Game recap: UCLA Bruins win big over the Aggies

The Texas Aggies lost their first game of the year last night against the Fighting Illini. Tonight, they will try to get back on the winning streak against 9-0 Bruins team.

The Aggies will continue to be aggressive on the bases according to coach.

The Aggies Christian Roa is taking the mound with his 2-0 record and 2.45 earned run average. The Bruins Nick Nastrini brings his 1-0 record along with his 2.08 earned run average.

1st

Radar gun: 93, 77, 92, 94, 79, 93

Mitchell grounded out to 2nd. Silva singled to right. Shortstop McLain displayed some power by hitting a 2 run homerun to center. Schwartz struck out swinging. Moberg singled. Cuellar grounded out to short. Score 2-0.

Bottom of the 1st

Radar gun: 92, 80, 90, 90, 78

Blaum struck out but reached on a wild pitch. He advanced to 2nd and then to 3rd on separate wild pitches. Blake grounded out to 2nd but that scored Blaum. Sartori struck out swinging and Frizzell struck out swinging to end the inning. Score 2-1 UCLA.

2nd

Cardenas walked on 4 pitches. Caulfield singled to 1st and Cardenas advanced to 2nd. Perez reached on a fielder’s choice. Caulfield advanced to 2nd; Cardenas was out at 3rd by a close play, pitcher to 3rd. Call the police cause we got a theft; Perez stole 2nd and Caulfield stole 3rd. Mitchell was intentionally walked. Silva reached on a fielder’s choice. Caulfield was out at home. McLain struck out swinging.

Bottom 2nd:

Coleman walked. Deloach flied out to center. Alejo grounded out to short. Schmidt struck out swinging.

3rd

Schwartz walked. Moberg flied out to center. Cuellar homered to right center. Cardenas struck out looking. Caulfield reached on a throwing error by SS. Perez struck out swinging.

Bottom 3rd:

Werner struck out swinging. Blaum grounded out to short. Blake walked and advanced to 2nd on a wild pitch. Sartori grounded out to short.

4th

Radar: 79, 82, 90

Mitchell singled to the pitcher. Silva singled to 1st on a bunt advancing Mitchell. They got away with a double steal. McLain struck out swinging. Schwartz struck out swinging. Moberg flied out to center.

Bottom 4th

Radar: 84, 89, 84

Frizzell out at 1st. Coleman homered to left and this Aggie crowd went nuts. Deloach was hit by a pitch. Alejo struck out swinging. Deloach stole 2nd. Schmidt walked. Schmidt and Deloach advanced on a wild pitch. Werner struck out swinging.

5th

Cuellar walked. Cardenas struck out looking. Caulfield grounded out to short and Cuellar avdanced to 2nd. Perez singled up the middle and Cuellar scored.

Pitching change for the Aggies. Menefee is in to pitch. Perez advanced to 2nd on an error by the pitcher. Mitchell walked. Mitchell and Perez advanced on a wild pitch. Silva walked.

Radar for Menefee: 82, 83, 93, 92

Pitching change: Magers

McLain struck out swinging.

Bottom of the 5th

Blaum fouled out to 1st. Blake grounded out to 2nd. Sartori walked. Frizzell struck out swinging.

Score 5-2

6th

Pitching change for the Aggies: Saenz

Schwartz grounded out to 3rd. Moberg walked. Cuellar singled through the right side and Moberg advanced to 2nd. Cardenas singled to right field. Moberg scored. Cardenas advanced to 2nd.

Pitching change: Nelson

Caulfield walked. Perez reached on a fielding error by 2nd. Cuellar scored.

Pitching change: Johnston

Mitchell reached on a fielder’s choice. Perez out at 2nd. Cardenas scored but it was an unearned run. Silva singled, Caulfield scored and it was unearned as well. McLain flied out to right. Score 9-2 UCLA

Bottom of the 6th

Pitching change: Mullen

Coleman struck out looking. Deloach walked. Alejo reached on a fielder’s choice. Schmidt walked. Werner struck out swinging.

7th

Schwartz singled up the middle. Moberg lined out to 3rd. Cuellar doubled down the left field line and Schwartz advanced to 3rd. Cardenas walked to load the bases with 1 out.

Pitching change: Ornelas

Caulfield grounded out to 2nd. Schwartz scored. Perez fouled out to 3rd.

Bottom of the 7th

Pitching change: Townsend

Blaum struck out swinging. Blake grounded out to 2nd. Sartori flied out to center.

8th

Mitchell grounded out. Silva flied out to left. McLain struck out swinging.

Bottom of the 8th

Pitching change: Mora

Frizzell struck out swinging. Coleman struck out swinging. Deloach walked. Britt struck out swinging.

9th

Schwartz flied out to left. Moberg singled to short. Teijeiro struck out looking. Cardenas flied out to 2nd.

Bottom of the 9th

Corbett flied out to center. Coleman fouled out to 1st. Blaum grounded out to 2nd to end the game.

BALLGAME Bruins win 10-2

Nick Nastrini improves to 2-0 on the year. His line was: 5 IP|4 BB|8 K| 5 WP

10,021 baseball fans were here tonight for this one.

Post game

Some other photos from the day.

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