Baseball: Vanderbilt 4, Florida 2

Cesar Nicolas and Warner Jones each went 3-for-4 and delivered back-to-back RBI singles in the seventh inning to break up a 2-2 tie and send Vanderbilt to a 4-2 win over No. 13 Florida, Saturday, April 5, at Hawkins Field.Vanderbilt improves to 15-14 overall and 4-7 in the SEC. Florida slips to 23-8-1 overall and 5-5-1 in the league. Sunday the Commodores go for their first sweep of an SEC opponent since 1997 when Vanderbilt took all three from Florida in Nashville.

                         Florida at Vanderbilt
           Apr 05, 2003 at Nashville, Tenn. (Hawkins Field)

Florida 2 (23-8-1,5-5-1 SEC)

Name (Pos)                 AB  R  H RBI  BB SO PO  A
Brett Dowdy 3b............  4  0  2  0    0  0  3  3 
Jonathan Tucker 2b/ss.....  3  0  0  0    1  1  1  2 
C.J. Smith 1b.............  4  0  1  0    0  1  8  0 
Mario Garza lf............  4  0  0  0    0  2  0  0 
Ben Harrison cf...........  2  1  1  0    0  0  2  0 
 Jake Riordan pr/cf........ 1  0  0  0    0  0  1  0 
Jeff Corsaletti rf........  3  0  1  0    1  1  1  0 
Brian Rose c..............  4  1  2  1    0  0  6  2 
 Fritz Reichardt pr........ 0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0 
Stephen Barton dh.........  3  0  0  0    0  1  0  0 
 Lee Roberson ph........... 1  0  0  0    0  0  0  0 
Matt Graziano ss..........  2  0  0  0    0  1  1  1 
 Matt Maley ph/2b.......... 2  0  0  1    0  0  0  0 
Justin Hoyman p...........  0  0  0  0    0  0  1  2 
 Mike Pete p............... 0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0 
 Darren O'Day p............ 0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0 
Totals.................... 33  2  7  2    2  7 24 10 


Vanderbilt 4 (15-14,4-7 SEC)

Name (Pos)                 AB  R  H RBI  BB SO PO  A
Ryan Klosterman ss........  4  1  1  0    1  0  3  2 
Matt Zeller cf............  3  1  0  0    1  1  1  0 
Cesar Nicolas 1b..........  4  1  3  1    0  0  9  1 
Warner Jones lf...........  4  1  3  1    0  0  1  0 
John Kaye dh..............  2  0  1  1    1  1  0  0 
Tony Mansolino 3b.........  3  0  1  1    0  2  0  1 
Worth Scott rf............  4  0  0  0    0  2  4  0 
Jonathan Douillard c......  4  0  0  0    0  0  6  1 
Zach Simpson 2b...........  4  0  1  0    0  0  3  7 
Robert Ransom p...........  0  0  0  0    0  0  0  1 
 Matt Buschmann p.......... 0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0 
Totals.................... 32  4 10  4    3  6 27 13 



Score by innings:                      R  H  E
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Florida               010 000 100   -  2  7  3
Vanderbilt            010 001 20    -  4 10  0
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E - Dowdy(4); Tucker(11); Smith(3). 
DP - Florida 1; Vanderbilt 1. LOB - Florida 7; Vanderbilt 9. 
2B - Dowdy(15); Harrison(10); Nicolas(7); Jones(5); Mansolino(6). 3B - Rose(1). 
CS - Klosterman(4). 
SH - Kaye(2); Mansolino(3). 

Florida                IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  AB BF
Justin Hoyman.......  6.1  10   4   3   2   4  27 31 
Mike Pete...........  0.0   0   0   0   1   0   0  1 
Darren O'Day........  1.2   0   0   0   0   2   5  5 


Vanderbilt             IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  AB BF
Robert Ransom.......  7.0   7   2   2   1   5  27 29 
Matt Buschmann......  2.0   0   0   0   1   2   6  7 



Win - Ransom 3-0.  Loss - Hoyman 4-2.  Save - Buschmann (3).
HBP - by Ransom (Harrison). 
Umpires - Home:Eddie Loggins  1st:Danny Everett  3rd:John Whitaker  
Start: 4:03   Time: 2:17   Attendance: 768

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