MSU Friday Baseball Scrimmage Stats/Info

Mississippi State baseball played a six-inning scrimmage Friday afternoon. Included are partial stats and notes. The next scrimmage is Saturday beginning at noon.

Highlights from the scrimmage:

  • Hitting highlights:
  • Senior Jarrod Parks had a single.
  • Freshman Brayden Jones was hit by a pitch.
  • Senior Nick Vickerson had a single and a double.
  • Senior Wes Thigpen had a single.
  • Senior Cody Freeman walked twice.
  • Junior Brett Bozeman had a single and a double.
  • Freshman C.T. Bradford had a single.
  • Senior Ryan Collins had a single.
  • Senior Jonathan Ogden walked once.
  • Freshman Demarcus Henderson walked once.
  • Freshman Cody Abraham walked once.
  • Freshman Taylor Stark had a triple and 2 RBI.
  • Pitching highlights:
  • Junior RHP Devin Jones threw 4 innings, allowing 1 (unearned) run on 4 hits and 2 walks while striking out 3.
  • Sophomore RHP Chris Stratton threw 4 innings, allowing 0 runs on 3 hits and 0 walks while striking out 6.
  • Freshman RHP Daryl Norris threw 1 inning, allowing no runs on 0 hits or walks while striking out 2.
  • Senior LHP Trey Johnson threw 1 inning, allowing 2 runs (both earned) on 1 hit and 2 walks while striking out 1.
  • Freshman LHP C.T. Bradford threw 1 inning, allowing 0 runs on 1 hit and 0 walks while striking out none.
  • Freshman RHP Hunter Renfroe threw 1 inning, allowing no runs on 0 hits, 0 walks while striking out 1.
  • Top Velocity (Consistent and Top velo for 1st Inning):
  • Devin Jones - 91-92, 93 miles per hour.
  • Chris Stratton - 88-90, 91 miles per hour.
  • Daryl Norris - 86-89, 91 miles per hour.
  • Trey Johnson - 82-84, 84 miles per hour.
  • C.T. Bradford - 85-86, 89 miles per hour.
  • Hunter Renfroe - 93-94, 95 miles per hour.
  • Defensive Starters:
  • 1B - Ryan Collins, Daryl Norris
  • 2B - Taylor Stark, Sam Frost
  • SS - Jonathan Ogden, Demarcus Henderson
  • 3B - Jarrod Parks, Nick Vickerson
  • C - Wes Thigpen, Cody Freeman
  • LF - Trey Johnson, Cody Abraham
  • CF - C.T. Bradford, Brent Brownlee
  • RF - Jaron Shepherd, (?)
  • Notes From The Park:

  • The temperature during the scrimmage was 38 degrees.
  • After throwing 96-97 consistently in his last outing, true freshman RHP Hunter Renfroe threw 93-94 consistently, topping out at 95, in Friday's outing. He threw 9 pitches, the same in the last outing, and threw 6 for strikes, the same in the last outing. No one has gotten a hit of him or walked in his two innings of work.
  • Senior shortstop Jonathan Ogden continues to impress in the field, making two outstanding plays in the field in the bottom of the sixth.
  • Chris Stratton has now thrown 7 innings in his two outings, giving up 0 runs.
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