Gophers Beat Augsburg in Midweek Contest

 
Minnesota 10, Augsburg 0
Box Score |  Photo Gallery

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
 AUG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
 MINN 0 2 0 6 0 1 1 0 x 10 14 1
 
 Pitching IP H R ER BB SO
 W - Hanson (3-0) 3.1 2 0 0 0 2
 L - Brandt (0-2) 2.0 3 2 2 0 2

 Batting Leaders AB R H RBI BB Other
 MINN - Stemper 3 2 3 2 0 3B
 AUG - Douglas 3 0 2 0 1 2B

May 6, 2014

Six extra-base hits helped the University of Minnesota (23-19) baseball team notch a 10-0 win against Augsburg on Tuesday at Siebert Field. Four Golden Gophers pitchers combined to shut out the Auggies (12-23).

Matt Stemper hit 3-for-3 with a triple, two runs and two RBIs. Dan Motl hit 2-for-4 with a pair of doubles, a run and two RBIs. Tony Skjefte and Mark Tatera had two hits each as Minnesota tallied 14 overall.

Tatera scored the first run of the ballgame after he hit a triple in the second. Bobby Juan’s double drove him in, and Juan scored on a wild pitch to give the Gophers a 2-0 lead.

Minnesota sent 10 batters to the plate in the fourth and added six runs to its lead on five hits. The inning included a two-run double by Motl and a two-run single by Skjefte that stretched the Gophers’ advantage to 8-0.

Starter Tyler Hanson pitched 3 1/3 innings, allowing two hits and striking out two batters. He earned the win to move to 3-0, after completing a predetermined length of an outing.

Hanson’s fellow freshmen, Matt Fiedler and Brian Glowicki, pitched 2 1/3 innings apiece. Each struck out two batters. Fiedler allowed one hit and two walks, and Glowicki allowed three hits. Dalton Sawyer finished the game.

Minnesota plated one run each in the sixth and the seventh innings. The Auggies’ only inning with more than one hit was the eighth. They totaled seven hits on the evening. Starter Jordan Brandt (0-2) was charged with the loss after two innings.

The Gophers will host Concordia-Moorhead on Wednesday night at 6:35. The game will be streamed through Gopher All-Access/Big Ten Digital Network.


 

 

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers in the Pros (June 19 Update)

Gophers in the Pros (June 19 Update)

6/19/2018 - Baseball

"Gophers in the Pros" will provide a bi-weekly update during the summer months for fans to keep up with former Gopher Baseball players as they compete at the next level.

ABCA/Rawlings Name Three Gophers All-Americans

ABCA/Rawlings Name Three Gophers All-Americans

6/16/2018 - Baseball

The last of the major organizations to name Division I All-Americans tabbed three Gophers as All-Americans in 2018.

PerfectGame Tabs Gophers as Freshmen All-Americans

PerfectGame Tabs Gophers as Freshmen All-Americans

6/14/2018 - Baseball

PerfectGame became the latest organization to honor Patrick Fredrickson and Max Meyer as Freshman All-Americans

Get daily updates delivered to your inbox!

Proud Sponsors Of Gopher Athletics