Georgia edges Clemson in 9th inning
CLEMSON, S.C. – Skyler Weber’s sacrifice fly in the ninth inning gave Georgia the lead for good in its 3-2 victory over Clemson at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Tuesday night. The Bulldogs improved to 19-15, while the Tigers fell to 16-16. The two teams will conclude the home-and-home season series in Athens on April 21.
Stephen Wrenn led off the game with a home run, then Chase PinderChase Pinder
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Bo Tucker (1-1) earned the win, as he allowed no hits, no runs and one walk with one strikeout in 2.0 innings pitched. Jared Cheek pitched a scoreless ninth inning to record his fifth save of the year. Taylor VetzelTaylor Vetzel
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The Tigers return to Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Wednesday at 4 p.m. when they face Charleston Southern. It’s BOGO Wednesday, as fans can purchase one adult-seat ticket and receive an additional reserved-seat ticket free of charge.