Orange Holds on to Defeat Purple 7-6 Friday


by -
Discuss on the Baseball Message Board   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Orange Holds on to Defeat Purple 7-6 Friday

CLEMSON, S.C. - Orange

# 0, 0
,

View Full Profile
withstood a furious Purple rally in the seventh and last inning in its 7-6 win to take a 2-0 series lead in the Orange & Purple scrimmage Friday. The final intrasquad scrimmage (free admission) is Sunday at 1:30 p.m. at Fluor Field in Greenville, S.C.

Trailing 7-2 entering the bottom of the seventh inning, Purple scored three runs to cut Orange's lead to 7-5. With runners on second and third and two outs, Reed RohlmanReed Rohlman
Fr. Outfielder
#26 6-0, 190
Moore, SC

View Full Profile
grounded an infield single to shortstop Eli WhiteEli White
Fr. Infielder
#4 6-3, 175
Easley, SC

View Full Profile
. Glenn BatsonGlenn Batson
Fr. 3rd Base
#15 6-2, 205
Greenville, SC

View Full Profile
scored on the play, but an alert White picked up the ball and threw a one-hopper to catcher Chris OkeyChris Okey
Fr. Catcher
#25 6-0, 180
Mount Dora, FL

View Full Profile
, who scooped the in-between hop and tagged Tyler SlatonTyler Slaton
Jr. Outfielder
#18 5-7, 200
Cumming, GA

View Full Profile
to end the game.

The Orange squad scored in five of the seven innings and totaled 16 hits. Freshman catcher Robert Jolly went 4-for-5 with a double, two RBIs and a run. Maleeke GibsonMaleeke Gibson
So. Outfielder
#1 5-9, 165
Sumter, SC

View Full Profile
went 3-for-4 with a double and three RBIs, while White and Mike TrillerMike Triller
RS So. Outfielder
#35 6-2, 190
Rutland, VT

View Full Profile
added three hits apiece. Rohlman paced Purple, who totaled 10 hits, by going 3-for-5 with an RBI, while Slaton and Drew Wharton added two hits apiece.

Freshman lefthander Charlie Barnes allowed two runs on three hits in 4.0 innings pitched in a starting role to earn the win, while Drew MoyerDrew Moyer
Fr. RH Pitcher
#20 6-3, 205
Gilbert, SC

View Full Profile
picked up the save.

Tags: Tyler Slaton, Mike Triller, Maleeke Gibson, Eli White, Glenn Batson, Drew Moyer, Chris Okey, Reed Rohlman,
Discuss on the Baseball Message Board   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Loading...
Post your comments!
Dabo Swinney responds to Muschamp's 'Real Death Valley' comments
Dabo Swinney responds to Muschamp's 'Real Death Valley' comments
Report: Transfer forward commits to Clemson
Report: Transfer forward commits to Clemson
Ban on using former players in practice among rule changes
Ban on using former players in practice among rule changes
Sapp throws for 455 yards in Sons Bowl victory
Sapp throws for 455 yards in Sons Bowl victory
Swinney, Fuller to compete in 2018 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge
Swinney, Fuller to compete in 2018 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge
Lawrence, Higgins, tempo and 50-50 balls: Jeff Scott recaps improved spring offense
Lawrence, Higgins, tempo and 50-50 balls: Jeff Scott recaps improved spring offense
Clemson heads to Wake Forest
Clemson heads to Wake Forest
Dabo Swinney Ladies Clinic will re-open ticket sales
Dabo Swinney Ladies Clinic will re-open ticket sales
Elliott on quarterback battle:
Elliott on quarterback battle: "It's going to be the best guy" that will start
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Updates
Daily Digest
Clemson Gear
Clemson Gear