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    Virginia Tech
    VMI
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    FINAL
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    Virginia Tech (18-27)1002000137105
    VMI (23-22)1202100118134
    W: DUTY, Chris (5-0)    L: Rhett Ballard (2-6)

    Final

    April 30, 2008 - Gray-Minor Stadium, Lexington, VA
    Attendance: 683
    Game Start: 6:02 pm - Duration: 2:58
    Weather: 65 and sunny
    Umpires: HP-Tony Carilli, 1B-Greg Woodle, 3B-Bobby Walker
    Notes: BARHAM, T. faced 2 batters in the 8th.
    EDWARDS, M. faced 2 batters in the 9th.
    Virginia Tech
    AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB
    Sean O'Brien 1B512000910
    Klint Reed RF311110100
    Anthony Sosnoskie C501001911
    Austin Wates DH400100000
    Jose Cueto LF400001101
    Matt Hacker 2B/SS424000420
    Michael Seaborn 3B/2B321201120
    Steve Bumbry CF411002000
    Tony Balisteri SS300002031
        Matt Blow PH/3B000100100
    David Cross P000000010
        Sean McDermott P000000000
        Rhett Ballard P000000000
    Totals3571051726103
    HR: Seaborn, M
    RBI: Reed, K; Wates, A; Seaborn, M (2); Blow, M
    2-out RBI: Seaborn, M (2)
    SF: Reed, K; Blow, M
    E: Seaborn, M; Balisteri, T (2); Blow, M; Ballard, R
    LOB: 3
    VMI
    AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB
    ROBERTS, Sam RF412201000
    ROBERTS, Mike C411111611
    BIAGINI, Tanner 3B501201000
    BALLARD, Jordan 1B4010021503
    SANDRIDGE, Brian LF421012001
    YODER, A.J. SS412001041
    HESS, Justin CF401000500
    TOPPING, Justin DH512100001
    GEISSLINGER, Shane 2B422111171
    BARHAM, Trey P000000000
        EDWARDS, Matt P000000000
        DUTY, Chris P000000000
    Totals3881373927128
    2B: ROBERTS, S.
    HR: ROBERTS, M.
    RBI: ROBERTS, S. (2); ROBERTS, M.; BIAGINI, T. (2); TOPPING, J.; GEISSLINGER
    2-out RBI: ROBERTS, S. (2); BIAGINI, T. (2); TOPPING, J.; GEISSLINGER
    SB: ROBERTS, S.
    CS: YODER, A.J.
    E: ROBERTS, S.; BIAGINI, T.; DUTY, C. (2)
    LOB: 8

    Virginia Tech
    Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR BF PC-ST
    David Cross4.07531512287-53
    Sean McDermott2.14110401239-29
    Rhett Ballard (L, 2-6)2.12202001148-24
    Totals8.0138439145174-106
    WP: Cross, D; Ballard, R
    HBP: Cross, D
    VMI
    Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR BF PC-ST
    BARHAM, Trey7.074315129102-66
    EDWARDS, Matt1.0121010520-12
    DUTY, Chris (W, 5-0)1.0211010522-12
    Totals9.0107517139144-90
    WP: BARHAM, T.
    HBP: EDWARDS, M.

    Scoring Summary
    VTVMI
    1stWates, A reached on a fielding error by 3b (1-0 B); Sosnoskie, A advanced to second; Reed, K scored, unearned.10
    1stROBERTS, M. homered, RBI (1-0 B).11
    2ndROBERTS, S. doubled, 2 RBI (1-0 B); TOPPING, J. scored, unearned; YODER, A.J. scored, unearned.13
    4thSeaborn, M homered, 2 RBI (1-0 B); Hacker, M scored.33
    4thBIAGINI, T. singled, 2 RBI (3-1 KBBB); ROBERTS, M. advanced to second; ROBERTS, S. scored; GEISSLINGER scored.35
    5thTOPPING, J. singled, advanced to second on a throwing error by 3b, RBI (1-1 BK); SANDRIDGE, B scored.36
    8thWates, A grounded out to 2b, RBI (1-1 BF); Reed, K advanced to third; O'Brien, S scored.46
    8thGEISSLINGER scored on a wild pitch, unearned.47
    9thBlow, M flied out to cf, SF, RBI (2-0 BB); Seaborn, M advanced to third; Hacker, M scored.57
    9thSeaborn, M scored on a throwing error by p, unearned.67
    9thReed, K flied out to cf, SF, RBI (1-2 KFB); Bumbry, S scored.77
    9thGEISSLINGER walked, RBI (3-1 BBKBB); TOPPING, J. advanced to second; HESS, J. advanced to third; SANDRIDGE, B scored, unearned.78

    Play-By-Play
    Virginia Tech - Top of 1stSCORE
    BARHAM, T. pitching for VMIVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] O'Brien, S grounded out to 2b (0-1 K).
    00
    [Outs: 1] Reed, K walked (3-2 BBKFBFB).
    00
    [Outs: 1] Sosnoskie, A singled (0-0); Reed, K advanced to second.
    00
    [Outs: 1] Wates, A reached on a fielding error by 3b (1-0 B); Sosnoskie, A advanced to second; Reed, K scored, unearned.
    10
    [Outs: 1] Cueto, J flied out to cf (2-0 BB).
    10
    [Outs: 2] Hacker, M singled (3-2 BBKSBF); Wates, A advanced to second, out at second ss to 2b; Sosnoskie, A advanced to third.
    10
    VMI - Bottom of 1stSCORE
    Cross, D pitching for Virginia TechVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] ROBERTS, S. struck out looking (3-2 BKKBFFBK).
    10
    [Outs: 1] ROBERTS, M. homered, RBI (1-0 B).
    11
    [Outs: 1] BIAGINI, T. popped up to 2b (2-0 BB).
    11
    [Outs: 2] BALLARD, J. singled (3-2 KBBSBF).
    11
    [Outs: 2] BALLARD, J. advanced to second on a wild pitch.
    11
    [Outs: 2] SANDRIDGE, B struck out looking (1-2 BFFK).
    11
    Virginia Tech - Top of 2ndSCORE
    BARHAM, T. pitching for VMIVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] Seaborn, M struck out (3-2 SFBBBS).
    11
    [Outs: 1] Bumbry, S struck out (0-2 KFS).
    11
    [Outs: 2] Balisteri, T struck out looking (1-2 FBSK).
    11
    VMI - Bottom of 2ndSCORE
    Cross, D pitching for Virginia TechVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] YODER, A.J. singled, bunt (0-0).
    11
    [Outs: 0] HESS, J. out at first p to 2b, SAC, bunt (0-0); YODER, A.J. advanced to second.
    11
    [Outs: 1] TOPPING, J. reached on a fielding error by ss (1-1 BK).
    11
    [Outs: 1] GEISSLINGER flied out to lf (3-2 BBFBF).
    11
    [Outs: 2] ROBERTS, S. doubled, 2 RBI (1-0 B); TOPPING, J. scored, unearned; YODER, A.J. scored, unearned.
    13
    [Outs: 2] ROBERTS, M. grounded out to ss (0-0).
    13
    Virginia Tech - Top of 3rdSCORE
    BARHAM, T. pitching for VMIVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] O'Brien, S grounded out to 2b (0-1 S).
    13
    [Outs: 1] Reed, K grounded out to 2b (0-0).
    13
    [Outs: 2] Sosnoskie, A flied out to cf (2-2 KBKB).
    13
    VMI - Bottom of 3rdSCORE
    Cross, D pitching for Virginia TechVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] BIAGINI, T. struck out (1-2 KKBS).
    13
    [Outs: 1] BALLARD, J. hit by pitch (1-0).
    13
    [Outs: 1] SANDRIDGE, B flied out to rf (2-0 BB).
    13
    [Outs: 2] YODER, A.J. struck out (1-2 FBFS).
    13
    Virginia Tech - Top of 4thSCORE
    BARHAM, T. pitching for VMIVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] Wates, A flied out to cf (2-2 SBFFFB).
    13
    [Outs: 1] Cueto, J grounded out to ss (2-1 KBB).
    13
    [Outs: 2] Hacker, M singled (0-0).
    13
    [Outs: 2] Seaborn, M homered, 2 RBI (1-0 B); Hacker, M scored.
    33
    [Outs: 2] Bumbry, S grounded out to 2b (3-0 BBB).
    33
    VMI - Bottom of 4thSCORE
    Cross, D pitching for Virginia TechVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] HESS, J. grounded out to ss (0-1 F).
    33
    [Outs: 1] TOPPING, J. grounded out to ss (2-2 BBKFFF).
    33
    [Outs: 2] GEISSLINGER singled (2-2 KBKB).
    33
    [Outs: 2] ROBERTS, S. singled (3-2 BBKBKF); GEISSLINGER advanced to third.
    33
    [Outs: 2] ROBERTS, S. stole second.
    33
    [Outs: 2] ROBERTS, M. walked (3-2 BBBKKB).
    33
    [Outs: 2] BIAGINI, T. singled, 2 RBI (3-1 KBBB); ROBERTS, M. advanced to second; ROBERTS, S. scored; GEISSLINGER scored.
    35
    [Outs: 2] BALLARD, J. struck out (0-2 KSFFS).
    35
    Virginia Tech - Top of 5thSCORE
    BARHAM, T. pitching for VMIVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] Balisteri, T grounded out to ss (0-0).
    35
    [Outs: 1] O'Brien, S grounded out to 1b unassisted (3-2 BBBKK).
    35
    [Outs: 2] Reed, K grounded out to 2b (1-1 KB).
    35
    VMI - Bottom of 5thSCORE
    Cross, D pitching for Virginia TechVTVMI
    McDermott, S to p for Cross, D.35
    [Outs: 0] SANDRIDGE, B singled (0-1 F).
    35
    [Outs: 0] YODER, A.J. grounded out to 3b, SAC, bunt (1-0 B); SANDRIDGE, B advanced to second.
    35
    [Outs: 1] HESS, J. grounded out to 2b (0-2 KF); SANDRIDGE, B advanced to third.
    35
    [Outs: 2] TOPPING, J. singled, advanced to second on a throwing error by 3b, RBI (1-1 BK); SANDRIDGE, B scored.
    36
    [Outs: 2] GEISSLINGER struck out (2-2 KFBFBS).
    36
    Virginia Tech - Top of 6thSCORE
    BARHAM, T. pitching for VMIVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] Sosnoskie, A grounded out to ss (2-2 BBKK).
    36
    [Outs: 1] Wates, A fouled out to 1b (0-0).
    36
    [Outs: 2] Cueto, J grounded out to 2b (0-1 K).
    36
    VMI - Bottom of 6thSCORE
    McDermott, S pitching for Virginia TechVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] ROBERTS, S. grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-1 K).
    36
    [Outs: 1] ROBERTS, M. struck out (1-2 FBFS).
    36
    [Outs: 2] BIAGINI, T. reached on a fielding error by ss (2-0 BB).
    36
    [Outs: 2] BALLARD, J. struck out (1-2 KSBS).
    36
    Virginia Tech - Top of 7thSCORE
    BARHAM, T. pitching for VMIVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] Hacker, M singled (0-1 S).
    36
    [Outs: 0] Seaborn, M fouled out to 1b (2-2 KBKB).
    36
    [Outs: 1] Hacker, M advanced to second on a wild pitch.
    36
    [Outs: 1] Bumbry, S struck out (2-2 KSBFBFS).
    36
    [Outs: 2] Balisteri, T struck out (0-2 KKS).
    36
    VMI - Bottom of 7thSCORE
    McDermott, S pitching for Virginia TechVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] SANDRIDGE, B struck out (1-2 KBFS).
    36
    [Outs: 1] YODER, A.J. singled (1-0 B).
    36
    [Outs: 1] HESS, J. singled (0-2 KKF); YODER, A.J. advanced to second.
    36
    Ballard, R to p for McDermott, S.36
    [Outs: 1] HESS, J. advanced to second; YODER, A.J. out at third c to 3b, caught stealing.
    36
    [Outs: 2] TOPPING, J. grounded out to 2b (3-2 BKBSB).
    36
    Virginia Tech - Top of 8thSCORE
    BARHAM, T. pitching for VMIVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] O'Brien, S singled (0-1 K).
    36
    [Outs: 0] Reed, K singled, advanced to second on a fielding error by rf (2-1 KBB); O'Brien, S advanced to third.
    36
    EDWARDS, M. to p for BARHAM, T..36
    [Outs: 0] Sosnoskie, A fouled out to 1b (1-2 BKF).
    36
    [Outs: 1] Wates, A grounded out to 2b, RBI (1-1 BF); Reed, K advanced to third; O'Brien, S scored.
    46
    [Outs: 2] Cueto, J struck out (2-2 FFBFBS).
    46
    VMI - Bottom of 8thSCORE
    Ballard, R pitching for Virginia TechVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] GEISSLINGER singled (2-1 BBK).
    46
    [Outs: 0] GEISSLINGER advanced to second on an error by p, failed pickoff attempt.
    46
    [Outs: 0] ROBERTS, S. out at first 1b to 2b, SAC, bunt (2-1 BFB); GEISSLINGER advanced to third.
    46
    [Outs: 1] GEISSLINGER scored on a wild pitch, unearned.
    47
    [Outs: 1] ROBERTS, M. grounded out to 3b (3-2 BBKBF).
    47
    [Outs: 2] BIAGINI, T. grounded out to 1b unassisted (1-2 BKK).
    47
    Virginia Tech - Top of 9thSCORE
    EDWARDS, M. pitching for VMIVTVMI
    [Outs: 0] Hacker, M singled (2-1 BKB).
    47
    [Outs: 0] Seaborn, M hit by pitch (2-1 BS); Hacker, M advanced to second.
    47
    DUTY, C. to p for EDWARDS, M..47
    [Outs: 0] Bumbry, S singled (2-2 SBKB); Seaborn, M advanced to second; Hacker, M advanced to third.
    47
    Blow, M pinch hit for Balisteri, T.47
    [Outs: 0] Blow, M flied out to cf, SF, RBI (2-0 BB); Seaborn, M advanced to third; Hacker, M scored.
    57
    [Outs: 1] Seaborn, M scored on a throwing error by p, unearned.
    67
    [Outs: 1] O'Brien, S singled (3-1 FBBB); Bumbry, S advanced to third.
    67
    [Outs: 1] Reed, K flied out to cf, SF, RBI (1-2 KFB); Bumbry, S scored.
    77
    [Outs: 2] O'Brien, S advanced to second on an error by p, advanced to third on the error, failed pickoff attempt.
    77
    [Outs: 2] Sosnoskie, A struck out swinging, out at first c to 1b (2-2 KBBKS).
    77
    VMI - Bottom of 9thSCORE
    Ballard, R pitching for Virginia TechVTVMI
    Hacker, M to ss.77
    Seaborn, M to 2b.77
    Blow, M to 3b.77
    [Outs: 0] BALLARD, J. popped up to ss (0-2 KS).
    77
    [Outs: 1] SANDRIDGE, B walked (3-1 BFBBB).
    77
    [Outs: 1] YODER, A.J. fouled out to 3b (2-0 BB).
    77
    [Outs: 2] HESS, J. reached on a fielding error by 3b (1-1 BF); SANDRIDGE, B advanced to second.
    77
    [Outs: 2] TOPPING, J. singled (2-2 KBBF); HESS, J. advanced to second; SANDRIDGE, B advanced to third.
    77
    [Outs: 2] GEISSLINGER walked, RBI (3-1 BBKBB); TOPPING, J. advanced to second; HESS, J. advanced to third; SANDRIDGE, B scored, unearned.
    78

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