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Georgia vs Alabama (Mar 14, 2009)

Box Score
                       2009 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                         #1 Georgia at Alabama (Game 1)
                 Mar 14, 2009 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama (THE JOE)

Georgia 5 (14-1,0-1 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB  Avg.
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Johnathan Taylor lf......  5  0  1  0   0  1  0  0   0  .420
Matt Cerione cf..........  5  0  1  1   0  1  5  0   0  .324
Colby May 3b.............  4  0  2  1   1  1  0  5   1  .362
Rich Poythress 1b........  5  0  2  0   0  0 10  0   2  .424
Bryce Massanari c........  4  0  0  0   0  1  5  1   4  .333
Joey Lewis dh............  4  0  0  0   0  2  0  0   0  .354
Chase Davidson rf........  3  1  1  0   0  1  1  0   0  .340
 Lyle Allen rf...........  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  .370
Michael Demperio ss......  3  2  1  0   1  0  1  3   0  .321
Levi Hyams 2b............  3  2  1  3   1  0  2  2   1  .295
Trevor Holder p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0     -
 Justin Earls p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0     -
 Will Harvil p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0     -
 Steve Esmonde p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0     -
Totals................... 37  5  9  5   3  7 24 12   8

Alabama 9 (10-4,1-0 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB  Avg.
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Taylor Dugas lf..........  5  1  2  0   0  0  2  0   0  .400
Josh Rutledge ss.........  5  1  0  0   0  0  4  4   0  .258
Ross Wilson 2b...........  4  2  2  1   1  0  2  3   1  .361
Kent Matthes rf..........  5  3  3  3   0  1  1  0   1  .483
Brandon May dh...........  2  2  2  0   3  0  0  0   0  .348
Vin DiFazio c............  3  0  1  1   1  1  7  0   0  .324
Clay Jones 1b............  3  0  1  2   2  1  4  0   0  .250
 Wes Henderson 1b........  0  0  0  0   0  0  2  0   0  .545
Jake Smith 3b............  5  0  3  1   0  1  1  0   4  .364
Alex Kubal cf............  5  0  0  0   0  1  4  0   6  .143
Austin Hyatt p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0     -
 Austin Evans p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0     -
 Jimmy Nelson p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0     -
Totals................... 37  9 14  8   7  5 27  7  12

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Georgia............. 030 000 002 -  5  9  2
Alabama............. 004 013 01X -  9 14  2
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E - Massanari(2); Davidson(2); Wilson 2(6). DP - Alabama 1. LOB - Georgia 8;
Alabama 12. 2B - May(3); Dugas(6); Matthes(4); J. Smith(5). HR - Hyams(1);
Matthes(12). SF - DiFazio(1). SB - Taylor(13); Wilson(1). CS - May(1).

Georgia                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP   ERA
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Trevor Holder.......  5.0  8  5  1  4  4 23 27 105  1.98
Justin Earls........  0.1  1  1  1  0  0  2  2   7 10.38
Will Harvil.........  0.2  2  2  2  3  0  3  7  31  5.11
Steve Esmonde.......  2.0  3  1  0  0  1  9  9  26  2.45

Alabama                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP   ERA
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Austin Hyatt........  8.0  8  3  2  1  6 33 34 127  2.06
Austin Evans........  0.0  0  2  2  2  0  0  2  10  4.82
Jimmy Nelson........  1.0  1  0  0  0  1  4  4  16  1.80

Win - Hyatt (4-0).  Loss - Holder (3-1).  Save - None.
WP - Esmonde(1); Nelson(1). PB - Massanari(1). Inherited runners/scored: Harvil
1/1; Nelson 2/2. Pitches/strikes: Holder 105/67; Earls 7/4; Harvil 31/12;
Esmonde 26/18; Hyatt 127/85; A. Evans 10/2; Nelson 16/11.
Umpires - HP: Tony MANERS  1B: John WHITAKER  3B: Richie TALENT
Start: 2:05 PM   Time: 3:03   Attendance:
Weather: Cloudy, 59 (30% Rain), NNE 7
Game notes:
Alabama-Georgia series opener was rained out on March 13 and rescheduled
for March 14 double-header ... Alabama snaps Georgia's 14-game winning strk
Matthes hits NCAA-leading 12th home run ... He has homered in 10 of last 12
games and four straight ...
A. Evans faced 2 batters in the 9th.
Game: BAMA14

Composite Box Score
                               2009 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                      #1 Georgia at Alabama (Game 1) - Composite Box Score
                         Mar 14, 2009 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama (THE JOE)

                            Georgia 5 (14-1,0-1 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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Taylor lf          5  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   1  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   0  0  0
Cerione cf         5  0  1  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   5  0  0
May 3b             4  0  2  1   1  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   0  5  0
Poythress 1b       5  0  2  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0  10  0  0
Massanari c        4  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   5  1  1
Lewis dh           4  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  1   0   0  0  0
Davidson rf        3  1  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   1  0  1
Allen rf           1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Demperio ss        3  2  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  3  0
Hyams 2b           3  2  1  3   0  0  1  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  2  0
Holder p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Earls p            0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Harvil p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Esmonde p          0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0
Totals......      37  5  9  5   1  0  1  3   1  0  0  0  0  7   0  3   0  24 12  2

                            Alabama 9 (10-4,1-0 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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Dugas lf           5  1  2  0   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  0  0
Rutledge ss        5  1  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   4  4  0
Wilson 2b          4  2  2  1   0  0  0  1   1  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  3  2
Matthes rf         5  3  3  3   1  0  1  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   1  0  0
May dh             2  2  2  0   0  0  0  3   0  1  0  0  0  0   1  0   0   0  0  0
DiFazio c          3  0  1  1   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  1  1   0  0   0   7  0  0
Jones 1b           3  0  1  2   0  0  0  2   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   4  0  0
W. Henderson 1b    0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  0  0
J. Smith 3b        5  0  3  1   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   1  0  0
Kubal cf           5  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   4  0  0
Hyatt p            0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
A. Evans p         0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Nelson p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Totals......      37  9 14  8   3  0  1  7   1  1  0  0  1  5   1  2   0  27  7  2

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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Holder  L,3-1         5.0  8  5  1  4  4   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  1  23 27   4  6 105
Earls                 0.1  1  1  1  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0   2  2   1  0   7
Harvil                0.2  2  2  2  3  0   0  0  0  1   0  1  0   1  0  0   3  7   1  1  31
Esmonde               2.0  3  1  0  0  1   1  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   9  9   2  3  26

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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Hyatt  W,4-0          8.0  8  3  2  1  6   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  1  33 34  12  5 127
A. Evans              0.0  0  2  2  2  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0  2   0  0  10
Nelson                1.0  1  0  0  0  1   1  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   4  4   0  2  16

Umpires - HP: Tony MANERS  1B: John WHITAKER  3B: Richie TALENT
Start: 2:05 PM   Time: 3:03   Attendance:

Weather: Cloudy, 59 (30% Rain), NNE 7
Game notes:
Alabama-Georgia series opener was rained out on March 13 and rescheduled
for March 14 double-header ... Alabama snaps Georgia's 14-game winning strk
Matthes hits NCAA-leading 12th home run ... He has homered in 10 of last 12
games and four straight ...
A. Evans faced 2 batters in the 9th.
Game: BAMA14

Play-by-Play
                       2009 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                 #1 Georgia at Alabama (Game 1) - Play-by-Play
                 Mar 14, 2009 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama (THE JOE)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Georgia............. 030 000 002 -  5  9  2
Alabama............. 004 013 01X -  9 14  2
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Georgia starters: 2/lf Taylor; 10/cf Cerione; 25/3b May; 33/1b Poythress; 29/c
Massanari; 23/dh Lewis; 34/rf Davidson; 15/ss Demperio; 3/2b Hyams; 17/p
Holder;
Alabama starters: 1/lf Dugas; 2/ss Rutledge; 3/2b Wilson; 22/rf Matthes; 6/dh
May; 24/c DiFazio; 16/1b Jones; 14/3b J. Smith; 5/cf Kubal; 36/p Hyatt;

Georgia 1st - Taylor flied out to lf (3-2 BKBBF). Cerione singled to
second base (1-2 FKB). May struck out looking (0-2 SFK). Poythress singled to
right center (0-0); Cerione advanced to third. Massanari struck out looking
(1-2 KSBK). 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama 1st - Dugas grounded out to 2b (2-1 BBF). Rutledge flied out to
rf (3-2 BBSFB). Wilson flied out to cf (3-2 BKBBK). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Georgia 2nd - Lewis struck out looking (1-2 FFBFFK). Davidson singled to
right field (0-2 KSFF). Demperio reached on a fielder's choice (1-1 KB);
Davidson advanced to second on a muffed throw by 2b, assist by ss. Hyams
homered down the rf line, 3 RBI (1-1 BF); Demperio scored; Davidson scored,
unearned. Taylor popped up to ss to left field (1-2 KBF). Cerione reached on a
fielding error by 2b (0-0). May reached on a fielder's choice (2-1 BBF);
Cerione out at second ss to 2b. 3 runs, 2 hits, 2 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 2nd - Matthes struck out looking (1-2 KBFK). May walked (3-0
BBBB). DiFazio walked (3-1 BKBBB); May advanced to second. Jones reached on a
fielder's choice (0-1 K); DiFazio out at second ss to 2b; May advanced to
third. J. Smith struck out looking (0-2 FFFFK). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2
LOB.

Georgia 3rd - Poythress flied out to cf to right center (1-0 B). Kubal
crashes into wall as he makes spectacular catch. Massanari flied out to cf to
right center (1-2 SBF). Lewis popped up to 2b to right center (0-0). 0 runs,
0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 3rd - Kubal struck out swinging (0-2 KFS). Dugas flied out to cf
to right center (0-1 K). Rutledge reached on a dropped fly by rf down the rf
line, advanced to second (1-2 KBK). Wilson singled up the middle, RBI (3-1
BBFB); Rutledge scored, unearned. Wilson stole second. Matthes singled to right
center, RBI (2-2 SFBB); Wilson scored, unearned. MATTHES extends hitting streak
to 14 games. May singled to right field (1-2 KFBFF); Matthes advanced to
second. DiFazio singled up the middle (0-0); May advanced to second; Matthes
advanced to third. Jones singled through the left side, 2 RBI (1-0 B); DiFazio
advanced to second; May scored, unearned; Matthes scored, unearned. J. Smith
popped up to ss to left field (1-2 BKF). 4 runs, 5 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Georgia 4th - Davidson grounded out to ss (2-2 SBSBF). Demperio popped
up to cf to left center (2-2 FFBB). Hyams popped up to ss to left field (1-0
B). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 4th - Kubal grounded out to 3b (1-0 B). Dugas singled up the
middle (0-1 K). Rutledge reached on a fielder's choice (2-2 BKFB); Dugas out at
first ss to 1b. Wilson grounded out to ss (1-2 FKB). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Georgia 5th - Taylor singled to center field (3-2 BKKBB). Taylor stole
second. Cerione lined into double play ss unassisted (2-2 BKBS); Taylor out on
the play. May walked (3-0 BBBB). Poythress singled to left field (1-0 B); May
advanced to second. Massanari flied out to rf (0-0). 0 runs, 2 hits, 0
errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama 5th - Matthes homered down the lf line, RBI (0-1 F). MATTHES
NCAA leading 12th home run ... He has more home runs than 181. NCAA Division-I
teams. May walked (3-2 SBSBBFFB). DiFazio struck out swinging (0-2 FSS). May
out at second c to 2b, caught stealing. Jones walked (3-1 SBBBB). J. Smith
doubled down the lf line (0-1 F); Jones advanced to third. Kubal grounded out
to 3b (0-1 K). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Georgia 6th - Lewis grounded out to ss (0-0). Davidson struck out
swinging (2-2 KFFBFBFFFFFK). 12-pitch at-bat ends in strikeout for Davidson.
Demperio singled to right center (2-1 BBK). Hyams popped up to 3b (1-1 BF).
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 6th - Earls to p for Holder. Allen to rf for Davidson. Dugas
doubled to right center (3-2 BKBBK). Rutledge lined out to 1b (0-0). Harvil to
p for Earls. Wilson walked (3-2 BBBKSB). Matthes doubled down the lf line, RBI
(1-2 KSB); Wilson advanced to third; Dugas scored. May intentionally walked
(3-0 BBBB). DiFazio flied out to cf to right center, SF, RBI (2-1 BBK); May
advanced to second; Matthes advanced to third; Wilson scored. Jones walked (3-0
BBBB). J. Smith singled to second base, RBI (2-2 SFBB); Jones advanced to
second; May advanced to third; Matthes scored. Kubal grounded out to 3b (2-1
BBK). 3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB.

Georgia 7th - Taylor grounded out to 2b (1-1 BK). Cerione struck out
swinging (2-2 KKBBS). May doubled down the lf line (0-0). Poythress flied out
to lf (0-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 7th - Esmonde to p for Harvil. Dugas flied out to cf (0-0).
Rutledge flied out to cf (0-1 K). Wilson singled to shortstop (0-1 K). Matthes
out at first p to 2b to 1b (0-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Georgia 8th - Massanari grounded out to 1b unassisted (2-0 BB). Lewis
struck out swinging (2-2 BKFBS). Allen flied out to cf to right center (2-2
BFFB). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 8th - May singled to center field (0-0). May advanced to second
on a wild pitch. DiFazio grounded out to 3b (2-0 BB). Jones struck out swinging
(2-2 FBSBS). May advanced to third on a passed ball, scored on a throwing error
by c, unearned. J. Smith singled to left field (1-1 BS). Kubal grounded out to
3b (3-2 BBBKF). 1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Georgia 9th - W. Henderson to 1b for Jones. A. Evans to p for Hyatt.
Demperio walked (3-1 BKBBB). Hyams walked (3-1 BBBKB); Demperio advanced to
second. Nelson to p for A. Evans. Hyams advanced to second on a wild pitch;
Demperio advanced to third on a wild pitch. Taylor struck out swinging (1-2
KFBFFS). Cerione grounded out to 2b, RBI (3-1 FBBB); Hyams advanced to third;
Demperio scored. May singled through the left side, RBI (0-0); Hyams scored.
Poythress grounded out to 2b (1-2 BFF). 2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.
Line score

Alabama 9, Georgia 5 (Mar 14, 2009 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama) (Game 1)
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Georgia............. 030 000 002  -  5  9  2      (14-1, 0-1 SEC)
Alabama............. 004 013 01X  -  9 14  2      (10-4, 1-0 SEC)
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Pitchers: Georgia - Trevor Holder; Justin Earls(6); Will Harvil(6); Steve Esmonde(7). Alabama -
Austin Hyatt; Austin Evans(9); Jimmy Nelson(9).
Win-Austin Hyatt(4-0)  Loss-Trevor Holder(3-1)  T-3:03  A-0
HR UG - Levi Hyams (1).
HR UA - Kent Matthes (12).
Weather: Cloudy, 59 (30% Rain), NNE 7
Game notes:
Alabama-Georgia series opener was rained out on March 13 and rescheduled
for March 14 double-header ... Alabama snaps Georgia's 14-game winning strk
Matthes hits NCAA-leading 12th home run ... He has homered in 10 of last 12
games and four straight ...
A. Evans faced 2 batters in the 9th.
Game: BAMA14
     
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