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    April 17, 2003

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                        2003 Notre Dame Baseball Stats
                     Pittsburgh at #13 Notre Dame (Game 1)
               Apr 17, 2003 at Notre Dame, Indiana (Eck Stadium)
    

    Pittsburgh 2 (26-12,7-7 BIG EAST)

    Name (Pos) AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB Avg Ben Copeland cf........... 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 1 .333 Mike Scanzano 3b.......... 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .343 Bryan Spamer ss........... 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .315 Tom Cashman 1b............ 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 .359 Stuart Rykaceski lf....... 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .343 Alex Rybczak c............ 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .290 Joe Burger dh............. 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .309 Michael Bell rf........... 3 0 2 0 0 1 5 0 0 .242 Scott Folmar 2b........... 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 4 .342 Joe Engel p............... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 A. Luckette p............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals.................... 30 2 8 1 0 4 18 4 7

    Notre Dame 5 (27-7,8-1 BIG EAST)

    Name (Pos) AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB Avg Steve Sollmann 2b......... 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 3 0 .385 Brennan Grogan lf......... 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .315 Matt Edwards 1b........... 3 0 0 0 0 1 11 1 0 .357 Kris Billmaier cf......... 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .280 Javi Sanchez c............ 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 .310 Cody Rizzo rf............. 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .356 Matt Macri ss............. 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 4 0 .303 Steve Andres dh........... 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .314 Matt Bransfield ph........ 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222 Greg Lopez 3b............. 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 .273 Chris Niesel p............ 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Totals.................... 25 5 8 4 1 1 21 11 4

    Score by innings: R H E ------------------------------------------- Pittsburgh 002 000 0 - 2 8 0 Notre Dame 030 101 - 5 8 2 -------------------------------------------

    E - Matt Macri 2(13). DP - Panthers 1. LOB - Panthers 7; Irish 4. 2B - Cody Rizzo(10); Matt Macri 2(11). SF - Bransfield(2).

    Pittsburgh IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ERA NP Joe Engel........... 5.1 8 5 5 1 1 24 25 5.32 80 A. Luckette......... 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0.00 2

    Notre Dame IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ERA NP Chris Niesel........ 7.0 8 2 2 0 4 30 30 2.85 111

    Win - Chris Niesel 5-1. Loss - Joe Engel 3-4. Save - None. WP - Chris Niesel(6). Umpires - Start: 12:05 PM Time: 1:50 Attendance:

    Game Notes: ID-179150

    Play-by-play

                        2003 Notre Dame Baseball Stats
                       Pittsburgh at Notre Dame (Game 1)
               Apr 17, 2003 at Notre Dame, Indiana (Eck Stadium)
    

    Score by innings: R H E ------------------------------------------- Pittsburgh 002 000 0 - 2 8 0 Notre Dame 030 101 - 5 8 2 -------------------------------------------

    Pittsburgh inning 1

    Ben Copeland grounded out to 2b (0-0). M. Scanzano grounded out to 1b unassisted (1-2). Bryan Spamer singled to left field (3-2). Tom Cashman grounded out to 2b (2-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

    Notre Dame inning 1

    S. Sollmann flied out to cf to right center (3-1). B. Grogan flied out to cf to left center (0-0). Matt Edwards flied out to lf (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Pittsburgh inning 2

    S. Rykaceski reached on a fielding error by ss (1-2). S. Rykaceski out at first c to 1b, picked off. Alex Rybczak flied out to lf to left center (2-2). Joe Burger reached on a fielding error by ss (0-0). Michael Bell singled to left center (0-2); Joe Burger advanced to second. Scott Folmar struck out looking (0-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 2 errors, 2 LOB.

    Notre Dame inning 2

    K. Billmaier walked (3-2). Javi Sanchez flied out to rf (1-0). Cody Rizzo singled to left center, advanced to second on the throw (0-0); K. Billmaier advanced to third. Matt Macri doubled down the lf line, RBI (3-2); Cody Rizzo advanced to third; K. Billmaier scored. Steve Andres reached on a fielder's choice, RBI (0-0); Matt Macri advanced to third on the throw; Cody Rizzo scored. Greg Lopez singled to left center, RBI (1-2); Steve Andres advanced to second; Matt Macri scored. S. Sollmann popped up to cf to right center (1-2). B. Grogan grounded out to 1b unassisted (3-0). 3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

    Pittsburgh inning 3

    Ben Copeland struck out (1-2). M. Scanzano singled down the rf line (1-1). Bryan Spamer singled to right center (1-0); M. Scanzano advanced to second. Tom Cashman singled to right center, RBI (1-1); Bryan Spamer advanced to second; M. Scanzano scored. S. Rykaceski reached on a fielder's choice (0-1); Tom Cashman out at second ss to 2b; Bryan Spamer advanced to third. S. Rykaceski advanced to second on a wild pitch; Bryan Spamer scored on a wild pitch. Alex Rybczak grounded out to 3b (1-2). 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

    Notre Dame inning 3

    Matt Edwards struck out (1-2). K. Billmaier flied out to rf (2-2). Javi Sanchez singled to third base. Cody Rizzo reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); Javi Sanchez out at second 2b to ss. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

    Pittsburgh inning 4

    Joe Burger grounded out to ss (1-1). Michael Bell singled down the lf line (0-0). Scott Folmar flied out to cf to left center (1-2). Ben Copeland grounded out to 2b (1-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

    Notre Dame inning 4

    Matt Macri doubled to left center (0-2). Steve Andres singled to right center (0-0); Matt Macri advanced to third. Greg Lopez grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (1-1); Steve Andres out on the play; Matt Macri scored. S. Sollmann singled to center field (0-0). B. Grogan fouled out to rf (0-0). 1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

    Pittsburgh inning 5

    M. Scanzano grounded out to 3b (1-2). Bryan Spamer grounded out to ss

    (2-2). Tom Cashman grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Notre Dame inning 5

    Matt Edwards flied out to rf (2-2). K. Billmaier grounded out to 3b (2-2). Javi Sanchez flied out to cf (3-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Pittsburgh inning 6

    S. Rykaceski singled down the lf line (0-0). Alex Rybczak singled to left center (0-0); S. Rykaceski advanced to second. Joe Burger struck out swinging, bunt (2-2). Michael Bell struck out (2-2). Scott Folmar popped up to 2b up the middle (0-1). 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

    Notre Dame inning 6

    Cody Rizzo doubled to left field (2-1). Matt Macri flied out to rf to right center (3-2); Cody Rizzo advanced to third. A. Luckette to p for Joe Engel. Bransfield pinch hit for Steve Andres. Bransfield flied out to lf, SF, RBI (0-0); Cody Rizzo scored. Greg Lopez popped up to 2b (0-0). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Pittsburgh inning 7

    Ben Copeland flied out to lf (3-2). M. Scanzano grounded out to ss (0-2). Bryan Spamer out at first 1b to p (1-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

    Game Notes: ID-179150

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