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Alabama vs Mississippi State (May 1, 2009)

Box Score
                       2009 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                        #22 Alabama at Mississippi State
            May  1, 2009 at Starkville, Miss. (Polk-Dement Stadium)

Alabama 10 (31-15,13-9 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Taylor Dugas lf..........  5  2  2  1   1  0  5  0   0
Josh Rutledge ss.........  4  1  2  2   1  0  1  0   3
 Cal Tinsley 2b..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
Ross Wilson 2b/ss........  5  1  2  2   0  1  1  3   0
Kent Matthes rf..........  3  1  0  0   1  1  1  0   4
Brandon May dh...........  5  1  2  2   0  1  0  0   0
Jake Smith 3b............  3  1  1  0   1  0  1  1   0
Vin DiFazio c............  4  0  1  1   1  0  9  0   0
Clay Jones 1b............  4  2  1  0   1  1  8  1   2
Alex Kubal cf............  4  1  2  2   1  0  0  0   0
Austin Hyatt p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Austin Evans p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Jimmy Nelson p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  2   0
 Nathan Kilcrease p......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 37 10 13 10   7  4 27  8  10

Mississippi State 8 (21-25,6-16 SEC)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Grant Hogue cf...........  3  1  0  0   1  0  3  0   1
Luke Adkins lf...........  3  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Brent Brownlee lf.......  0  2  0  0   1  0  0  0   0
Cody Freeman c...........  1  0  0  0   1  1  6  2   0
 Scott DeLoach c.........  0  2  0  0   3  0  1  0   0
Ryan Duffy dh............  5  0  1  1   0  1  0  0   1
Connor Powers 1b.........  5  2  2  1   0  2  8  2   3
Ryan Collins rf..........  5  1  3  0   0  1  3  0   0
Russ Sneed 3b............  3  0  2  3   0  1  1  2   0
Jet Butler 2b............  5  0  1  1   0  0  2  1   1
Ryan Powers ss...........  2  0  0  0   0  2  1  2   1
 Frank Rawdow ss.........  2  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   2
Greg Houston p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Chad Crosswhite p.......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Caleb Reed p............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Devin Jones p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Drew Hollinghead p......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
Totals................... 34  8  9  6   6  8 27 10   9

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Alabama............. 010 400 050 - 10 13  1
Mississippi State... 000 000 134 -  8  9  2
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E - DiFazio(9); Freeman(3); Jones(2). DP - Miss. State 1. LOB - Alabama 10;
Miss. State 9. 2B - Rutledge(11); Wilson(13); Kubal(11); Duffy(6);
Collins(7); Sneed(7); Butler(10). 3B - Collins(4). HBP - Rutledge; Matthes;
Hogue; Brownlee. SF - Sneed 2(4). SB - Matthes(13). CS - Matthes(2); J.
Smith(3). Reached on CI - J. Smith.

Alabama                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Austin Hyatt........  7.0  4  2  2  4  7 24 29 119
Austin Evans........  0.1  2  2  2  1  1  3  4  19
Jimmy Nelson........  0.2  1  2  2  0  0  3  5  15
Nathan Kilcrease....  1.0  2  2  2  1  0  4  6  28

Mississippi State      IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Greg Houston........  3.2  4  5  5  4  3 14 20  88
Chad Crosswhite.....  0.1  2  0  0  0  0  3  3  12
Caleb Reed..........  3.1  4  3  3  2  1 12 15  55
Devin Jones.........  0.1  3  2  2  1  0  4  5  26
Drew Hollinghead....  1.1  0  0  0  0  0  4  4   4

Win - Hyatt (7-1).  Loss - Houston (1-2).  Save - None.
WP - Kilcrease(3); Reed(1). HBP - by Houston (Rutledge); by Houston (Matthes);
by Nelson (Hogue); by Nelson (Brownlee). BK - Kilcrease(4). CI - Freeman.
Inherited runners/scored: A. Evans 1/1; Nelson 3/2; Kilcrease 2/2; Crosswhite
1/1; Reed 1/0; Jones 2/2; Hollinghead 2/0. Pitches/strikes: Hyatt 119/74; A.
Evans 19/9; Nelson 15/10; Kilcrease 28/17; Houston 88/50; Crosswhite 12/7; Reed
55/35; Jones 26/15; Hollinghead 4/4.
Umpires - HP: Steve DEW  1B: A.J. LOSTAGLIO  3B: Scott CLINE
Start: 6:34 PM   Time: 3:53   Attendance: 5993
Weather: Sunny, 84, SSW 8 mph (out RC)
Game notes:
Hyatt's first inning walk was his first in 25 innings, dating back to April
4th ... Wilson two hits, two RBI and extends hitting streak to six game
UA has won 10 of last 13 SEC games ... UA no home runs in last three SEC
games
Crosswhite faced 1 batter in the 5th.
Hyatt faced 1 batter in the 8th.
Nelson faced 2 batters in the 9th.
Game: BAMA46

Composite Box Score
                               2009 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                     #22 Alabama at Mississippi State - Composite Box Score
                    May  1, 2009 at Starkville, Miss. (Polk-Dement Stadium)

                          Alabama 10 (31-15,13-9 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  2  2  1   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   1   5  0  0
Rutledge ss        4  1  2  2   1  0  0  1   0  0  1  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
Tinsley 2b         0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0
Wilson 2b/ss       5  1  2  2   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   1  3  0
Matthes rf         3  1  0  0   0  0  0  1   1  1  1  0  0  1   0  0   0   1  0  0
May dh             5  1  2  2   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   0  0  0
J. Smith 3b        3  1  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  1  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  1  0
DiFazio c          4  0  1  1   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   9  0  1
Jones 1b           4  2  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   8  1  0
Kubal cf           4  1  2  2   1  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Hyatt p            0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  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  2  0
Kilcrease p        0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Totals......      37 10 13 10   3  0  0  7   1  2  2  0  0  4   0  0   1  27  8  1

                      Mississippi State 8 (21-25,6-16 SEC)

Player            AB  R  H BI  2B 3B HR BB  SB CS HP SH SF SO IBB KL GDP  PO  A  E
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Hogue cf           3  1  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  1  0  0  0   0  0   0   3  0  0
Adkins lf          3  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
Brownlee lf        0  2  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  1  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Freeman c          1  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   6  2  1
DeLoach c          0  2  0  0   0  0  0  3   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
Duffy dh           5  0  1  1   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   0  0  0
C. Powers 1b       5  2  2  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  0   0   8  2  0
Collins rf         5  1  3  0   1  1  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   3  0  0
Sneed 3b           3  0  2  3   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  2  1   0  0   0   1  2  0
Butler 2b          5  0  1  1   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  1  0
R. Powers ss       2  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  1   0   1  2  0
Rawdow ss          2  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Houston p          0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
Crosswhite p       0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Reed p             0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Jones p            0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  1
Hollinghead p      0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0
Totals......      34  8  9  6   4  1  0  6   0  0  2  0  2  8   0  1   0  27 10  2

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,7-1          7.0  4  2  2  4  7   0  0  0  0   0  1  0   3  1  0  24 29   9  5 119
A. Evans              0.1  2  2  2  1  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   3  4   0  0  19
Nelson                0.2  1  2  2  0  0   0  2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   3  5   0  2  15
Kilcrease             1.0  2  2  2  1  0   1  0  1  0   0  1  0   1  0  0   4  6   1  2  28

Mississippi State      IP  H  R ER BB SO  WP HB BK IBB SH SF CI  2B 3B HR  AB BF  FO GO  NP
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Houston  L,1-2        3.2  4  5  5  4  3   0  2  0  0   0  0  0   2  0  0  14 20   6  1  88
Crosswhite            0.1  2  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0   3  3   1  0  12
Reed                  3.1  4  3  3  2  1   1  0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  0  12 15   5  2  55
Jones                 0.1  3  2  2  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   4  5   0  1  26
Hollinghead           1.1  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   4  4   2  2   4

Umpires - HP: Steve DEW  1B: A.J. LOSTAGLIO  3B: Scott CLINE
Start: 6:34 PM   Time: 3:53   Attendance: 5993

Weather: Sunny, 84, SSW 8 mph (out RC)
Game notes:
Hyatt's first inning walk was his first in 25 innings, dating back to April
4th ... Wilson two hits, two RBI and extends hitting streak to six game
UA has won 10 of last 13 SEC games ... UA no home runs in last three SEC
games
Crosswhite faced 1 batter in the 5th.
Hyatt faced 1 batter in the 8th.
Nelson faced 2 batters in the 9th.
Game: BAMA46

Play-by-Play
                       2009 ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE BASEBALL
                #22 Alabama at Mississippi State - Play-by-Play
            May  1, 2009 at Starkville, Miss. (Polk-Dement Stadium)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
-------------------------------------------
Alabama............. 010 400 050 - 10 13  1
Mississippi State... 000 000 134 -  8  9  2
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Alabama starters: 1/lf Dugas; 2/ss Rutledge; 3/2b Wilson; 22/rf Matthes; 6/dh
May; 14/3b J. Smith; 24/c DiFazio; 16/1b Jones; 5/cf Kubal; 36/p Hyatt;
Mississippi State starters: 3/cf Hogue; 10/lf Adkins; 29/c Freeman; 14/dh
Duffy; 25/1b C. Powers; 38/rf Collins; 5/3b Sneed; 13/2b Butler; 7/ss R.
Powers; 51/p Houston;

Alabama 1st - Dugas out at first 1b to p (1-2 KBF). Rutledge hit by
pitch (2-2 KKBB). Wilson flied out to lf (0-0). Matthes struck out swinging
(1-2 KSBS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Mississippi State 1st - Hogue grounded out to 2b (1-2 KBK). Adkins
grounded out to 2b (0-0). Freeman walked (3-1 BBKBB). Hyatt's first walk in 25
innings dating back to April 4th. Duffy fouled out to 1b (2-2 BBSFF). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 2nd - May flied out to rf (3-2 KSBBB). J. Smith walked (3-2
SSBFBFBFB). DiFazio walked (3-1 KBBBB); J. Smith advanced to second. Jones
popped up to 1b down the rf line (1-1 BK). Kubal singled to center field, RBI
(0-0); DiFazio advanced to second; J. Smith scored. Dugas walked (3-1 SBBBB);
Kubal advanced to second; DiFazio advanced to third. Rutledge fouled out to c
(0-0). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB.

Mississippi State 2nd - C. Powers grounded out to 3b (1-0 B). Collins
struck out swinging (2-2 BBKKS). Sneed struck out swinging (2-2 KKBFBS). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 3rd - Wilson struck out swinging (3-2 BKBBFS). Matthes hit by
pitch (1-1 BK). May struck out swinging (2-2 KFBBS). Matthes out at second c to
2b, caught stealing. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Mississippi State 3rd - Butler fouled out to c (3-2 FBBFFB). R. Powers
struck out looking (0-2 FFK). Hogue lined out to lf to left center (1-2 BKK).
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 4th - J. Smith fouled out to 1b down the rf line (1-1 BS).
DiFazio flied out to cf (2-1 BKB). Jones walked (3-1 BBBKB). Kubal doubled down
the lf line, RBI (0-2 FKF); Jones scored. Dugas singled up the middle, RBI (3-2
BBFFFB); Kubal scored. Rutledge doubled to left center, RBI (0-0); Dugas
scored. Crosswhite to p for Houston. Wilson doubled to left center, RBI (2-2
BBFK); Rutledge scored. Matthes flied out to rf to right center (1-1 BK). 4
runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Mississippi State 4th - Adkins flied out to lf (1-2 BKK). Freeman struck
out swinging (1-2 KFBS). Duffy doubled to left center (0-1 F). C. Powers struck
out swinging (1-2 BKSS). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 5th - May singled up the middle (2-1 KBB). Reed to p for
Crosswhite. J. Smith reached on catcher's interference (1-1 BK); May advanced
to second. DiFazio reached on a fielder's choice, bunt (2-0 BB); J. Smith
advanced to second; May out at third 1b to 3b. DiFazio advanced to second on a
wild pitch; J. Smith advanced to third on a wild pitch. Jones struck out
swinging (2-2 FKBBS). J. Smith out at home c to ss to c, caught stealing. 0
runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Mississippi State 5th - Collins flied out to lf (2-2 BBFFFF). Sneed
doubled down the lf line (0-0). Dropped foul ball, E2. Butler flied out to lf
(1-2 FBFF). R. Powers struck out swinging (2-2 BFFFBS). 0 runs, 1 hit, 1
error, 1 LOB.

Alabama 6th - DeLoach to c for Freeman. Kubal walked (3-2 BKBSFBB).
Dugas grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b (1-2 BFF); Kubal out on the
play. Rutledge walked (3-2 KFBBBFFB). Wilson singled to left field (2-2 KBBK);
Rutledge advanced to second. Matthes flied out to cf (0-1 K). 0 runs, 1 hit,
0 errors, 2 LOB.

Mississippi State 6th - Hogue walked (3-1 SBBBB). Adkins grounded out to
2b (2-2 BKBK); Hogue advanced to second. DeLoach walked (3-2 BBBKKB). Duffy out
at first 1b to p (0-1 K); DeLoach advanced to second; Hogue advanced to third.
C. Powers struck out swinging (2-2 FFBBS). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2
LOB.

Alabama 7th - Brownlee to lf for Adkins. Rawdow to ss for R. Powers. May
flied out to rf to right center (0-1 F). J. Smith fouled out to 1b down the rf
line (0-0). DiFazio fouled out to c (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Mississippi State 7th - Collins tripled to right center (2-1 BKB). Sneed
flied out to lf, SF, RBI (2-0 BB); Collins scored. Butler doubled to right
center (0-0). Rawdow popped up to 2b to right field (1-0 B). Hogue lined out to
3b (0-0). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 8th - Jones singled to right field (0-0). Kubal fouled out to
1b, bunt (0-0). Dugas singled through the left side (2-2 FKBBFF); Jones
advanced to second. Rutledge singled to right field, RBI (1-0 B); Dugas
advanced to third; Jones scored. Jones to p for Reed. Wilson reached on a
fielder's choice, RBI (1-2 SSB); Rutledge out at second 3b to 2b; Dugas scored.
Wilson advanced to second on a throwing error by p, failed pickoff attempt,
advanced to third. Matthes walked (3-0 BBBB). Matthes stole second. May singled
up the middle, 2 RBI (3-2 BBFBK); Matthes scored; Wilson scored. J. Smith
singled to shortstop (2-2 BKFFFFB); May advanced to second. DiFazio singled to
right field, RBI (1-0 B); J. Smith advanced to third; May scored. Hollinghead
to p for Jones. Jones lined out to cf (0-0). 5 runs, 6 hits, 1 error, 2
LOB.

Mississippi State 8th - Brownlee walked (3-2 KBKFBBB). A. Evans to p for
Hyatt. DeLoach walked (3-1 KBBBB); Brownlee advanced to second. Duffy struck
out swinging (1-2 KBKS). C. Powers singled to right field, RBI (3-2 BKBBS);
DeLoach advanced to second; Brownlee scored. Collins singled to right field
(2-1 KBB); C. Powers advanced to second; DeLoach advanced to third. Nelson to p
for A. Evans. Sneed singled to center field, RBI (3-2 BFSBFB); Collins advanced
to second; C. Powers advanced to third; DeLoach scored. Butler reached on a
fielder's choice, RBI (0-0); Sneed out at second p to ss; Collins advanced to
third; C. Powers scored. Rawdow grounded out to p (2-2 BFKB). 3 runs, 3
hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama 9th - Kubal grounded out to 3b, bunt (0-0). Dugas grounded out
to p (0-0). Rutledge fouled out to 1b (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Mississippi State 9th - ALABAMA was retired on three pitches in the
ninth inning. Tinsley to 2b for Rutledge. Wilson to ss. Hogue hit by pitch
(0-0). Brownlee hit by pitch (0-0); Hogue advanced to second. Kilcrease to p
for Nelson. DeLoach walked (3-2 KBKBBB); Brownlee advanced to second; Hogue
advanced to third. Duffy grounded out to 1b unassisted, RBI (1-2 BKK); DeLoach
advanced to second; Brownlee advanced to third; Hogue scored. DeLoach advanced
to third on a balk; Brownlee scored on a balk. DeLoach scored on a wild pitch.
C. Powers singled to left field (3-2 BKBSBF). Collins doubled to right center
(2-1 KBB); C. Powers advanced to third. Sneed flied out to rf, SF, RBI (0-1 K);
Collins advanced to third; C. Powers scored. Butler grounded out to 2b (1-1
BK). 4 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.
Line score

Alabama 10, Mississippi State 8 (May  1, 2009 at Starkville, Miss.)
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Alabama............. 010 400 050  - 10 13  1      (31-15, 13-9 SEC)
Mississippi State... 000 000 134  -  8  9  2      (21-25, 6-16 SEC)
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Pitchers: Alabama - Austin Hyatt; Austin Evans(8); Jimmy Nelson(8); Nathan Kilcrease(9).
Mississippi State - Greg Houston; Chad Crosswhite(4); Caleb Reed(5); Devin Jones(8);
Drew Hollinghead(8).
Win-Austin Hyatt(7-1)  Loss-Greg Houston(1-2)  T-3:53  A-5993
Weather: Sunny, 84, SSW 8 mph (out RC)
Game notes:
Hyatt's first inning walk was his first in 25 innings, dating back to April
4th ... Wilson two hits, two RBI and extends hitting streak to six game
UA has won 10 of last 13 SEC games ... UA no home runs in last three SEC
games
Crosswhite faced 1 batter in the 5th.
Hyatt faced 1 batter in the 8th.
Nelson faced 2 batters in the 9th.
Game: BAMA46
     
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