Baseball Notches First Come-From-Behind Win Of The Year, 7-6, Over Aggies
The UC Riverside Baseball Team entered Saturday evening's Big West Conference match up with UC Davis without a single come-from-behind win on the season to their credit. It wasn't easy, but the Highlanders scored a single run in the bottom of the eighth inning of a back-and-forth affair, and catcher Bart Steponovich turned in the defensive play of the season in the top of the ninth to remove that monkey from their collective backs in a 7-6 victory.
Marc Venning Celebrates Birthday With a Bash in Gauchos' 9-2 Win
Marc Venning made sure to celebrate his 22nd birthday in a big way by clubbing a pair of doubles and driving in three runs as UC Santa Barbara defeated Pacific, 9-2 on Saturday night, to already capture the weekend series.
Three Homers Power Cal Poly Past No. 12 Cal State Fullerton, 8-6
Cal Poly hit three home runs to account for all of its runs and evened its Big West Conference baseball series against No. 12 Cal State Fullerton at a game apiece with an 8-6 victory Saturday night at Goodwin Field.
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Duffy, Dirtbags rally for walkoff win over UC Irvine
After a rocky start, Long Beach State settled in and gutted out a 4-3 walkoff victory Saturday night to even up a crucial Big West series against UC Irvine. Junior Matt Duffy drove in the winning run in the bottom of the ninth for the Dirtbags.