Vanderbilt Baseball Weekly Report - Week 9

April 17, 2017

Overall Record: 22-15
SEC: 7-8
Streak: Loss 1



Last Week’s Results (1-3)
Tuesday, April 11 vs. Tennessee Tech – Loss 5-2
Thursday, April 13 vs. No. 12 Florida – Loss 10-6
Friday, April 14 vs. No. 12 Florida – Win 2-0
Saturday, April 15 vs. No. 12 Florida – Loss 20-8 


This Week (Times Central)
Tuesday, April 18 at Middle Tennessee – 6 p.m.
Friday, April 21 at Georgia – 6 p.m. [ESPNU]
Saturday, April 22 at Georgia – 5 p.m. [SEC Network+]
Saturday, April 23 at Georgia – 12 p.m. [SEC Network+]

Pitcher of the Week Nominee

Kyle Wright, RHP, 6-4, 225, Huntsville, Ala.
Weekly totals: 1G/1GS, W, 9.0IP, 3H, 0R/0ER, 0BB, 13K
Dominated Florida for the second straight year with a three-hit shutout for his first shutout of the season.
Struck out a career-best 13, striking out at least one in all nine innings.
Allowed only three base runners in the entire game in three separate innings.
Recorded streaks of 10 and 12 straight retired Gators.
In two career starts against Florida, he has allowed six hits over 18 scoreless innings with 23 strikeouts.

Commodore Notes
Vanderbilt lost three-of-four games during the week dropping Tuesday’s game against Tennessee Tech then losing three-of-four to No. 12 Florida over the weekend… The Commodores fell 5-2 in a rain-soaked loss to Tennessee Tech on Tuesday night… A four-run fifth inning was too much for the Dores to overcome in Chandler Day’s first loss of the season… Vandy let a late lead slip away on Thursday night in a 10-6 loss to Florida… The Commodores yielded five runs in the ninth… Connor Kaiser drove in two runs in Reed Hayes’ first loss as a Commodore… Kyle Wright snapped the Dores’ season-long, three-game losing streak with a three-hit shutout on Friday night in Vanderbilt’s 2-0 win over Florida… Wright punched out a career-best 13 with no walks in his second straight shutout of the Gators… Jason Delay led the offense with three hits and scored both runs in the victory… Will Toffey and Ethan Paul each added two hits apiece… The Commodores dropped the series on Saturday in a 20-8 loss… Jason Delay drove in three runs with Jeren Kendall and Ethan Paul chipping in three hits each… Drake Fellows took the loss after allowing six runs, five earned, on four hits over two innings… Vanderbilt hits the road for four games this week beginning Tuesday night at Middle Tennessee before traveling to Georgia for a three-game series beginning Friday night.


 

 

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