Recap

Seton Hall vs Notre Dame (Mar 21, 2009)

News Box Score
                                2009 Notre Dame Baseball
                                Seton Hall at Notre Dame
                  Mar 21, 2009 at Notre Dame, Ind. (Frank Eck Stadium)

Seton Hall 9 (9-7,1-1 BIG EAST)               Notre Dame 4 (13-6,1-1 BIG EAST)

Player                      AB  R  H BI       Player                      AB  R  H BI
---------------------------------------       ---------------------------------------
ABREU, Bobby lf............  4  0  0  2       TATE,Golden lf.............  4  0  1  0
RUSBARSKY, A.J. ss.........  5  0  0  1       MILLS,David rf.............  4  1  1  0
SMEDBERG, Matt cf..........  5  2  2  0       POLLOCK,AJ cf..............  3  1  2  0
AFFINITO, Chris dh.........  5  1  4  1       SHARPLEY,Evan 1b...........  3  1  1  1
 WALSH, Will pr............  0  0  0  0       BARNES,Jeremy ss...........  3  1  1  2
SPAGNUOLO, Chris 1b........  5  1  1  0       CONNOLLY,Ryan dh...........  2  0  0  0
ESPOSITO, Frank c..........  5  1  2  1        GROSSO,Matt ph/dh.........  2  0  0  0
ROGERS, Michael rf.........  4  2  0  0       DOYLE,Mick 2b..............  3  0  0  0
FONTENELLI, Chris 3b.......  3  2  1  0        CASEY,David ph............  1  0  0  0
GUSRANG, Sean 2b...........  2  0  1  2       MCCONNELL,Cameron c........  2  0  0  0
CANTWELL, Keith p..........  0  0  0  0       SHERRY,Greg 3b.............  3  0  0  0
 SINGER, Matt p............  0  0  0  0       DUPRA,Brian p..............  0  0  0  0
                                               SPANO,Joe p...............  0  0  0  0
                                               HUDGINS,Will p............  0  0  0  0
Totals..................... 38  9 11  7       Totals..................... 30  4  6  3

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Seton Hall.......... 120 000 501 -  9 11  0
Notre Dame.......... 000 003 001 -  4  6  2
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E - BARNES,J 2(5). DP - SHU 2; Notre Dame 1. LOB - SHU 10; Notre Dame 3. 2B -
AFFINITO 2(7); ESPOSITO(3); GUSRANG(3). HR - SHARPLEY,E(1); BARNES,J(3). HBP -
FONTENELLI. SH - GUSRANG(2). CS - WALSH(1); POLLOCK,AJ(3).

Seton Hall                     IP  H  R ER BB SO  WP BK HP IBB  AB BF  FO GO  NP
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CANTWELL, Keith  W,3-0.....   8.0  6  4  4  4  5   1  0  0  0   28 32   9  8 106
SINGER, Matt ..............   1.0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0    2  2   0  2  13

Notre Dame                     IP  H  R ER BB SO  WP BK HP IBB  AB BF  FO GO  NP
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DUPRA,Brian  L,2-3.........   6.2  9  7  3  3  3   1  0  0  0   29 33   6 11 111
SPANO,Joe .................   0.0  0  1  0  1  0   0  0  0  0    0  1   0  0   5
HUDGINS,Will ..............   2.1  2  1  1  2  2   0  0  1  0    9 12   3  1  53

WP - CANTWELL(2); DUPRA,B(1). HBP - by HUDGINS,W (FONTENELLI). Pitches/strikes: CANTWELL
106/71; SINGER 13/7; DUPRA,B 111/76; SPANO,J 5/1; HUDGINS,W 53/32.

Strikeouts - AFFINITO; SPAGNUOLO; ESPOSITO; ROGERS; FONTENELLI; CONNOLLY,R; DOYLE,M
3; MCCONNELL,C. Walks - ABREU 2; ROGERS; FONTENELLI; GUSRANG 2; POLLOCK,AJ;
SHARPLEY,E; BARNES,J; MCCONNELL,C.

Umpires - HP: Jim Schaly  1B: James Jackson  3B: Mark Ditsworth
Start: 1:05 pm   Time: 2:34   Attendance: 1235

Weather: 47 deg., 10 MPH wind from S
SPANO,J faced 1 batter in the 7th.
CANTWELL faced 2 batters in the 9th.
Game: ND032109

Play-by-Play
                            2009 Notre Dame Baseball
                    Seton Hall at Notre Dame - Play-by-Play
              Mar 21, 2009 at Notre Dame, Ind. (Frank Eck Stadium)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Seton Hall.......... 120 000 501 -  9 11  0
Notre Dame.......... 000 003 001 -  4  6  2
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Seton Hall starters: 31/lf ABREU; 5/ss RUSBARSKY; 4/cf SMEDBERG; 32/dh
AFFINITO; 20/1b SPAGNUOLO; 27/c ESPOSITO; 11/rf ROGERS; 7/3b FONTENELLI; 12/2b
GUSRANG; 25/p CANTWELL;
Notre Dame starters: 32/lf TATE,G; 5/rf MILLS,D; 4/cf POLLOCK,AJ; 8/1b
SHARPLEY,E; 20/ss BARNES,J; 10/dh CONNOLLY,R; 26/2b DOYLE,M; 28/c MCCONNELL,C;
15/3b SHERRY,G; 6/p DUPRA,B;

Seton Hall 1st - ABREU flied out to lf (1-1). RUSBARSKY grounded out to
3b (1-2). SMEDBERG singled to center field (1-2). AFFINITO doubled to right
center, RBI (1-2); SMEDBERG scored. SPAGNUOLO grounded out to ss (2-2). 1
run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Notre Dame 1st - TATE,G grounded out to p, bunt (0-0). MILLS,D grounded
out to ss (1-0). POLLOCK,AJ walked (3-2). POLLOCK,AJ out at second c to ss,
caught stealing. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Seton Hall 2nd - ESPOSITO singled to first base (2-2). ROGERS reached on
a fielder's choice, bunt (0-0); ESPOSITO out at second p to ss. FONTENELLI
singled to right field (0-0); ROGERS advanced to second. GUSRANG walked (3-2);
FONTENELLI advanced to second; ROGERS advanced to third. ABREU walked, RBI
(3-2); GUSRANG advanced to second; FONTENELLI advanced to third; ROGERS scored.
RUSBARSKY grounded out to 3b, RBI (0-1); ABREU advanced to second; GUSRANG
advanced to third; FONTENELLI scored. SMEDBERG flied out to cf (0-1). 2
runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Notre Dame 2nd - SHARPLEY,E grounded out to c (0-0). BARNES,J flied out
to lf (1-2). CONNOLLY,R struck out swinging (0-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors,
0 LOB.

Seton Hall 3rd - AFFINITO doubled to right field (0-0). SPAGNUOLO
grounded out to ss (0-0). ESPOSITO grounded out to ss (1-2). ROGERS reached on
a fielder's choice (0-0); AFFINITO out at second ss unassisted. 0 runs, 1
hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Notre Dame 3rd - DOYLE,M struck out looking (3-2). MCCONNELL,C flied out
to rf (1-1). SHERRY,G flied out to cf (1-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Seton Hall 4th - FONTENELLI walked (3-0). GUSRANG grounded out to p,
SAC, bunt (2-1); FONTENELLI advanced to second. ABREU grounded out to 3b, bunt
(0-0); FONTENELLI advanced to third. RUSBARSKY flied out to rf (1-0). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Notre Dame 4th - TATE,G singled to center field (0-1). MILLS,D hit into
double play p to ss to 1b (0-2); TATE,G out on the play. POLLOCK,AJ singled
through the left side (0-1). SHARPLEY,E walked (3-1); POLLOCK,AJ advanced to
second. BARNES,J flied out to cf (0-0). 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Seton Hall 5th - SMEDBERG grounded out to p (1-2). AFFINITO struck out
swinging (0-2). SPAGNUOLO singled to first base (0-1). SPAGNUOLO advanced to
second on a wild pitch. ESPOSITO struck out swinging (1-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Notre Dame 5th - CONNOLLY,R popped up to 1b (0-0). DOYLE,M struck out
swinging (0-2). MCCONNELL,C walked (3-2). SHERRY,G flied out to cf (0-0). 0
runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Seton Hall 6th - ROGERS grounded out to 2b (0-0). FONTENELLI struck out
swinging (2-2). GUSRANG flied out to lf (0-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Notre Dame 6th - TATE,G grounded out to ss (0-1). MILLS,D singled to
left field (2-1). POLLOCK,AJ singled to left field (2-2); MILLS,D advanced to
second. SHARPLEY,E grounded out to p (0-0); POLLOCK,AJ advanced to second;
MILLS,D advanced to third. POLLOCK,AJ advanced to third on a wild pitch;
MILLS,D scored on a wild pitch. BARNES,J homered to left field, 2 RBI (1-0);
POLLOCK,AJ scored. GROSSO,M pinch hit for CONNOLLY,R. GROSSO,M flied out to lf
(0-0). 3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Seton Hall 7th - ABREU lined out to ss (0-0). RUSBARSKY flied out to rf
(0-1). SMEDBERG singled through the left side (3-2). AFFINITO singled through
the left side (2-2); SMEDBERG advanced to second. SPAGNUOLO reached on an error
by ss (1-2); AFFINITO advanced to third; SMEDBERG scored, unearned. ESPOSITO
doubled down the rf line, RBI (1-2); SPAGNUOLO advanced to third; AFFINITO
scored, unearned. SPANO,J to p for DUPRA,B. ROGERS walked (3-1). HUDGINS,W to p
for SPANO,J. FONTENELLI reached on a fielding error by ss (0-1); ROGERS
advanced to second; ESPOSITO advanced to third; SPAGNUOLO scored, unearned.
GUSRANG walked, RBI (3-1); FONTENELLI advanced to second; ROGERS advanced to
third; ESPOSITO scored, unearned. ABREU walked, RBI (3-2); GUSRANG advanced to
second; FONTENELLI advanced to third; ROGERS scored, unearned. RUSBARSKY popped
up to 2b (1-2). 5 runs, 3 hits, 2 errors, 3 LOB.

Notre Dame 7th - DOYLE,M struck out swinging (0-2). MCCONNELL,C struck
out swinging (1-2). SHERRY,G grounded out to ss (1-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Seton Hall 8th - SMEDBERG flied out to lf (0-1). AFFINITO singled to
first base (0-0). WALSH pinch ran for AFFINITO. SPAGNUOLO struck out swinging,
hit into double play c to 2b (3-2); WALSH out on the play, caught stealing.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Notre Dame 8th - TATE,G grounded out to ss (3-2). MILLS,D flied out to
lf (0-1). POLLOCK,AJ popped up to 2b (0-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Seton Hall 9th - ESPOSITO flied out to cf (2-2). ROGERS struck out
looking (3-2). FONTENELLI hit by pitch (3-2). GUSRANG doubled to center field,
RBI (0-0); FONTENELLI scored. ABREU out at first 1b to p (1-1). 1 run, 1
hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Notre Dame 9th - GROSSO,M to dh. SHARPLEY,E homered, RBI (0-0). BARNES,J
walked (3-2). SINGER to p for CANTWELL. GROSSO,M grounded into double play 2b
to ss to 1b (3-2); BARNES,J out on the play. CASEY,D pinch hit for DOYLE,M.
CASEY,D grounded out to 2b (3-2). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.