#9 Virginia drops series finale at #7 Louisville

virginia baseballThe No. 9 Virginia baseball team (17-8, 5-4 ACC) fell in the rubber game of a three-game series at No. 7 Louisville, 15-0, Sunday afternoon (March 27) at Jim Patterson Stadium in Louisville, Ky.

Louisville (19-5, 6-3 ACC) struck for two in the first inning on a Devin Mann RBI double and a Danny Rosenbaum RBI single. Ryan Karstetter (Fr., State College, Pa.) reached over the wall in left to take away a three-run home run from Devin Hairston.

The Cardinals batted around and scored 10 runs in the fifth to break open the game. Rosenbaum had three hits for Louisville in the contest, while Rosenbaum, Corey Ray and Devin Mann each drove in three runs.

Tommy Doyle (So., Vienna, Va.) took the loss (1-3), allowing six runs (four earned) in 4.0+ innings of work.

Drew Harrington (5-1) earned the win for Louisville, scattering four hits with no runs allowed in seven innings. Lincoln Henzman, Jake Sparger and Zack Burdi combined to complete the shutout.

The Cavaliers return to action Tuesday (March 29) when they host Old Dominion at 4 p.m.

Books from AFP

2018-19 UVA Basketball Preview: Just $1.99 on Amazon!

UVA Basketball finished the 2017-18 season ranked at the top of the national polls. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham offers his insight and analysis on the 2018-19 'Hoos, breaking down the roster, the legacy of coach Tony Bennett, and how the loss to UMBC could fuel a run through March Madness next spring.

The Worst Wrestling Pay-Per-View Ever: Just $3.49 on Amazon!

Chris Graham offers a glimpse behind the curtain of the pro wrestling business in his new book, The Worst Wrestling Pay-Per-View Ever, the inside story of the 2011 Night of Legends, a live pay-per-view event featuring stars including WWE Hall of Famers Kevin Nash, "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan and The Rock 'n Roll Express that was met with almost universally negative reviews.

Mad About U: History of University Hall available on Amazon for just $5.99!

Mad About U: Four Decades of at University Hall is a comprehensive book covering the players, coaches and memories of University Hall at the University of Virginia. Join us as we look back at the memories from more than 40 years in U Hall.


News From Around the Web


Shop Google



Comment