Emilien Pitre delivered a two-out, two-run go-ahead single to elevate No. 9 Kentucky to a 13-6 victory in entrance of three,274 followers on Tuesday night time, the biggest crowd of the season at Kentucky Proud Park. UK now could be 18-1 at house this season.
The Wildcats (26-3) have been in a dogfight trough 5 innings earlier than Pitre’s hit highlighted a four-run sixth inning and the Cats tacked on 5 extra within the seventh. Nolan McCarthy drove in 4 runs and had three hits whereas Hunter Gilliam prolonged his hit streak to 22 video games.
Each groups used a parade of pitchers on an excellent climate night within the Bluegrass. Kentucky now has gained 22 of its final 23 video games.
- Kentucky is 33-6 over its final 39 video games relationship to final season.
- Kentucky now has gained 22 of its final 23 video games.
- UK Coach Nick Mingione is in his seventh season on the helm and now owns a 202-132 profession document. Kentucky is 127-38 in non-conference video games underneath Coach Mingione. UK is 112-16 vs. non-Energy 5 opponents. UK is 45-44 within the month of April underneath Coach Mingione. Mingione is 90-43 at Kentucky Proud Park. UK is 8-0 this season in midweek video games.
- UK has scored in 328 of 334 video games underneath Coach Mingione.
- The Cats stole three bases and now are 57-of-72 on the season.
- UK was hit by six pitches, together with two every for each Jase Felker and Chase Stanke.
- Pitcher Ryan Hagenow on Tuesday was named a Third Group Midseason All-American by Excellent Sport.
- First Baseman Hunter Gilliam ran his hit streak to 22 video games and he now has reached safely in all 28 video games during which he is performed. The streak is the second-longest at UK since 2005, one behind Gunnar McNeill’s 23-game streak in 2016. He was deliberately walked twice and scored three runs.
- Catcher Devin Burkes has reached safely in 18 consecutive video games.
- Infielder Emilien Pitre hit a two-out, two-run go-ahead single within the sixth inning. He now has 10 multi-RBI video games this season.
- Outfielder Nolan McCarthy had three hits and drove in 4. He now has three multi-RBI video games this season. He now has 5 multi-hit video games.
- Outfielder Jackson Grey has reached safely in 20 consecutive video games. He has been hit by 16 pitches this season.
- Infielder Grant Smith has began all 145 video games of his collegiate profession. He has reached in 17 straight video games.
- Pitcher Reed Gannon made his collegiate debut on the mound.
Kentucky will journey to Georgia to open a sequence on Friday night time at 6 p.m. ET. It is going to be streamed on SECN+.