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Texas Longhorns Baseball Takes Game 1 Over Stanford Cardinal

Nolan Kingham leads No. 21 Texas baseball, taking Game 1 over No. 19 Stanford.

Nolan Kingham pitched seven shut-out innings to give Texas a 4-0 win over No. 19 Stanford Cardinal.

Live Game Recap

Texas Longhorns Thursday starting lineup

50   CF   Zane Gurwitz

2     DH  Kody Clemens

37   3B   Ryan Reynolds

42   1B   Kacy Clemens

17   2B   Bret Boswell

11   LF    Travis Jones

33   RF    Patrick Mathis

7      C    Michael Cantu

1     SS   David Hamilton

Starting Pitcher

45  RHP  Nolan Kingham 

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1st Inning

Texas goes hitless in the top of the first. Nolan Kingham is on the mound for his second start of the season.

Kingham gives up one hit but no runs, leaving the game scoreless after the 1st.

2nd Inning

Kacy Clemens gets a walk and Travis Jones picked up a base hit. Travis Jones up with two men on and no outs.

Travis Jones lays down a perfect bunt down the 3rd base line. Stanford threw a bad ball to first, which allowed Clemens to pick up the first run of the game. Texas 1 Stanford 0 with no outs at the Top of 2nd.

Kingham retires the side. Texas enters Top 3 leading 1-0 over Stanford.

3rd Inning

Three-up, three-down for Texas. Longhorns go into bottom of the third with 1-0 lead.

Kacy Clemens makes a big stop to throw out the batter at first, for what would have very well been an RBI single for Stanford. Texas leads 1-0 after three.

4th Inning

Kacy Clemens follows up his big play in the field with a single to center field at the Top of the 4th.

Texas leaves one man on, and enters the bottom of 4th with 1-0 lead.

5th Inning

Ryan Reynolds strikes out with the bases loaded to end the top of the 5th. Texas 1, Stanford 0

Texas keeps Stanford scoreless headed into the Top of 6th.

6th Inning

Travis Jones with a standup double to left field.

Another strikeout for Stanford ends top of 6th for Longhorns. Texas leads 1-0.

Texas ends six with 1-0 lead. Zane Gurwitz is up next to start the 7th.

7th Inning

Zane Gurwitz with a solo homer to left field. Texas now leads 2-0.

Texas escapes with two men on to end the 7th still leading 2-0 over Stanford.

8th Inning

RHP Beau Ridgeway is now on the mound for Texas.

Ridgeway goes one, two, three in the top of the eight to keep the Cardinal scoreless through 8.

9th Inning

Kacy Clemens up with two outs and bases loaded in Top of 9.

Stanford walks Clemens - therefore walks in a run, giving Texas a 3-0 lead.

Back-to-back runs walked in to make it 4-0 Texas.

Middle of 9th. Texas leads 4-0 over Stanford. 

That does it from Palo Alto. No. 21 Texas takes down No. 19 Stanford 4-0 in Game 1 of the four game series.

 


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