Baseball: Vanderbilt 4, Mississippi State 3

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Ryan Godfrey roped a ninth-inning bases-loaded two-RBI double inside the right-field line that scored Rucker Taylor and Ryan Klosterman as Vanderbilt rallied past No. 10 Mississippi State, 4-3, Saturday at Dudy Noble Field. The win draws the Commodores (11-7, 1-1 SEC) even in their three-game Southeastern Conference series with the Bulldogs (12-2-1, 1-1 SEC). The series finale is Sunday at 1:30 p.m.

                    Vanderbilt at Mississippi State
         Mar 15, 2003 at Starkville, Miss. (Dudy Noble Field)

Vanderbilt 4 (11-7,1-1 SEC)

Name (Pos)                 AB  R  H RBI  BB SO PO  A
Warner Jones cf...........  5  0  0  0    0  0  3  0 
Rucker Taylor 2b..........  4  1  0  0    0  3  3  7 
Ryan Klosterman ss........  2  1  0  0    2  1  3  2 
Cesar Nicolas 1b..........  4  1  3  0    1  1  8  1 
Jeff Boutwell lf..........  4  0  0  0    1  3  2  0 
Worth Scott rf............  4  1  2  0    1  1  1  0 
John Kaye dh..............  2  0  1  0    1  0  0  0 
 Ryan Godfrey ph/dh........ 2  0  1  2    0  0  0  0 
Jonathan Douillard c......  4  0  1  0    0  1  5  0 
Zach Simpson 3b...........  4  0  0  0    0  1  1  1 
Robert Ransom p...........  0  0  0  0    0  0  1  1 
 John Scott p.............. 0  0  0  0    0  0  0  1 
Totals.................... 35  4  8  2    6 11 27 13 


Mississippi State 3 (12-2-1,1-1 SEC)

Name (Pos)                 AB  R  H RBI  BB SO PO  A
Matthew Maniscalco ss.....  5  0  1  0    0  1  2  2 
Jeff Butts lf.............  4  0  0  0    0  0  2  0 
Steve Gendron 3b..........  4  0  2  0    0  1  0  1 
Matthew Brinson 1b........  3  0  0  0    1  1  6  0 
Brad Corley rf............  3  1  2  0    1  0  2  0 
Brent Lewis dh............  3  1  2  0    0  0  0  0 
 Craig Tatum ph............ 1  0  0  0    0  0  0  0 
J.B. Tucker c.............  4  1  3  2    0  1 11  0 
Tyler Scarbrough 2b.......  3  0  0  0    0  1  0  1 
 Thomas Berkery 2b......... 0  0  0  0    0  0  0  1 
Joseph Hunter cf..........  3  0  0  1    0  0  4  0 
Alan Johnson p............  0  0  0  0    0  0  0  1 
 Saunders Ramsey p......... 0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0 
 Brian Owens p............. 0  0  0  0    0  0  0  1 
 Robby Goodson p........... 0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0 
 Jamie Gant p.............. 0  0  0  0    0  0  0  0 
Totals.................... 33  3 10  3    2  5 27  7 



Score by innings:                      R  H  E
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Vanderbilt            000 101 002   -  4  8  0
Mississippi State     000 300 000   -  3 10  3
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