Vanderbilt Baseball Weekly Report

March 28, 2011

Overall Record: 22-3; SEC: 4-2 Streak: Won 2

Last Week's Results (3-1)
Tuesday, March 22 vs. Tennessee Tech W1102 (Hawkins Field)
Friday, March 25 at Arkansas L2-1 (Baum Stadium)
Saturday, March 26 at Arkansas W4-1 (Baum Stadium)
Sunday, March 27 at Arkansas W2-1 (Baum Stadium)

This Week (Times Central)
Tuesday, March 29 vs. Tennessee-Martin 6 p.m. (Hawkins Field)
Friday, April 1 at Auburn 6 p.m. (Plainsman Park)
Saturday, April 2 at Auburn 6 p.m. (Plainsman Park) (TV - CSS)
Sunday, April 3 at Auburn 1 p.m. (Plainsman Park)

Freshman of the Week Nomination
Tony Kemp, OF, 5-6, 165, Franklin, Tenn.
• Weekly totals: 4G/4GS, 12AB, 3R, 4H, 3BB
• Equaled a career-high with three hits on Saturday.
• Went 4-for-10 over the weekend at Arkansas.

Pitcher of the Week Nomination
Grayson Garvin, Junior, LHP, 6-6, 220, Suwanee, Ga.
• Weekly totals: 8.0IP, 2H, 1R/1ER, 2BB, 6K
• Won his second straight SEC start.
• His eight innings pitched set a career SEC-best.
• Scattered two hits and pitched six no-hit frames.
• Has allowed one run on four hits with 12 strikeouts in 15 SEC innings.

Player of the Week Nomination
Jason Esposito, 3B, 6-1, 200, Bethany, Conn.
• Weekly totals: 4G/4GS, 16AB, 1R, 5H, 4RBI
• Knocked in two of the Commodores' four runs on Saturday.
• Collected his seventh two-hit game of the year on Saturday.

Commodore Notes
Vanderbilt improved to 22-3 on the year winning the team's sixth straight series two games to one at Arkansas and pounding Tennessee Tech on Tuesday... The Commodores pounded out 11 hits in an 11-2 win over Tennessee Tech... Seven different Commodores registered at least one hit and four had two-hit performances... T.J. Pecoraro picked up the win with two no-hit innings.... Arkansas rallied for two runs in the eighth inning to beat VU and Sonny Gray 2-1 on Friday night... The loss ruined a compete game effort for Gray, who fanned 12 in his second complete game of the year... The Dores' lone run came on a wild pitch with the bases loaded... The Commodores evened the series on Saturday with a 4-1 win behind starter Grayson Garvin... Garvin turned in eight strong innings allowing one run on two hits with six strikeouts... Tony Kemp paced the offense and equaled a career-best with three hits... Vandy clinched the series with Sunday's 2-1 win over Arkansas... Aaron Westlake's solo home run off the scoreboard in right-center field put the Dores up early... Taylor Hill pitched five scoreless innings to earn the win and Navery Moore pitched a scoreless ninth to earn his sixth save of the year an second of the weekend.



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