UTA (29-23, 19-9 Sun Belt Conference) 6, Texas State (26-28, 12-16 Sun Belt) 7
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Bobcat Ballpark • San Marcos, Texas
Team Records and Series Notes
• UTA is 29-23 and 19-9 in the Sun Belt Conference. Texas State is 26-28, 12-16 in the Sun Belt.
• Texas State leads the all-time series with UTA, 64-43, including a 31-15 mark in games played in San Marcos.
• The series will resume on Friday at 6 p.m. CT at Bobcat Ballpark. UTA will turn to junior righty Trae Patterson (6-1, 2.42 ERA).
• The Mavs turned their 46th double play of the year.
• UTA is 16-7 in road games.
• The Mavs are 1-1 on Thursdays.
• UTA is 11-2 vs. conference opponents on the road.
• UTA is 23-18 vs. a right-handed starting pitcher.
• UTA is 13-13 in night games.
• The Mavs are 6-5 in their all gray uniform combination.
• UTA is 3-6 in May and 27-16 since March.
• UTA is 12-15 when its opponent scores first.
• The Mavs are 6-7 in one-run games and 12-10 in one or two-run games.
• UTA head coach Darin Thomas has a 295-277 all-time record in his 10th year.
• Senior LF Quintin Rohrbaugh made his team-high 110th consecutive start.
• Senior RHP Kadon Simmons made his 16th appearance of the year and the 14th start of the year.
o Simmons has appeared in 32 games with 29 starts.
o Simmons is 7-4 in 2017 and 16-8 in his two-year career.
o UTA is 9-5 in Simmons' starts in 2017 and 16-11 in his career.
• Junior 1B Omar Salinas has reached base safely in 43 of 47 career starts.
o Salinas homered for the team-leading ninth time.
o Salinas tied his career high with four hits, done twice.
• Junior 2B Christian Hollie has reached base safely in 95 of his 120 career starts and in 18 of 24 starts in 2017.
• Sophomore C Will Olson has reached base safely in 45 of his 54 starts in 2017 and in 40 of his 43 starts in 2017.
• Sophomore CF Noah Vaughan has reached base safely in 76 of his 91 career starts and in 40 of his 51 starts in 2017.
o Vaughan has 19 two-out RBI in 2017, tying him for the team lead.
• Senior 3B Brady Cox has reached base safely in 134 of his 169 career starts and in 37 of his 49 starts in 2017.
• Junior SS RJ Williams has reached base safely in 119 of his 146 career starts and in 37 of his 46 starts in 2017.
• Junior RHP Dylan Schneider worked in his 23rd game of the year and the 43rd of his career.
o Schneider tied his season-long with 3.2 innings.
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