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Whitting before the Game:
- Didn’t play very well against Rice
- Couple of bad bounces hurt us
- Need strong pitching to win
- Joe Davis is still recovering his power from the multiple surgeries he had in the offseason. At least he’s able to get on base and hopefully the power continues to return.
Their head coach is a Googan, those fishermen on Wicked Tuna wouldn’t be happy.
Davis reaches 1st on an error with 2 outs and Lockhart brings him home with a double…Coogs lead 1-0
Triolo walks, but that’s all the Coogs get
M1…UH leads 1-0
Cumbie gives up a 2 out walk, but nothing else
T2…UH leads 1-0
Coogs go down in order with 3 K’s
M2…UH leads 1-0
Cumbie made that guy look silly.
It looks pretty dark for noon. Is there still bad weather in the area?
1-2-3 inning for Cumbie to include his 1st K
T3…UH leads 1-0
Most of it has moved past Cincy. Might be some rain here and there, but shouldn’t be anything heavy.
Padgett is hit by a pitch to lead off the inning, but is erased on a double play
M3…UH leads 1-0
1 out single, stolen base, and a 2 out single that Etzel misplays allows the run to score…Tied 1-1
1 out double by Triolo and he scores when Etzel reaches on an error by the shortstop…Coogs lead 2-1
Etzel stole 2nd and moved to 3rd on a flyout, but was left stranded
M4…UH leads 2-1
1-2-3 inning for Cumbie and he finishes it with his 3rd K
T5…UH leads 2-1
Coogs down in order
M5…UH leads 2-1
Cumbie K’s the side looking (6 K’s now)
T6…UH leads 2-1
1 out single by Lockhart, but he’s picked off to end the inning
M6…UH leads 2-1
Cumbie hits the first batter, he moves to 2nd, and scores on a single with 2 outs…Tied 2-2
Etzel leads off with an infield single and moves to 3rd on a bad pickoff throw. He scores on a 1 out squeeze (single) by Bielo…Coogs lead 3-2
M7…UH leads 3-2
Cumbie has a 1-2-3 inning with 2 more K’s
T8…UH leads 3-2