Samford vs Alabama (Apr 07, 1999) Samford vs Alabama (Apr 07, 1999) Box Score
                                Alabama Softball
                          Samford at Alabama (Game 1)
               Apr 07, 1999 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama (Bowers Park)

Samford 0 (12-18)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Mertens p................  3  0  0  0   0  3  0  1   1
J. Shunnarah cf..........  3  0  2  0   0  1  2  0   0
Haugh 2b.................  2  0  0  0   0  2  0  1   1
Middleton rf.............  3  0  1  0   0  2  1  0   0
McClure 3b...............  3  0  0  0   0  1  2  1   1
Dickey c.................  3  0  0  0   0  0  5  1   0
Ashley dh................  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
King 1b..................  1  0  0  0   0  1  6  0   0
Silinsky lf..............  1  0  0  0   0  0  2  1   0
Jones ss.................  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  2   0
Totals................... 20  0  3  0   0 10 18  7   3

Alabama 5 (24-15)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Kretschman ss............  4  1  1  1   0  0  1  1   0
Askew dh.................  3  1  2  1   1  0  0  0   0
Moreman c................  3  0  1  1   0  0 11  0   0
Kyle rf..................  1  0  1  0   2  0  1  1   0
Jones 1b.................  2  0  0  0   1  0  4  1   2
 Olcott pr...............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Frenier 3b...............  3  0  0  0   0  2  1  1   0
Whitehead lf.............  2  1  0  0   1  1  0  0   0
Black 2b.................  3  1  1  0   0  0  2  1   0
P. White cf..............  3  1  1  0   0  1  1  0   2
Laird p..................  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
Totals................... 24  5  7  3   5  4 21  6   6

Score by Innings                  R  H  E
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Samford............. 000 000 0 -  0  3  2
Alabama............. 000 500 X -  5  7  0
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E - McClure(11); Silinsky(2). LOB - SAMFORD 3; ALABAMA 6. 2B -
Kretschman(10); Askew(7); Moreman(7). HBP - Ashley. SH - Haugh(2); King(4);
Silinsky(2). CS - Askew(3).

Samford                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF
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Mertens.............  6.0  7  5  3  5  4 24 29

Alabama                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF
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Laird...............  7.0  3  0  0  0 10 20 24

Win - Laird (12-5).  Loss - Mertens (9-13).  Save - None.
WP - Mertens 2(23). HBP - by Laird (Ashley). PB - Dickey(3).
Umpires - HP: Terri Cook  3B: Mike Howell
Start: 4:58   Time: 1:40   Attendance: 650
Game notes:
Laird posts 6th double-digit strikeout total of season (10)
Game: 4071

Play-by-Play
                                Alabama Softball
                   Samford at Alabama (Game 1) - Play-by-Play
               Apr 07, 1999 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama (Bowers Park)


Score by Innings                  R  H  E
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Samford............. 000 000 0 -  0  3  2
Alabama............. 000 500 X -  5  7  0
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Samford starters: 2/p Mertens; 13/cf J. Shunnarah; 5/2b Haugh; 17/rf Middleton;
8/3b McClure; 7/c Dickey; 4/dh Ashley; 12/1b King; 11/lf Silinsky; 10/ss Jones;
Alabama starters: 21/ss Kretschman; 9/dh Askew; 8/c Moreman; 18/rf Kyle; 16/1b
Jones; 11/3b Frenier; 4/lf Whitehead; 23/2b Black; 14/cf P. White; 24/p Laird;

Samford 1st - Mertens struck out swinging. J. Shunnarah struck out
swinging. Haugh struck out looking. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 1st - Kretschman grounded out to 1b unassisted. Askew walked.
Askew advanced to second on a passed ball. Moreman fouled out to 3b. Kyle
walked. Askew out at third c to 3b, caught stealing. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Samford 2nd - Middleton struck out swinging. McClure grounded out to 2b.
Dickey flied out to 3b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 2nd - Jones walked. Frenier struck out looking. Olcott pinch ran
for Jones. Whitehead reached on a fielder's choice; Olcott advanced to second
on a throwing error by 3b. Black flied out to cf. P. White struck out swinging.
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Samford 3rd - Jones to 1b for Olcott. Ashley hit by pitch. King grounded
out to 3b, SAC, bunt; Ashley advanced to second. Silinsky grounded out to p,
SAC, bunt; Ashley advanced to third. Mertens struck out looking. 0 runs, 0
hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 3rd - Kretschman grounded out to 1b unassisted. Askew singled
down the lf line. Askew advanced to second on a wild pitch. Moreman flied out
to lf. Kyle singled to left field, advanced to second on the throw; Askew out
at third lf to c. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Samford 4th - J. Shunnarah singled to left field. Haugh out at first 1b
to 2b, SAC, bunt; J. Shunnarah advanced to second. Middleton singled to right
field; J. Shunnarah advanced to third, out at home rf to c. McClure grounded
out to ss. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 4th - Jones grounded out to 3b. Frenier struck out swinging.
Whitehead walked. Black singled to left field, advanced to second on an error
by lf; Whitehead scored, unearned. P. White singled to left field; Black
advanced to third. Kretschman doubled to right field, RBI; P. White advanced to
third; Black scored, unearned. Kretschman advanced to third on a wild pitch; P.
White scored. Askew doubled to left field, RBI; Kretschman scored. Moreman
doubled to left field, RBI; Askew scored. Kyle walked. Jones grounded out to
2b. 5 runs, 5 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Samford 5th - Dickey flied out to ss. Ashley flied out to rf. King
struck out swinging. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 5th - Frenier grounded out to ss. Whitehead struck out swinging.
Black out at first p to ss to 1b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Samford 6th - Silinsky flied out to 2b. Mertens struck out swinging. J.
Shunnarah singled to center field. Haugh struck out swinging. 0 runs, 1 hit,
0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 6th - P. White flied out to rf. Kretschman flied out to lf.
Askew flied out to cf. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Samford 7th - Middleton struck out swinging. McClure struck out looking.
Dickey flied out to cf. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
Line score

Alabama 5, Samford 0 (Apr 07, 1999 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama) (Game 1)
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Samford............. 000 000 0 -  0  3  2      (12-18)
Alabama............. 000 500 X -  5  7  0      (24-15)
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Pitchers: Samford - Mertens. Alabama - Laird.
Win-Laird(12-5)  Loss-Mertens(9-13)  T-1:40  A-650
Game notes:
Laird posts 6th double-digit strikeout total of season (10)
Game: 4071