Commodores ready for first weekend as nation's top team
Commodores return home for final week of regular season against Belmont, Alabama
Vandy captures regular season championship with 10-5 win
Vanderbilt returns home to host UT-Martin, Missouri
VU hosts in-state rivals Lipscomb and Tennessee this week
Vanderbilt rallied to beat Georgia 5-4 in dramatic fashion Saturday.
Vanderbilt 12, Rhode Island 8
Career Game Highs
2013 -Turned in a career outing to help the Commodores clinch the SEC title with a career-best 4.2 shutout innings at Kentucky 5/12 striking out five to get the win... Gave up one run on two hits in one inning of work in victory vs. Mississippi State 4/28... Tagged for three runs on two hits and three walks in 1.1 innings against Tennessee Tech 4/16... Recorded two outs at Ole Miss 4/7... Earned his second win of the season with 2.2 shutout innings of relief against MTSU 4/2... Allowed one run on four hits in 2.2 innings against Florida 3/23... Pitched a career-high four innings allowing no runs at MTSU 3/20... Struck out the only batter he faced in win at Auburn 3/16... Allowed one run on two hits while recording two outs against Buffalo 3/13... Only batter faced reached on error in loss at Oregon 3/10... Tagged for three runs on three hits in lone inning of relief against Eastern Illinois 3/5... Stranded one runner and retired both batters he faced out of the pen against Illinois-Chicago 3/2... Tossed two score- less innings allowing one hit against Evansville 2/27... Struck out two in one scoreless inning against Monmouth 2/23... Turned in three scoreless innings to earn the win over Central Arkansas 2/20... Worked one score- less frame on Opening Day win over Long Beach State 2/15.
2012 - Inherited the bases loaded ans walked in a run facing only one batter in loss to Mississippi State 5/27 in SEC Championship game... Earned his first career win with 1.1 scoreless innings of work at Tennessee 5/5... Tossed 3.1 scoreless innings, striking out three against Kentucky 3/27... Retired the only batter he faced at Alabama 4/20... Walked two in one scoreless inning against Belmont 4/11... Matched a season high with three walks over two scoreless innings against South Carolina 3/30... Stranded two inherited runners recording one out against Georgia 3/25... Gave up one hit while allowing two-of-three inherited runners to score against Georgia 3/24... Allowed two inherited runners to score while recording two outs at Florida 3/18... Tagged for a career-high four runs on four hits over two-plus innings at Florida 3/16... Entered the game to pitch against Siena 3/14 but game was called due to weather before he threw a pitch... Pitched out of an inherited bases loaded jam turning in 2.1 scoreless innings against San Diego 3/10... Allowed a game-tying double against the lone batter he faced in win over Rhode Island... Gave up one run on three hits in 1.1 innings against Louisiana Tech 2/29... Worked a career-long 3.2 innings against Oregon 2/26 with a career-best six strikeouts... Tagged for two runs on three hits in one inning against Oakland 2/22... Struck out a career-best in a career-high two innings at Stanford 2/18.