College World Series Capsules
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Davis goes deep in
eighth to lift ASU past UCI
Sun Devils use three homers to
Ike Davis homered
to lead off the bottom of the eighth to snap a 4-4 tie and lead fifth-seeded
Arizona State over UC Irvine 5-4 Saturday afternoon at the College World Series in
front of 19,638 fans at Rosenblatt Stadium.
The Sun Devils
(49-13) will meet the winner of the Oregon State-Cal State Fullerton game on
Monday evening at 7 p.m. EDT. The Anteaters (45-16-1) will face the loser on
Monday afternoon at 2 p.m. EDT.
The Sun Devils had
knotted the score in the bottom of the fifth on a homer by C.J. Retherford. ASU
started the scoring in the bottom of the second as Matt Spencer went deep
following a pair of walks to put the Sun Devils on top 3-0.
playing in their first College World Series contest, took the lead with four in
the top of the fourth. Bryan Petersen had a two-run triple and scored on a
double by Sean Madigan. Ollie Linton’s base hit brought in Madigan to give UCI a
Jason Jarvis (2-2)
was the winner in relief, tossing two hitless innings with one walk and three
strikeouts. UCI starter Scott Gorgen (12-3) took the loss, going 7.0 innings
with eight hits, five earned runs, three walks and nine strikeouts.