Vanderbilt Baseball Update: 4/13/2014

Vanderbilt baseball struggled through another SEC series over the weekend. Commodore pitching has continued to lose its swagger while offensively batting has been inconsistent. Look inside for a review of the weekend along with a look ahead.


Tuesday: W, 6-2 vs. Indiana State
Friday: L, 10-4 vs. Texas A&M
Saturday: W, 8-5 vs. Texas A&M
Sunday: L, 8-2 vs. Texas A&M


No. 11 Vanderbilt 27-10 (7-8 SEC) gave up 11 combined runs in the first three innings of its three games with Texas A&M. The Commodores were able to rally to victory on Saturday but could not overcome the early deficits on Friday and Sunday. Vandy has now lost two straight SEC series. Vanderbilt's team batting average is .283 (opponents .194) with a 2.46 ERA (opponents 4.43 versus Vandy)

Tyler Beede: (5-4, 3.23 ERA) Allowed nine hits and four earned runs in five innings while striking out 3.
Carson Fulmer: (0-1, 2.00 ERA) Struck out six and gave up one hit and one earned run in three innings on Sunday.
Jared Miller: (6-1, 2.59 ERA) Allowed six hits in four innings on Saturday. Struck out two while walking three.
Tyler Ferguson: (5-2, 2.88 ERA) Allowed seven hits and five earned runs in six innings on Sunday. Struck out four and walked one.
Walker Buehler: (6-1, 1.65 ERA) Won sixth game of the season against Indiana State matching career-bests with seven innings and 10 strikeouts.
Brian Miller: (1-0, 0.84 ERA) Struck out four and allowed one earned run in five innings of work on Saturday to earn the win.
Adam Ravenelle: (2-0, 1.65 ERA) Had two strikeouts in one inning pitched during the win over Indiana State.
Jason Delay: (.302, 8 RBI) Had long at bat on Sunday that was capped with a nice single that setup a VU score. Singled and doubled on Saturday.
Rhett Wiseman: (.242, 17 RBI) Picked up three hits including a double and two RBIs in the Saturday win.
Dansby Swanson: (.359, 17 RBI) Doubled in the win over ISU. Had three hits and an RBI on Saturday. Had two hits and an RBI on Sunday.
Roe Coleman: (.153, 6 RBI) Had a double in an RBI in the win on Tuesday night.
John Norwood: (.250, 12 RBI) Had two singles and an RBI in the win over ISU. Had two hits on both Friday and Saturday.
Xavier Turner: (.336, 19 RBI) Had two hits on both Friday and Saturday.
Bryan Reynolds: (.331, 26 RBI) Had three hits including two doubles in Friday's game.


Tuesday 6:30 pm: vs. Middle Tennessee
Friday 6:35 pm: at Arkansas
Saturday 6:05: at Arkansas
Sunday Noon: at Arkansas


FLA	 9-6	--	23-13
USC	 8-7	1	28-7
GEO	 7-7	1.5 	21-14
VAN	 7-8	2	27-10
KEN	 7-8	2	23-13
TEN	 6-9	3	23-11
MIZ	 6-9	3 	17-17


ALA	10-3	--	24-11
OLM	 9-6	1	29-9
LSU	 8-6    1.5	27-9
ARK	 7-8	3	22-15
MSU	 7-8	3	22-15
TAM	 7-8	3	22-15
AUB  	 6-9	4	21-16

Vanderbilt at Arkansas
Alabama at Tennessee
South Carolina at Auburn
Georgia at Florida
Kentucky at Texas A&M
LSU at Ole Miss
Mississippi State at Missouri

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