Utah Baseball Wins Rubber Match 5-4 Against USC

first_imgApril 13, 2019 /Sports News – Local Utah Baseball Wins Rubber Match 5-4 Against USC Written by FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailSALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Utah baseball earned the series win with a 5-4 victory over USC on Saturday, April 13 at Smith’s Ballpark in Salt Lake City, Utah.Erick Migueles had a monster game going 3-3 with three doubles and three RBI. Chase Fernlund and Oliver Dunn each had two hits on the day as well. In all, the top three batters in the lineup went a combined 7-10 on the afternoon and scored four of the five runs to help clinch the series over the Trojans.Utah once again got their bats going early scoring one run in the first inning to take the lead when Shea Kramer knocked in Dunn from third.USC tied up the game in the third, but Migueles’ second double of the game scored Fernlund and Dunn putting the Utes back up 3-1.The Trojans tied up the score in the fifth scoring one run in each of the fourth and fifth innings, but Migueles came through once again with a double to score Fernlund.Utah added an insurance run in the seventh and ended up needing it as USC threatened in the ninth, scoring one run, but Dustyn Schramm got the save pushing Utah to victory.Joshua Tedeschi got the win moving his record to 4-3 on the season. He pitched 6.2 innings and only allowed three runs on six hits. Schramm came in for Tedeschi and closed things out over the final 2.1 innings to earn his second save of the season.The win was the 10th of the season for the Utes and earned them their first Pac-12 series victory as they bounced back to win the final two games.Utah is three games in to a seven-game homestand and will be back at Smith’s Ballpark to host Utah Valley on Tuesday, April 16 at 6 p.m.   Tags: Pac 12/Utah Utes Baseball Robert Lovelllast_img read more