0  0
Rodriguez 3b       2  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  0   0   0  0  1
McGriff 3b         1  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   0  0  1
Durham ph          1  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Moss c             5  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  2   0   7  1  0
Putkonen p         0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  2  0
Martin p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Lewallyn p         0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Nichols p          0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0
Totals......      36  6  8  3   0  0  0  6   0  0  3  0  0 10   0  4   1  24 10  2

                                Alabama 11 (9-4)

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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Dugas cf/lf        4  2  4  1   2  0  0  1   1  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Rutledge ss        5  1  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  1   0   2  2  2
Matthes rf         4  2  3  2   0  0  1  0   1  0  1  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  0  0
Wilson 2b          4  1  1  4   0  0  1  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   1  4  0
DiFazio c          2  1  2  0   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   6  0  1
Trotter c          3  2  2  1   0  0  1  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   4  0  0
May lf/1b          5  0  2  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   1   4  0  0
W. Henderson 1b    0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
Jones 1b           3  1  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   5  0  0
K. Moore lf        2  0  1  0   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   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        5  1  3  3   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   1  2  0
Rhoden dh          5  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   0  0  0
White p            0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Kebodeaux p        0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0
A. Evans p         0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Totals......      42 11 19 11   5  0  3  2   2  0  1  0  0  7   0  1   1  27  9  3

Samford                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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Putkonen  L,0-1       3.0  9  6  6  2  2   2  0  0  0   0  0  0   3  0  1  17 19   2  4  64
Martin                3.0  3  1  1  0  3   0  1  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  1  11 12   3  2  35
Lewallyn              1.1  5  3  3  0  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  1   9  9   2  1  36
Nichols               0.2  2  1  0  0  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   5  5   0  1  21

Alabama                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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Kilcrease  W,1-1      4.0  3  1  1  1  6   1  1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0  16 18   2  4  69
White                 1.2  0  2  0  3  1   0  1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   5  9   2  1  43
Kebodeaux             2.0  3  3  3  2  2   0  1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   9 12   2  2  52
A. Evans  S,1         1.1  2  0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   6  6   2  1  26

Umpires - HP: Jeff HEAD  1B: Kevin ASSMAN  3B: Mike McCRAY
Start: 6:35 PM   Time: 3:07   Attendance: 3702

Weather: Cloudy, 62 WIND: NNE 15 mph
Game notes:
Kent Matthes hits NCAA-leading 11th home run in first inning ... Dugas
matches season-high four hits ... Alabama has scored 71 runs in its last
five wins ...
Putkonen faced 1 batter in the 4th.
Game: BAMA13

Play-by-Play
                       2009 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                       Samford at Alabama - Play-by-Play
                 Mar 11, 2009 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama (The JOE)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Samford............. 001 002 210 -  6  8  2
Alabama............. 213 010 04X - 11 19  3
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Samford starters: 6/cf Miller; 14/2b Ballard; 3/ss Meredeth; 12/lf Schulze;
2/rf Hayes; 22/1b Bennett; 15/dh Cramer; 17/3b Rodriguez; 8/c Moss; 32/p
Putkonen;
Alabama starters: 1/cf Dugas; 2/ss Rutledge; 22/rf Matthes; 3/2b Wilson; 24/c
DiFazio; 6/lf May; 16/1b Jones; 14/3b J. Smith; 34/dh Rhoden; 28/p Kilcrease;

Samford 1st - Miller grounded out to 3b (2-2 BKFFB). Ballard grounded
out to 2b (3-2 BBKBS). Meredeth reached on a fielding error by ss (3-2
KBFBBFFF). Schulze walked (3-0 BBBB); Meredeth advanced to second. Hayes lined
out to rf (0-1 S). 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Alabama 1st - Dugas walked (3-0 BBBB). Rutledge struck out swinging (2-2
KBSBFS). Dugas stole second. Matthes homered to center field, 2 RBI (2-1 BBK);
Dugas scored. Wilson walked (3-0 BBBB). DiFazio singled to left field (0-0);
Wilson advanced to third. May grounded into double play p to 2b to 1b (3-2
KKBBBF); DiFazio out on the play. 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Samford 2nd - Bennett singled to left field (0-0). Cramer popped up to
lf to left center (0-0). Rodriguez struck out swinging (0-2 SSS). Moss singled
to shortstop (0-0); Bennett advanced to second. Miller grounded out to 3b
(0-0). 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama 2nd - Jones struck out swinging (1-2 FBSS). J. Smith singled to
left field (2-1 KBB). Rhoden popped up to 2b to right field (1-0 B). Dugas
doubled to right center, RBI (0-0); J. Smith scored. Rutledge grounded out to
ss (0-1 S). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Samford 3rd - Ballard hit by pitch (1-1 FB). Meredeth singled to center
field (0-0); Ballard advanced to second. Meredeth advanced to second on a wild
pitch; Ballard advanced to third on a wild pitch, scored on a throwing error by
c. Schulze struck out looking (2-2 FBFBK). Hayes grounded out to 2b (2-2 BKFB);
Meredeth advanced to third. Bennett struck out swinging (2-2 FKBBS). 1 run,
1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Alabama 3rd - Matthes singled to left field (2-2 BKBS). Matthes stole
second. Matthes advanced to third on a wild pitch. Wilson grounded out to ss,
RBI (3-1 BKBB); Matthes scored. DiFazio doubled to left field (1-2 KFB). May
singled through the left side (0-0); DiFazio advanced to third. Jones reached
on a fielder's choice (1-0 B); May out at second p to ss; DiFazio no advance.
Jones advanced to second on a wild pitch. J. Smith doubled to left center, 2
RBI (1-0 B); Jones scored; DiFazio scored. Rhoden popped up to cf to left
center (0-0). 3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Samford 4th - Cramer struck out swinging (1-2 KSBS). Rodriguez struck
out swinging (3-2 BSSFBBS). Moss struck out looking (1-2 BKSK). 0 runs, 0
hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 4th - Dugas singled to third base, bunt (0-0). Martin to p for
Putkonen. Rutledge struck out looking (0-2 KSK). Matthes singled to third base
(0-1 K); Dugas advanced to second, advanced to third on a throwing error by 3b.
Matthes out at second c to 2b. Wilson struck out swinging (3-2 BSBKFFBS). 0
runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Samford 5th - Trotter to c for DiFazio. White to p for Kilcrease. Miller
walked (3-2 BKKBBB). Ballard grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b (0-1 F);
Miller out on the play. Meredeth flied out to rf (1-2 KBK). 0 runs, 0 hits,
0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 5th - McGriff to 3b for Rodriguez. Trotter homered to left
center, RBI (0-0). May grounded out to 2b (1-0 B). Jones flied out to lf (1-0
B). J. Smith struck out swinging (2-2 BBFFS). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Samford 6th - May to 1b. K. Moore to lf for Jones. Schulze hit by pitch
(2-2 FBKBF). Hayes walked (3-2 BKSBBFB); Schulze advanced to second. Bennett
struck out swinging (3-2 KBBKBS). Cramer infield fly to 2b (0-0). McGriff
walked (3-1 BBBKB); Hayes advanced to second; Schulze advanced to third. Moss
reached on a fielding error by ss (2-2 BBKKF); McGriff advanced to second;
Hayes scored, unearned; Schulze scored, unearned. Kebodeaux to p for White.
Miller fouled out to 1b (0-0). 2 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Alabama 6th - Rhoden grounded out to ss (1-0 B). Dugas doubled down the
rf line (0-0). Rutledge flied out to rf down the rf line (2-0 BB); Dugas
advanced to third. Matthes hit by pitch (0-0). Wilson flied out to cf (1-2
BKK). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Samford 7th - Ballard singled to shortstop (0-0). Meredeth grounded out
to 2b (0-1 K); Ballard advanced to second. Schulze hit by pitch (3-2 KKBBBFFF).
Hayes walked (3-2 BBBKKB); Schulze advanced to second; Ballard advanced to
third. Bennett singled through the left side, 2 RBI (2-2 KBBSF); Hayes advanced
to second; Schulze scored; Ballard scored. Cramer infield fly to 3b (0-1 K).
McGriff struck out swinging (1-2 BSKFS). 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2
LOB.

Alabama 7th - Lewallyn to p for Martin. Trotter struck out swinging (2-2
KBKBS). May singled to center field (0-0). K. Moore doubled to right field (3-1
BBBK); May. J. Smith popped up to lf (1-1 BK). Rhoden grounded out to ss (1-1
BF). 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Samford 8th - Moss struck out looking (2-2 KBBFFK). Miller singled to
left field (2-2 BFFB). Ballard grounded out to p (1-1 KB); Miller advanced to
second. Meredeth walked (3-2 BBKKBB). A. Evans to p for Kebodeaux. Schulze
singled up the middle, RBI (2-2 BKBS); Meredeth advanced to third; Miller
scored. Hayes flied out to lf (2-0 BB). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama 8th - Dugas singled to left field (0-1 K). Rutledge singled to
first base, bunt (1-1 FB); Dugas advanced to second. Matthes flied out to cf
(3-2 KBBBSF); Rutledge advanced to second; Dugas advanced to third. Wilson
homered to left field, 3 RBI (3-2 FBFFBB); Rutledge scored; Dugas scored.
Nichols to p for Lewallyn. Trotter singled to center field (2-0 BB). May struck
out swinging (2-2 BBFKS). K. Moore reached on a throwing error by 3b (2-2
BFSB); Trotter advanced to third. J. Smith singled to center field, RBI (0-1
S); K. Moore advanced to second; Trotter scored, unearned. Rhoden grounded out
to p (2-2 KBFFB). 4 runs, 5 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Samford 9th - Dugas to lf. W. Henderson to 1b for May. Kubal to cf for
K. Moore. Bennett grounded out to ss (0-1 K). Cramer struck out looking (2-2
BBKKK). Durham pinch hit for McGriff. Durham singled to center field (1-2 KKB).
Moss popped up to ss to center field (2-2 KFBFBF). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors,
1 LOB.
Line score

Alabama 11, Samford 6 (Mar 11, 2009 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama)
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Samford............. 001 002 210  -  6  8  2      (5-8)
Alabama............. 213 010 04X  - 11 19  3      (9-4)
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Pitchers: Samford - Kyle Putkonen; Josh Martin(4); Mark Lewallyn(7); Kyle Nichols(8). Alabama -
Nathan Kilcrease; Tyler White(5); Casey Kebodeaux(6); Austin Evans(8).
Win-Nathan Kilcrease(1-1)  Save-Austin Evans(1)  Loss-Kyle Putkonen(0-1)  T-3:07  A-3702
HR UA - Kent Matthes (11); Ross Wilson (3); Cody Trotter (2).
Weather: Cloudy, 62 WIND: NNE 15 mph
Game notes:
Kent Matthes hits NCAA-leading 11th home run in first inning ... Dugas
matches season-high four hits ... Alabama has scored 71 runs in its last
five wins ...
Putkonen faced 1 batter in the 4th.
Game: BAMA13