Late run dooms Tigers in loss to BC


by -
Discuss on the Baseball Message Board   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Chris Okey hit two homers in the loss
Chris Okey hit two homers in the loss

CHESTNUT HILL, MASS. – Blake Butera’s two-out single in the eighth inning scored Johnny Adams to break a 7-7 tie in Boston College’s 8-7 win over Clemson at Commander Shea Field on Saturday afternoon. The Eagles, who evened the series 1-1, improved to 16-17 overall and 6-10 in the ACC. The Tigers dropped to 17-18 overall and 8-9 in ACC play. Each of Clemson’s last five losses has been by one run.

With the Tigers trailing 4-1, Chris OkeyChris Okey
So. Catcher
#25 5-11, 195
Mount Dora, FL

View Full Profile
belted a solo homer in the fifth inning before homers by Steven DuggarSteven Duggar
Jr. Outfielder
#9 6-2, 195
Moore, SC

View Full Profile
and Okey in the top of the sixth inning gave Clemson a 5-4 lead. After the Eagles tied the score with a run in the bottom of the sixth inning, Eli WhiteEli White
So. Infielder
#4 6-2, 185
Easley, SC

View Full Profile
and Duggar lofted sacrifice flies in the top of the seventh inning to give Clemson a two-run lead. The Eagles responded again with Stephen Sauter’s two-run homer in the bottom of the seventh inning to tie the score before Butera’s go-ahead, run-scoring single in the eighth inning.

Justin Dunn (4-2) earned the win by pitching 2.2 innings in relief. Jesse Adams recorded the last three outs to register his first save of the year. Tiger reliever Taylor VetzelTaylor Vetzel
RS So. RH Pitcher
#41 6-0, 155
Simpsonville, SC

View Full Profile
(1-2) suffered the loss.

The series concludes Sunday at noon.

It appears your Web browser is not configured to display PDF files. No worries, just click here to download the PDF file.


Tags: Steven Duggar, Eli White, Chris Okey, Taylor Vetzel
Swinney announces change at quarterback
Swinney announces change at quarterback
Clemson-Wake Forest game time held for 2 possible times
Clemson-Wake Forest game time held for 2 possible times
Tony Elliott talks Clemson QB switch
Tony Elliott talks Clemson QB switch
Clemson-Syracuse depth charts released
Clemson-Syracuse depth charts released
Discuss on the Baseball Message Board   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Post your comments!
Swinney breaks down decision to name Trevor Lawrence starter
Swinney breaks down decision to name Trevor Lawrence starter
Clemson-Syracuse depth charts released
Clemson-Syracuse depth charts released
Clemson-Wake Forest game time held for 2 possible times
Clemson-Wake Forest game time held for 2 possible times
Tony Elliott talks Clemson QB switch
Tony Elliott talks Clemson QB switch
Swinney announces change at quarterback
Swinney announces change at quarterback
Analysts see Lawrence named starter as right decision, key to Playoff success
Analysts see Lawrence named starter as right decision, key to Playoff success
Elliott says Feaster pushing for more playing time
Elliott says Feaster pushing for more playing time
Lawrence on previous loss to Syracuse: "We didn't come ready to play"
Lawrence on previous loss to Syracuse: "We didn't come ready to play"
WATCH: Etienne sees RB rotation clicking
WATCH: Etienne sees RB rotation clicking
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Breaking
Daily Digest