STARKVILLE – The Mississippi State Diamond Dawgs earned its fifteenth win of the season on Tuesday night time after they defeated the visiting Samford Bulldogs at Dudy Noble Subject.
MSU collected 10 hits en path to a 9-4 victory.
Dakota Jordan and Hunter Hines each had three-hit days for the Diamond Dawgs. Hines went 3-for-5 with a double, driving in an RBI. Jordan had two doubles on his 3-for-4 day, totaling two RBIs. This was Jordan’s first multi-hit recreation as a Bulldog.
Evan Siary drew the beginning on the mound for State, putting out two batters in two innings of labor. The mix of Graham Yntema, Brock Tapper, Aaron Nixon and KC Hunt tallied seven innings out of the pen. The 4 arms struck out seven batters, permitting solely two unearned runs and two walks.
Aaron Walton homered to proper, a two-run blast. Mississippi State 0, Samford 2
Connor Hujsak stole residence on a double steal. Dakota Jordan crossed the plate on a fielder’s alternative. Mississippi State 2, Samford 2
Steele and Anderson scored on a throwing error. Mississippi State 2, Samford 4
Husjak drew a bases-loaded stroll to push Hines throughout. Dakota Jordan doubled down the left-field line to attain Hancock and Probability. Mississippi State 5, Samford 4
Colton Ledbetter singled by the correct aspect to attain Amani Larry. Mississippi State 6, Samford 4
Hunter Hines singled to left to attain Larry from second. Luke Hancock singled off the pitcher to attain Ledbetter from third. Ross Highfill scored on a handed ball. Mississippi State 9, Samford 4
The Bulldogs are again in motion on Thursday as they return to Southeastern Convention play internet hosting the South Carolina Gamecocks. First pitch is scheduled for six p.m. on the SEC Community.