Houston vs Holy Cross - Game 2 (W 7-1)

(Patrick) #1

Hopefully it was just opening night jitters last night. Need to win the next 2:

(Patrick) #2

(Patrick) #3

Lineup tonight

Coldiron SS
Hollis 2B
Davis 1B
Lockhart LF
Triolo 3B
Redden C
Slaughter DH
Champion CF
Minter RF

Fletcher P

No score after 1. Coogs had a couple on with one out but couldn’t get them in

(Patrick) #4

2 our single for Champion, but nothing else happening for the Coogs in the 2nd.

Fletcher has 4Ks through 2

(Patrick) #5

Fletcher has 6Ks through 3…26Ks for Cougar pitchers through 12 innings so far this season.

(Patrick) #6

A 1 out Hollis walk, but nothing else doing for the Coogs in the 3rd

(sarkcoog) #7

Well, look like Whitting is going small ball this year.

(Patrick) #8

Coogs have something brewing in the 4th. Triolo single, Sac Bunt Redden, walk Slaughter, double steal puts runners on 2nd and 3rd with 1 out for Champion.

Etzel pinch runs for Slaughter.

Champion Ks looking. Up to Minter.

Minter flies out to shallow center.

Going to the 5th, no score

(sarkcoog) #9

Got to put the ball in play. Too many strikeouts the first two games.

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(Patrick) #11

Coogs finally take a lead on a 2 out double by Lockhart that drives in Hollis.

Passed Ball and a walk to Triolo put runners on the corners for Redden

Wild pitch brings home Lockhart, Redden walks. Coogs up 2-0. Etzel Ks to end the inning.

2-0 Coogs going to the 6th

(Patrick) #12

Bielamowicz on to pitch

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Bielo’s struggling, gives up a run on a wild pitch. Still a runner at 3rd with 2 outs. Gets out of it with a pop out.

2-1 Coogs Mid 6th

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Minter drives in Champion with a double to start off the 6th. Minter to 3rd on a passed pall.

Coldiron walks to put runners on the corners. Coldiron steals 2nd and the throw goes into center scoring Minter. 4-1 Coogs…still no outs

Hollis doubles Home Coldiron. 5-1 Coogs

Davis pops out for the first out

Hollis steals 3rd. Lockhart singles him home. 6-1 Coogs

Triolo singles to left, Lockhart to 2nd

Holy Cross changing pitchers…Coog bats are finally waking up

Double steal puts runners on 2nd/3rd

Redden pops out for the 2nd out

Etzel hit by a pitch to load the bases

Champion walks, Lockhart scores…7-1 Coogs

Minter flies out to end the inning

T7…UH leads 7-1

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Bielo gets out of trouble in the 7th

M7…UH leads 7-1

(Patrick) #16

Nothing doing for the Coogs in the 7th

T8…UH leads 7-1

Carter Henry on to pitch

(Patrick) #17

Easy inning for Henry

M8…UH 7-1

(Patrick) #18

Kyle Lovelace gets his 1st at bat in the B8.

Nothing doing for the Coogs though

T9…UH leads 7-1

(Patrick) #19

Henry sets them down 1-2-3 again and the Coogs win 7-1!!!

11 more Ks for Cougar pitchers gives them 31 in 2 games


31 k’s in 2 games is impressive