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Middle Tennessee St. vs Auburn (Feb 23, 1997)

Box score (NCAA)

                              1997 Auburn Baseball
                         Middle Tennessee St. at Auburn
                         Feb 23, 1997 at Plainsman Park

Middle Tennessee St. 3 (0-3)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Jeremy Owens cf..........  2  0  1  0   1  0  1  0   0
 Wayne Chinapen ph.......  1  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   0
 Ty Curley 3b............  1  0  1  0   0  0  0  1   0
Chris Snyder lf..........  5  1  1  1   0  0  2  0   0
Clay Snellgrove ss.......  5  0  1  0   0  0  1  8   0
Ryan Dillard rf..........  4  0  1  2   1  1  2  0   2
Andrew Thompson c........  3  0  0  0   1  2  3  0   4
Jordan Beddies dh........  4  0  2  0   0  1  0  0   0
Clint Johnson 1b.........  4  0  2  0   0  0 11  0   1
Lee Marbet 3b............  3  0  2  0   0  1  1  0   2
 Jamie Hill pr...........  0  1  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Chip Davis ph...........  1  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
Jon Case 2b..............  2  0  0  0   0  0  1  2   1
 Will Fraley ph..........  1  1  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Wes Whitehead 2b........  1  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   0
Steven Lay p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Brad Howard p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Kevin Davis p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 37  3 11  3   3  7 24 11  10

Auburn 9 (10-0)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Rob Macrory 2b...........  4  1  1  0   1  1  5  2   0
Derek Reif lf............  5  2  3  2   0  0  1  0   0
 Tucker Dearth rf........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Casey Dunn c.............  5  1  2  1   0  0  7  2   0
Adam Sullivan rf.........  4  1  1  0   1  1  3  1   2
Josh Etheredge dh........  4  1  1  2   0  0  0  0   1
Tim Hudson cf............  3  2  2  2   1  0  1  0   0
Jamie Kersh 1b...........  3  1  0  0   1  1  7  1   0
Chad Wandall 3b..........  4  0  2  2   0  0  2  3   1
Heath Kelly ss...........  4  0  0  0   0  0  1  3   3
Kevin Knorst p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Alex Merriott p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 36  9 12  9   4  3 27 13   7

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
-------------------------------------------
Middle Tennessee St. 000 000 300 -  3 11  3
Auburn.............. 006 100 20X -  9 12  4
-------------------------------------------

E - Owens(2); Snellgrove(2); Case(2); Macrory(4); Kersh(1); Wandall(2);
Kelly(4). DP - MTSU 1; AU 4. LOB - MTSU 10; AU 7. 2B - Beddies(1);
Johnson(1); Reif(6); Etheredge(2); Wandall(2). 3B - Dillard(1). HR -
Reif(1); Hudson(4). CS - Owens(1); Dillard(1).

Middle Tennessee St.   IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
--------------------------------------------------
Steven Lay..........  4.0 10  7  7  2  2 21 23  85
Brad Howard.........  3.0  1  2  2  2  1 11 13  52
Kevin Davis.........  1.0  1  0  0  0  0  4  4  12

Auburn                 IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
--------------------------------------------------
Kevin Knorst........  6.0  6  0  0  3  3 22 25  95
Alex Merriott.......  3.0  5  3  1  0  4 15 15  54

Win - Knorst (1-0).  Loss - Lay (0-1).  Save - Merriott (1).
Inherited runners/scored: None.
Umpires - Home:T. Thompson  1st:Paul Nauert  3rd:Ken Couch
Start: 1:32 pm   Time: 2:39   Attendance: 1012
Game: GAME10
Game notes:
Auburn's 10-0 start is best since school-record 11-0 start in 1954
Derek Reif's 4th-inning HR was his first as a collegian
Four double plays are most for AU since 5/12/95 (vs. Alabama)
Auburn hosts Winthrop for two-game series beginning Tue. at 3 p.m.

Box score (composite)

                                      1997 Auburn Baseball
                      Middle Tennessee St. at Auburn - Composite Box Score
                                 Feb 23, 1997 at Plainsman Park

                          Middle Tennessee St. 3 (0-3)

Player            AB  R  H BI  2B 3B HR BB  SB CS HP SH SF SO IBB KL GDP  PO  A  E
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Owens cf           2  0  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  1  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  1
Chinapen ph        1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   0  0  0
Curley 3b          1  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0
Snyder lf          5  1  1  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  0  0
Snellgrove ss      5  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   1   1  8  1
Dillard rf         4  0  1  2   0  1  0  1   0  1  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   2  0  0
Thompson c         3  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  2   0  1   0   3  0  0
Beddies dh         4  0  2  0   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  0   0   0  0  0
Johnson 1b         4  0  2  0   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0  11  0  0
Marbet 3b          3  0  2  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   1  0  0
J.Hill pr          0  1  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
C.Davis ph         1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   1   1  0  0
Case 2b            2  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  2  1
Fraley ph          1  1  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Whitehead 2b       1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   0  0  0
Lay p              0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Howard p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
K.Davis p          0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Totals......      37  3 11  3   2  1  0  3   0  2  0  0  0  7   0  3   2  24 11  3

                                Auburn 9 (10-0)

Player            AB  R  H BI  2B 3B HR BB  SB CS HP SH SF SO IBB KL GDP  PO  A  E
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Macrory 2b         4  1  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   5  2  1
Reif lf            5  2  3  2   1  0  1  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
Dearth rf          0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Dunn c             5  1  2  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   7  2  0
Sullivan rf        4  1  1  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   1   3  1  0
Etheredge dh       4  1  1  2   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Hudson cf          3  2  2  2   0  0  1  1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  0  0
Kersh 1b           3  1  0  0   0  0  0  1   0  0  0  0  0  1   0  1   0   7  1  1
Wandall 3b         4  0  2  2   1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   2  3  1
Kelly ss           4  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   1  3  1
Knorst p           0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  1  0
Merriott p         0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0   0   0  0  0
Totals......      36  9 12  9   3  0  2  4   0  0  0  0  0  3   0  3   1  27 13  4

Middle Tennessee St.   IP  H  R ER BB SO  WP HB BK IBB SH SF CI  2B 3B HR  AB BF  FO GO  NP
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Lay  L,0-1            4.0 10  7  7  2  2   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   2  0  2  21 23   2  7  85
Howard                3.0  1  2  2  2  1   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0  11 13   5  3  52
K.Davis               1.0  1  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0   4  4   2  1  12

Auburn                 IP  H  R ER BB SO  WP HB BK IBB SH SF CI  2B 3B HR  AB BF  FO GO  NP
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Knorst  W,1-0         6.0  6  0  0  3  3   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   2  0  0  22 25   6  5  95
Merriott  S,1         3.0  5  3  1  0  4   0  0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  0  15 15   2  2  54

Umpires - Home:T. Thompson  1st:Paul Nauert  3rd:Ken Couch
Start: 1:32 pm   Time: 2:39   Attendance: 1012
Game: GAME10

Game notes:
Auburn's 10-0 start is best since school-record 11-0 start in 1954
Derek Reif's 4th-inning HR was his first as a collegian
Four double plays are most for AU since 5/12/95 (vs. Alabama)
Auburn hosts Winthrop for two-game series beginning Tue. at 3 p.m.

Play-by-Play

                              1997 Auburn Baseball
                 Middle Tennessee St. at Auburn - Play-by-Play
                         Feb 23, 1997 at Plainsman Park


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
-------------------------------------------
Middle Tennessee St. 000 000 300 -  3 11  3
Auburn.............. 006 100 20X -  9 12  4
-------------------------------------------

Middle Tennessee St. starters: 8/cf Owens; 10/lf Snyder; 7/ss Snellgrove;
   14/rf Dillard; 18/c Thompson; 4/dh Beddies; 17/1b Johnson; 20/3b Marbet;
   6/2b Case; 11/p Lay;

Auburn starters: 2/2b Macrory; 4/lf Reif; 20/c Dunn; 3/rf Sullivan; 43/dh
   Etheredge; 15/cf Hudson; 10/1b Kersh; 11/3b Wandall; 8/ss Kelly; 47/p
   Knorst;

Middle Tennessee St. - inning 1

   Owens walked (3-1). Owens out at second c to 2b, caught stealing. Snyder
   flied out to rf (2-2). Snellgrove grounded out to 3b (0-1). 0 runs, 0
   hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Auburn - inning 1

   Macrory struck out looking (1-2). Reif singled to center field (2-2).
   Dunn singled to left center (0-0); Reif advanced to second. Sullivan
   grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b (2-1); Dunn out on the play. 0
   runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Middle Tennessee St. - inning 2

   Dillard reached on a fielding error by 1b (1-1). Thompson struck out
   (3-2); Dillard out at second c to ss, caught stealing. Beddies singled to
   left field (2-0). Johnson doubled to left field (0-0); Beddies advanced
   to third. Marbet struck out looking (1-2). 0 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 2
   LOB.

Auburn - inning 2

   Etheredge grounded out to ss (2-1). Hudson singled to center field,
   advanced to second on a fielding error by cf (0-1). Kersh struck out
   looking (1-2). Wandall grounded out to ss (1-1). 0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error,
   1 LOB.

Middle Tennessee St. - inning 3

   Case grounded out to p (1-2). Owens grounded out to 3b (3-2). Snyder
   reached on a fielding error by ss (2-2). Snellgrove singled to center
   field (0-1); Snyder advanced to second. Dillard walked (3-1); Snellgrove
   advanced to second; Snyder advanced to third. Thompson flied out to lf
   (1-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 3 LOB.

Auburn - inning 3

   Kelly grounded out to 2b, bunt (0-0). Macrory walked (3-1). Reif doubled
   to left field, RBI, advanced to third on a fielding error by ss (1-0);
   Macrory scored. Dunn singled to center field, RBI (0-0); Reif scored.
   Sullivan singled to right field (1-0); Dunn advanced to second. Etheredge
   doubled to left center, 2 RBI (2-2); Sullivan scored; Dunn scored. Hudson
   homered to right center, 2 RBI (0-0); Etheredge scored. Kersh grounded
   out to ss (3-2). Wandall singled to center field (3-2). Kelly reached on
   a fielder's choice (3-1); Wandall out at second ss to 2b. 6 runs, 6 hits,
   1 error, 1 LOB.

Middle Tennessee St. - inning 4

   Beddies struck out (3-2). Johnson popped up to 3b (3-1). Marbet singled
   to left field (1-1). Case grounded out to 3b (0-1). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
   errors, 1 LOB.

Auburn - inning 4

   Macrory popped up to 3b (0-2). Reif homered to center field, RBI (3-0).
   Dunn grounded out to ss (1-1). Sullivan walked (3-0). Etheredge flied out
   to rf (1-1). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Middle Tennessee St. - inning 5

   Owens singled to pitcher, bunt (0-0). Snyder popped up to 2b (0-2).
   Snellgrove grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (2-2); Owens out on
   the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Auburn - inning 5

   Howard to p for Lay. Hudson reached on a fielding error by 2b (0-0).
   Kersh popped up to 1b (1-1). Wandall grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-0);
   Hudson advanced to second. Kelly flied out to cf (1-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 1
   error, 1 LOB.

Middle Tennessee St. - inning 6

   Dillard lined out to 2b (1-2). Thompson walked (3-0). Beddies doubled to
   left field (0-0); Thompson advanced to third. Johnson lined into double
   play rf to 1b to 3b (1-2); Beddies out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
   errors, 1 LOB.

Auburn - inning 6

   Macrory grounded out to ss (3-2). Reif grounded out to ss (1-2). Dunn
   flied out to lf (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Middle Tennessee St. - inning 7

   Merriott to p for Knorst. Marbet singled to right field (1-0). Fraley
   pinch hit for Case. J.Hill pinch ran for Marbet. Fraley reached on an
   error by 2b (1-1); J.Hill advanced to third. Chinapen pinch hit for
   Owens. Chinapen struck out (2-2). Snyder singled to third base, RBI
   (2-2); Fraley advanced to second; J.Hill scored. Snellgrove flied out to
   rf (0-0). Dillard tripled to right field, 2 RBI (0-1); Snyder scored,
   unearned; Fraley scored, unearned. Thompson struck out looking (2-2). 3
   runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Auburn - inning 7

   Curley to 3b for Chinapen. J.Hill to cf. Whitehead to 2b for Fraley.
   Sullivan struck out looking (3-2). Etheredge flied out to rf (3-2).
   Hudson walked (3-2). Kersh walked (3-1); Hudson advanced to second.
   Wandall doubled to left field, 2 RBI (1-0); Kersh scored; Hudson scored.
   Kelly flied out to cf (0-1). 2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Middle Tennessee St. - inning 8

   Beddies grounded out to ss (3-1). Johnson singled to right center (0-2).
   C.Davis pinch hit for J.Hill. C.Davis grounded into double play ss to 2b
   to 1b (0-0); Johnson out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Auburn - inning 8

   Snyder to rf. Dillard to cf. C.Davis to lf. K.Davis to p for Howard.
   Macrory singled to center field (2-2). Reif popped up to lf. Dunn
   grounded out to 3b (3-1); Macrory advanced to second. Sullivan flied out
   to rf (1-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Middle Tennessee St. - inning 9

   Dearth to rf for Reif. Sullivan to lf. Whitehead struck out looking
   (3-2). Curley singled to center field (1-1). Snyder reached on an error
   by 3b (3-1); Curley advanced to second. Snellgrove flied out to cf (0-1);
   Curley advanced to third. Dillard struck out (3-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 1
   error, 2 LOB.

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