Recap

Alabama vs Kentucky (Apr 9, 2010)

 
Box Score
 

2010 ALABAMA BASEBALL
#19 Alabama at Kentucky
Apr 9, 2010 at Lexington, Kentucky (Cliff Hagan Stadium)

Alabama 6 (20-10,4-6 SEC)

Player   ab    r    h  rbi   bb   so   po    a  lob 
Jon Kelton lf 
Josh Rutledge ss 
Taylor Dugas cf 
Clay Jones 1b  10 
Ross Wilson 2b 
Jake Smith 3b 
Chris Smelley dh 
   David Kindred ph 
Cal Tinsley rf 
Brock Bennett
Adam Morgan
   Jason Townsend
   Brett Whitaker
Totals  38  12  11  24  13 
  

Kentucky 7 (20-11,3-7 SEC)

Player   ab    r    h  rbi   bb   so   po    a  lob 
Chad Wright lf 
Chris Bisson 2b 
Gunner Glad 1b  10 
Braden Kapteyn dh/p 
Andy Burns 3b 
Keenan Wiley cf 
Taylor Black ss 
Marcus Nidiffer c  10 
   Cory Farris ph/rf 
Neiko Johnson rf 
   Lance Ray ph 
   Navarro Hall pr 
   Luke Maile c 
Logan Darnell p 
   Mike Kaczmarek p 
   Nick Kennedy p 
   Matt Little p 
Totals  32  14  27  11 

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Alabama............. 021 000 102 -  6 12  1
Kentucky............ 010 011 04X -  7 14  3
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E - Rutledge(6); A. Burns(8); T. Black(14); L. Darnell(3). DP - Alabama 1; Kentucky 1. LOB - Alabama 7; Kentucky 7. 2B - Kelton 2(8); J. Smith(4); G. Glad(8). HR - Jones(6); Bennett(2); A. Burns 2(9). HBP - C. Wright; M. Nidiffer. SH - T. Black(6); N. Johnson(3). CS - Wilson(1); K. Wiley(3).

Alabama   ip  er  bb  so  wp  bk  hbp  ibb  ab  bf  fo  go  np 
Adam Morgan L,4-1  7.2  11  28  34  110 
Jason Townsend   0.0  11 
Brett Whitaker   0.1 
  
Kentucky   ip  er  bb  so  wp  bk  hbp  ibb  ab  bf  fo  go  np 
Logan Darnell   4.2  19  21  92 
Braden Kapteyn   1.2  33 
Mike Kaczmarek   0.1 
Nick Kennedy W,3-1  1.1  20 
Matt Little S,5  1.0 

Win - N. Kennedy (3-1). Loss - Morgan (4-1). Save - M. Little (5). WP - Whitaker(4). HBP - by Morgan (M. Nidiffer); by Morgan (C. Wright). BK - Morgan(1). Inherited runners/scored: Townsend 2/2; Whitaker 1/1; B. Kapteyn 2/0; M. Kaczmarek 1/0; N. Kennedy 1/0; M. Little 1/0. Pitches/strikes: Morgan 110/74; Townsend 11/7; Whitaker 9/5; L. Darnell 92/49; B. Kapteyn 33/17; M. Kaczmarek 5/3; N. Kennedy 20/16; M. Little 9/6.

Umpires - HP: Donald GILMORE 1B: Mark CHAPMAN 3B: Richie TALLENT
Start: 6:32 PM Time: 3:06 Attendance: 2179
Weather: Clear, 56 degrees, NW 12 mph Game notes: Brock Bennett give UA a 4-3 lead in 7th inning with his first career SEC home run ... Chris Smelley career-high two hits ... Jon Kelton ties career high with three hits and two doubles ... UA sixth blown save of season and second in SEC play.
Townsend faced 2 batters in the 8th.
N. Kennedy faced 3 batters in the 9th.

 
Play-by-Play
 

2010 ALABAMA BASEBALL
#19 Alabama at Kentucky
Apr 9, 2010 at Lexington, Kentucky (Cliff Hagan Stadium)

Alabama starters: 10/lf Kelton; 2/ss Rutledge; 1/cf Dugas; 16/1b Jones; 3/2b Wilson; 14/3b J. Smith; 22/dh Smelley; 38/rf Tinsley; 41/c Bennett; 32/p Morgan;

Kentucky starters: 24/lf C. Wright; 29/2b C. Bisson; 11/1b G. Glad; 30/dh B. Kapteyn; 8/3b A. Burns; 46/cf K. Wiley; 5/ss T. Black; 12/c M. Nidiffer; 3/rf N. Johnson; 15/p L. Darnell;

Alabama 1st - Kelton singled to right field (2-1 KBB). Rutledge struck out looking (2-2 BSSBK). Dugas lined into double play 1b unassisted (0-1 K); Kelton out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Kentucky 1st - C. Wright popped up to 2b (3-2 BKBFB). C. Bisson grounded out to 1b unassisted (1-0 B). G. Glad singled to left field (2-1 KBB). B. Kapteyn flied out to cf (1-2 FFB). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 2nd - Jones reached on a fielding error by 3b (3-1 BBKB). Wilson reached on a fielder's choice (2-2 BFFB); Jones out at second 2b to ss. Wilson out at second p to 1b to p, picked off, caught stealing. J. Smith doubled to left center (3-2 KBFBB). Smelley singled up the middle, RBI (0-0); J. Smith scored. Tinsley walked (3-2 BBBKSFB); Smelley advanced to second. Bennett singled to left center, RBI, advanced to second (0-0); Tinsley advanced to third; Smelley scored. Kelton struck out looking (2-2 BBKKK). 2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Kentucky 2nd - A. Burns homered to left field, RBI (0-1 F). K. Wiley walked (3-2 BBSFBB). T. Black flied out to rf (2-1 BSB). K. Wiley out at second 1b to ss to 2b to p, picked off, caught stealing. M. Nidiffer hit by pitch (0-1 K). N. Johnson popped up to 1b, assist by p (0-0). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 3rd - Rutledge struck out looking (2-2 KSBBK). Dugas struck out looking (2-2 KKFBBK). Jones homered to left center, RBI (2-1 BBF). Wilson struck out looking (2-2 BBKFK). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Kentucky 3rd - C. Wright singled to center field (2-2 KFBBF). C. Bisson reached on a fielder's choice, bunt (0-0); C. Wright out at second p to ss. G. Glad grounded out to 3b (3-2 BBBKK); C. Bisson advanced to second. B. Kapteyn popped up to rf (0-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 4th - J. Smith grounded out to 2b (2-0 BB). Smelley flied out to lf to left center (1-0 B). Tinsley reached on a throwing error by ss, grounded out to 1b unassisted (3-1 FBBB). 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB.

Kentucky 4th - A. Burns grounded out to p (1-0 B). K. Wiley singled to center field (2-2 KBBFF). T. Black grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (0-2 SS); K. Wiley out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 5th - Bennett struck out swinging (3-2 SSBBBS). Kelton grounded out to 2b (3-1 BKBB). Rutledge singled to left field (1-1 BS). Rutledge advanced to second on a throwing error by p, failed pickoff attempt. Dugas walked (3-1 BBKBB). B. Kapteyn to p. / for L. Darnell. Jones struck out looking (2-2 SBBKK). 0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Kentucky 5th - M. Nidiffer singled to third base (1-0 B). N. Johnson grounded out to 1b unassisted, SAC, bunt (0-1 F); M. Nidiffer advanced to second. C. Wright hit by pitch (0-1 F). C. Bisson singled through the right side (1-1 KB); C. Wright out at first 1b unassisted, interference; M. Nidiffer no advance. G. Glad doubled to left field, RBI (3-0 BBB); C. Bisson advanced to third, out at home lf to ss to c; M. Nidiffer scored. 1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 6th - Wilson lined out to 2b (0-0). J. Smith struck out looking (2-2 BBKSK). Smelley singled down the lf line (2-0 BB). Tinsley reached on a fielder's choice (3-1 BBFB); Smelley out at second ss to 2b. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Kentucky 6th - B. Kapteyn flied out to cf (1-0 B). A. Burns homered to left center, RBI (0-0). K. Wiley singled to left field (0-2 SF). T. Black grounded out to p, SAC, bunt (0-0); K. Wiley advanced to second. M. Nidiffer grounded out to 3b (0-1 K). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 7th - Bennett homered to left field, RBI (1-0 B). Kelton doubled down the rf line (3-2 BBKKB). Rutledge flied out to cf to right center (3-2 BFBBF). B. Kapteyn to dh. M. Kaczmarek to p. Dugas grounded out to ss (2-2 KSBB); Kelton advanced to third. N. Kennedy to p for M. Kaczmarek. Jones grounded out to p (0-0). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Kentucky 7th - N. Johnson grounded out to 1b unassisted, bunt (0-1 S). C. Wright singled to second base, bunt (0-0). C. Bisson struck out swinging (0-2 KKS). G. Glad struck out swinging (1-2 FBFFS). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 8th - Wilson struck out swinging (0-2 KSS). J. Smith struck out swinging (2-2 KBBFS). Kindred pinch hit for Smelley. Kindred grounded out to 3b (2-2 KSBBFF). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Kentucky 8th - B. Kapteyn flied out to rf (2-2 BFBF). A. Burns struck out looking (2-2 KBBSFFK). K. Wiley singled to right center (0-0). K. Wiley advanced to second on a balk. T. Black walked (3-2 KBFBBB). Townsend to p for Morgan. C. Farris pinch hit for M. Nidiffer. C. Farris singled down the lf line, RBI, advanced to second (1-2 BFSF); T. Black advanced to third; K. Wiley scored. L. Ray pinch hit for N. Johnson. L. Ray singled to shortstop, RBI, advanced to second on a throwing error by ss (3-2 BFBFB); C. Farris scored; T. Black scored. N. Hall pinch ran for L. Ray. Whitaker to p for Townsend. C. Wright singled to right center, RBI (1-0 B); N. Hall scored, unearned. C. Wright advanced to second on a wild pitch. C. Bisson struck out looking (3-2 BBKFBK). 4 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Alabama 9th - C. Farris to rf. L. Maile to c for N. Hall. Tinsley singled to right field (0-0). Bennett singled to right center (0-1 K); Tinsley advanced to second. Kelton doubled to left field, 2 RBI (0-0); Bennett scored; Tinsley scored. M. Little to p for N. Kennedy. Rutledge struck out swinging (0-2 FKS). Dugas grounded out to ss (2-0 BB); Kelton advanced to third. Jones grounded out to ss (1-1 KB). 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

 
Line score
 


Kentucky 7, Alabama 6 (Apr  9, 2010 at Lexington, Kentucky)
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Alabama............. 021 000 102  -  6 12  1      (20-10, 4-6 SEC)
Kentucky............ 010 011 04X  -  7 14  3      (20-11, 3-7 SEC)
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Pitchers: Alabama - Adam Morgan; Jason Townsend(8); Brett Whitaker(8) and Brock Bennett.
Kentucky - Logan Darnell; Braden Kapteyn(5); Mike Kaczmarek(7); Nick Kennedy(7); Matt Little(9)
and Marcus Nidiffer; Luke Maile.
Win-Nick Kennedy(3-1)  Save-Matt Little(5)  Loss-Adam Morgan(4-1)  T-3:06  A-2179
HR UA - Clay Jones (6); Brock Bennett (2).
HR UK - Andy Burns 2 (9).
Weather: Clear, 56 degrees, NW 12 mph
Game notes:
Brock Bennett give UA a 4-3 lead in 7th inning with his first career SEC
home run ... Chris Smelley career-high two hits ... Jon Kelton ties career
high with three hits and two doubles ... UA sixth blown save of season and
second in SEC play.

Townsend faced 2 batters in the 8th.
N. Kennedy faced 3 batters in the 9th.