The Bat Cats have now swept the Cards in 2014 with a 4-2 win at Louisville. Looks like those red pants didn't help the 'Ville any. As for the school rivalry, Kentucky is now 8-1 for the school year against Louisville in all sports.
Kentucky put numbers on the board first with a run in the top of the 2nd. Micheal Thomas scored on a throwing error by CF. It would be the first of a season-high fo... (MORE)
Baseball: Kentucky 3, Missouri 8
The Cats were within one run going into the top of the 9th, but an error-laden 4-run inning and a sharp closing pitcher by the Tigers proved to be too much to overcome.
Junior outfielder Austin Cousino led UK on offense with three hits and two runs in five at-bats. Senior infielder Matt Reida accounted for the only other score. Reida had one hit, one walk and one run.
While not scoring a ru... (MORE)
Baseball: Kentucky 12, Missouri 0
A.J. Reed hit a home run for the fifth straight game as #12 Kentucky bludgeoned Missouri in game two of the series: 12-0.
Neither team scored until the bottom of the 5th, when the Cats broke through with three runs. A.J. Reed's homer brought he and Max Kuhn in, and Micheal Thomas crossed home on a Ka'ai Tom double down the RF line. All three scores were with two outs.
Then in the bottom of ... (MORE)
Baseball: Kentucky 7, Missouri 8
Missouri scored first and led until the bottom of the 7th, when Kentucky plated five runs in a single inning to take the lead. With the Cats leading 5-7 going into the top of the 8th, three different pitchers for Kentucky allowed three hits to the first three batters, the final one a 3-RBI homer.
Those three runs would be the last scores of the game as Mizzou shut down UK's batters for the fin... (MORE)
Baseball: Kentucky 4, Morehead State 6
Ugh. It's times like this you wish Clinton Hollon, Trevor Clifton and Hunter Green would have come to UK instead of going pro out of high school. The Cats continue to struggle with their bullpen, with three of the four pitchers who took the mound giving up earned runs against unranked Morehead State.
The blame isn't solely on the bullpen though. The Eagles scored in the the top of the 1st and ... (MORE)