BSB: UTA 5, No. 4 Texas Tech 1 - Postgame Notes

March 14, 2017

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By Bryce Bennett, UTA Athletics Communications

March 14, 2017
UTA (9-8), No. 4 Texas Tech (14-4)
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Globe Life Park – Arlington, Texas
Postgame Notes

Team Records and Series Notes
• UTA is 9-8 and Texas Tech 14-4.
• This is the 28th meeting between the Mavericks and Red Raiders.
• Tech leads the series 22-6 and is 4-1 when playing at a neutral site.
• UTA will return to action on Wednesday, hosting Abilene Christian at Clay Gould Ballpark. First pitch is slated for 6:30 p.m. CT.

Team Notes
• UTA is 2-4 when playing at Globe Life Park.
• UTA is 2-1 when playing at a neutral site for the 2017 season.
• The Mavs are 9-6 vs. a right-handed pitcher.
• The Mavs are 7-1 in March.
• Mavs head coach Darin Thomas has a 275-263 all-time record in his 10th year.
• UTA is 86-2 over the last four years when staked to an eighth-inning lead, including 9-0 in 2017.

Individual Notes
• Senior LF Quintin Rohrbaugh made his team-high 75th consecutive start.
o Rohrbaugh has reached base safely in 67 of his 75 career starts.
o Rohrbaugh collected his 20th hit of the season.
o Rohrbaugh tallied his third steal of the season.
• Junior P Jordon West makes his seventh appearance of the year for the Mavs.
• Junior LHP Jake Wilcox appeared in his seventh game of the year and the 40th of his career.
o Wilcox has inherited 6 runners and has not allowed any to score.
o Wilcox earns his second win of the year.
• Sophomore 1B Noah Vaughan tallied up his ninth RBI of the season for the Mavs.
• Sophomore OF Aaron Funk has reached base safely in all eight starts of his career.
• Sophomore C Will Olson has reached base safely 18 times this season.
o Olson now has 19 hits on the season.
• Sophomore SS Josh Minjarez recorded his eighth RBI of the season.
• Junior RHP Daniel James strikes out the side in his first appearance of the season after recovering from a hip injury.
o James gets his first save of the season.
• Junior DH Omar Salinas gathered his 16th hit in his 56th at-bat of the season.
• Senior 3B Brady Cox collects his 19th hit of the season.

 

 

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