Baseball Comeback at Rice Falls Short

    March 7, 2003

    Recap

    HOUSTON -

                             2003 Houston Cougars Baseball
                                   Houston at #1 Rice
                     Mar 4, 2003 at Houston (Rice's Reckling Park)
    

    Houston 3 (6-7)

    Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB Avg. ------------------------------------------------------------ Kevin Roberts 2b/ss...... 5 0 1 0 0 2 3 1 2 .238 Hyung Cho 3b............. 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 .385 Thanos Papavasiliou 1b... 4 1 1 0 0 3 8 0 0 .333 Stuart Musslewhite ss.... 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 .255 Sam Mitchell cf......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 Matt Farrington rf....... 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 0 2 .273 Cole Bruce dh............ 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .185 Travis Tully ph......... 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250 Gabe Lucas lf............ 3 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 .281 Greg Buchanan cf/2b...... 3 0 1 0 0 2 4 1 0 .059 Brett Logan c............ 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 2 .120 Nick Bott c............. 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .074 Gene Flores p............ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Rickey Putman p......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Taylor Gartz p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Ryan Wagner p........... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Travis Mays p........... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Brian Henderson p....... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Brad Sullivan p......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Totals................... 33 3 9 2 3 12 25 7 7

    Rice 4 (12-1)

    Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB Avg. ------------------------------------------------------------ Jeff Jorgensen cf........ 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .250 Chris Kolkhorst lf....... 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .373 Vincent Sinisi 1b........ 4 2 2 1 0 0 10 0 1 .421 Austin Davis rf.......... 3 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .315 Dane Bubela dh........... 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241 Drew Skaggs pr/dh....... 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 Craig Stansberry 3b...... 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .283 Paul Janish ss........... 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .396 Enrique Cruz 2b.......... 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 5 .318 Jeff Blackinton c........ 3 0 1 0 1 1 12 1 0 .227 Wade Townsend p/dh....... 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 4 0 1.000 Matt Ueckert p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 - David Aardsma p......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - Totals................... 31 4 8 4 2 4 27 11 8

    Score by Innings R H E ------------------------------------------- Houston............. 000 000 030 - 3 9 0 Rice................ 000 102 001 - 4 8 0 -------------------------------------------

    Note: 1 out, 2 runners LOB when the game ended.

    DP - Rice 2. LOB - Houston 7; Rice 8. 2B - Farrington(5); Sinisi(6); Davis(5). HR - Sinisi(2). HBP - Davis; Janish. SH - Buchanan(1). SF - Jorgensen(3); Stansberry(2). SB - Lucas(2); Buchanan(1). CS - Stansberry(1).

    Houston IP H R ER BB SO AB BF NP ERA -------------------------------------------------------- Gene Flores......... 3.2 3 1 1 0 1 14 16 54 1.80 Rickey Putman....... 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 4 4 13 0.00 Taylor Gartz........ 0.1 3 2 2 0 0 3 4 5 13.50 Ryan Wagner......... 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 11 2.70 Travis Mays......... 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 3 3 13 0.00 Brian Henderson..... 1.1 1 1 1 1 1 5 6 19 4.05 Brad Sullivan....... 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 7 2.93

    Rice IP H R ER BB SO AB BF NP ERA -------------------------------------------------------- Wade Townsend....... 6.0 4 0 0 3 9 21 24 109 2.00 Matt Ueckert........ 1.1 3 2 2 0 0 5 6 14 13.50 David Aardsma....... 1.2 2 1 1 0 3 7 7 19 0.69

    Win - Aardsma (2-0). Loss - Henderson (0-1). Save - None. WP - Flores(2); Gartz(1); Ueckert(1); Aardsma(2). HBP - by Flores (Janish); by Flores (Davis). PB - Bott 2(3). Inherited runners/scored: Putman 2/0; Wagner 1/0; Henderson 1/0; Sullivan 2/1; Aardsma 2/2. Pitches/strikes: Flores 54/35; Putman 13/10; Gartz 5/4; Wagner 11/6; Mays 13/7; Henderson 19/11; Sullivan 7/2; Townsend 109/64; Ueckert 14/10; Aardsma 19/16. Umpires - HP: Larry King 1B: Rick Nagy 3B: Jay McKeown Start: 7:03 pm Time: 2:42 Attendance: 2618 Henderson faced 2 batters in the 9th. Game: UHBASE13


    Play-by-Play

                             2003 Houston Cougars Baseball
                           Houston at #1 Rice - Play-by-Play
                     Mar 4, 2003 at Houston (Rice's Reckling Park)
    

    Score by Innings R H E ------------------------------------------- Houston............. 000 000 030 - 3 9 0 Rice................ 000 102 001 - 4 8 0 -------------------------------------------

    Houston starters: 26/2b Roberts; 1/3b Cho; 25/1b Papavasiliou; 7/ss Musslewhite; 15/rf Farrington; 14/dh Bruce; 12/lf Lucas; 24/cf Buchanan; 27/c Logan; 10/p Flores; Rice starters: 4/cf Jorgensen; 7/lf Kolkhorst; 27/1b Sinisi; 9/rf Davis; 16/dh Bubela; 23/3b Stansberry; 11/ss Janish; 13/2b Cruz; 12/c Blackinton; 30/p Townsend;

    Houston 1st - Roberts struck out swinging (2-2). Cho walked (3-2). Papavasiliou struck out swinging (2-2). Musslewhite singled up the middle (1-1); Cho advanced to second. Farrington grounded out to p (0-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

    Rice 1st - Jorgensen grounded out to 3b (1-0). Kolkhorst flied out to cf (0-0). Sinisi popped up to lf (0-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Houston 2nd - Bruce struck out looking (2-2). Lucas walked (3-1). Buchanan singled to shortstop (1-0); Lucas advanced to second. Buchanan stole second; Lucas stole third. Logan grounded out to p (1-2). Roberts struck out looking (2-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

    Rice 2nd - Davis doubled down the lf line (1-0). Bubela grounded out to 1b unassisted (2-1); Davis advanced to third. Stansberry reached on a fielder's choice to pitcher (0-2). Stansberry out at second c to ss, caught stealing. Janish hit by pitch (3-2). Janish advanced to second on a wild pitch. Cruz struck out looking (2-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

    Houston 3rd - Cho grounded out to p (3-1). Papavasiliou struck out swinging, out at first c to 1b (3-2). Musslewhite popped up to lf (3-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Rice 3rd - Blackinton grounded out to ss (3-2). Jorgensen flied out to rf (1-0). Kolkhorst grounded out to 2b (2-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Houston 4th - Farrington grounded out to p (2-1). Bruce walked (3-2). Lucas singled to right field (2-1); Bruce advanced to second. Buchanan struck out swinging (1-2). Logan struck out swinging (0-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

    Rice 4th - Sinisi homered to right field, RBI (0-1). Davis hit by pitch (1-2). Bubela flied out to cf (0-1). Stansberry reached on a fielder's choice to shortstop (1-2); Davis out at second ss to 2b. Janish singled to right field (0-1); Stansberry advanced to third. Putman to p for Flores. Cruz popped up to 1b (0-2). 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

    Houston 5th - Roberts singled down the lf line (2-1). Cho flied into double play lf to 1b (1-2); Roberts out on the play. Papavasiliou struck out swinging (1-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Rice 5th - Blackinton struck out swinging (1-2). Jorgensen flied out to cf (2-2). Kolkhorst flied out to rf (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Houston 6th - Musslewhite popped up to rf (0-0). Farrington grounded out to ss (2-1). Bruce struck out looking (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Rice 6th - Gartz to p for Putman. Sinisi doubled down the rf line (0-0). Davis singled through the right side (0-0); Sinisi advanced to third. Townsend to dh for Bubela. / for Townsend. Townsend singled up the middle, RBI (0-0); Davis advanced to second; Sinisi scored. Skaggs pinch ran for Townsend. Skaggs advanced to second; Davis advanced to third on a wild pitch. Stansberry flied out to rf, SF, RBI (1-0); Skaggs advanced to third; Davis scored. Wagner to p for Gartz. Janish popped up to 2b (2-2). Cruz struck out looking (3-2). 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

    Houston 7th - Skaggs to dh. Ueckert to p. Lucas singled to center field (2-2). Buchanan grounded out to p, bunt, SAC (0-0); Lucas advanced to second. Lucas advanced to third on a wild pitch. Logan flied into double play lf to c (1-1); Lucas out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Rice 7th - Bott to c for Logan. Mays to p for Wagner. Blackinton singled to center field (1-1). Jorgensen flied out to cf (2-1). Blackinton advanced to second on a passed ball. Kolkhorst popped up to 2b (3-2). Henderson to p for Mays. Sinisi grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-1). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

    Houston 8th - Roberts lined out to cf (0-0). Cho singled to shortstop (1-1). Papavasiliou singled to center field (0-0); Cho advanced to second. No play. Aardsma to p for Ueckert. Musslewhite singled to right field (0-1); Papavasiliou advanced to second; Cho advanced to third. Farrington doubled to left center, 2 RBI (0-0); Musslewhite advanced to third; Papavasiliou scored; Cho scored. Tully pinch hit for Bruce. Farrington advanced to third; Musslewhite scored on a wild pitch. Tully struck out swinging (1-2). Lucas grounded out to 2b (0-0). 3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

    Rice 8th - Roberts to ss. Mitchell, S. to cf for Musslewhite. Buchanan to 2b. Davis grounded out to 2b (1-2). Skaggs struck out swinging (3-2). Stansberry grounded out to 3b (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Houston 9th - Buchanan struck out swinging (1-2). Bott struck out looking (0-2). Roberts grounded out to ss (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Rice 9th - Janish singled up the middle (0-0). Cruz walked (3-1); Janish advanced to second. Sullivan to p for Henderson. Cruz advanced to second; Janish advanced to third on a passed ball. Blackinton walked (3-0). Jorgensen flied out to rf, SF, RBI (1-1); Janish scored. 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

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